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English translation: Attorney General's Office

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Portuguese term or phrase:Procuradoria Geral da República
English translation:Attorney General's Office
Entered by: Cristina Santos
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13:08 Mar 11, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Government / Politics
Portuguese term or phrase: Procuradoria Geral da República
There are actually three terms, which are related:
Procurador-Geral
Procuradoria Geral da República
Procuradoria Geral

The original text is written in PT-PT, and the text refers to the situation in Portugal.
Paul Dixon
Brazil
Local time: 18:21
Attorney General's Office
Explanation:
Procuradoria Geral da República - Office of the Attorney General / Attorney General's Office / Office of the Attorney General of the Republic


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http://www.portugal.gov.pt/Portal/EN/Portugal/Sistema_Politi...
Constitution of the Portuguese Republic (Page 27 of 39)
ARTICLE 220
Attorney-General's Office
1. The Attorney-General's Office is the highest authority in public prosecution and shall have such composition and powers as the law shall determine.
2. The Attorney-General's Office shall be presided over by the Attorney-General and shall contain the Superior Council for the Public Prosecution, which shall include members elected by the Assembly of the Republic and members elected by the Public Prosecutors from among themselves.
3. The Attorney-General shall have a term in office of six years, without prejudice to the provisions of Article 133 (m).
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Attorney General's Office


Explanation:
Procuradoria Geral da República - Office of the Attorney General / Attorney General's Office / Office of the Attorney General of the Republic


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Note added at 9 mins (2007-03-11 13:17:10 GMT)
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http://www.pgr.pt/

http://www.pgr.pt/english/index.htm

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Note added at 16 mins (2007-03-11 13:24:29 GMT)
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http://www.portugal.gov.pt/Portal/EN/Portugal/Sistema_Politi...
Constitution of the Portuguese Republic (Page 27 of 39)
ARTICLE 220
Attorney-General's Office
1. The Attorney-General's Office is the highest authority in public prosecution and shall have such composition and powers as the law shall determine.
2. The Attorney-General's Office shall be presided over by the Attorney-General and shall contain the Superior Council for the Public Prosecution, which shall include members elected by the Assembly of the Republic and members elected by the Public Prosecutors from among themselves.
3. The Attorney-General shall have a term in office of six years, without prejudice to the provisions of Article 133 (m).

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