2017 Amendment Proposal to the Turkish Constitution

On 21st of January, the Turkish parliament approved a constitutional amendment that will, pending the public referendum to be held in spring of this year, introduce major changes to the current parliamentary system and empower the President of the Republic as head of the executive. In order to provide the full extent of these changes to the international followers of current affairs in Turkey, we prepared a comparative table of all of the amendments in English. This translation is based on the amendment proposals as published by the Turkish Bar Association.

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