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 55 (Paragraph 2 was added by article 2 of the constitutional law n° 2002-51 dated June 1, 2002)

The President of the Republic appoints high civilian and military officials, on the recommendation of the Government.
The President of the Republic may delegate to the Prime Minister the power of appointment for some of these positions.