Article 2: Laws enacted by the government of the Reich may deviate from the constitution as long as they do not affect the institutions of the Reichstag and the Reichsrat
. The rights of the President remain undisturbed.
Yes, the Social Democrats "became the largest single party in Parliament," but that election also smashed the German majority in the Austrian Reichsrat
(or parliament), electing 233 Germans to 283 non-Germans to the lower house, including 103 Czechs.
She also observes the punctilio of "Austria-Hungary" by making sure that Hungary features regularly if not quite as often as the "The Kingdoms and Lands represented in the Reichsrat
On 5 December 1917, six members of the German nationalist faction in the Austrian parliament (Reichsrat
) handed the Imperial and Royal [kaiserliche und konigliche or k.u.k.] Minister of Defense, Friedrich von Georgi (1852-1926), an inquiry titled "The Conduct of the Czechs in the World War." (1) The document, which was later even printed and distributed to the public, was no inquiry in the usual sense of the word, but a bill of indictment 400 pages strong, which collectively accused the Czech population of the Flabsburg Monarchy of having committed treason against the state.
According to this article German-Austria after joining Germany receives proportional representation in the Imperial Council (Reichsrat
As the menu had three fish dishes, followed by pork and then venison, we ordered a bottle of Riesling from Reichsrat
von Buhl in Pfalz, a knockout dry white from a sophisticated and interesting list.
constituency in the Austrian Reichsrat
, offered a brief litany of
Riesling Jazz Label Reichsrat
von Buhl Pfalz, Germany 2008
Insolent thugs holding a meeting in the park opposite the Reichsrat
, chanting, singing vile Reform Union songs.
The Reconstruction Law abolished the popular assemblies of the separate German states and decreed that "the sovereign powers of the laender are transferred to the Reich." The states' residual powers were eliminated with the abolition of the Reichsrat
(Reich Council) -- roughly equivalent to the original U.S.