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Holy See (Vatican City)

The Holy See (Vatican City State)

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Name Official Name Type
Pope Pope Head of State
Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State Pontificia Commissione per lo Stato della Città del Vaticano Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Pope FRANCIS
  • Head of Government: Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro PAROLIN
  • Assembly: Holy See (Vatican City) has a unicameral Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State (Pontificia Commissione per lo Stato della Città del Vaticano) with 7 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Pope is elected by the College of Cardinals.
  • Secretary of State is appointed by the Pope.
  • In the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State (Pontificia Commissione per lo Stato della Città del Vaticano) 7 members are appointed by the Pope to serve 5-year terms.
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