Under Article 27 of the Basic Law No. 2011-6 of 16 December 2011 on the organization provisional government the Constituent Assembly ended with the provisions of the Constitution of 1 June 1959. Download

Article 31 (Amended by constitutional law n° 2002-51 dated June 1, 2002)

During the recess of the Chamber of Deputies and the Chamber of Advisors, the President of the Republic may issue decrees which will be submitted, as the case may be, for ratification by the Chamber of Deputies or by the two chambers, during the ordinary session following the recess.