Soviet Constitution and Early Issues

Soviet Constitution and Early Issues - According to the...

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According to the Russian Soviet Constitution, local soviets delegated their representatives to the All-Russian Congress of Soviets, which in turn appointed an All-Russian Central Executive Committee (VTsIK). The Council of People’s Commissars, the supreme executive organ of the state, was in theory responsible to the VTsIK and to the All-Russian Congress of Soviets. The Soviets and the Party (RCP) Regional branches of the RCP Commissariat of Nationality Affairs Relations between the RSFSR and other Soviet Republics Formulation of Constitutional Principles of the Union: - “Project of the Resolution Concerning the Relations between the RSFSR and the Independent Republics” - Problem of Great Russian Nationalism - Autonomisation versus Federalism On December 29, 1922, representatives of the republics attended a conference in the Kremlin at which Stalin read the articles of the Union. After some protests, the majority of those present voted in favor of the act. Next day a joint session of the Tenth Congress of Soviets of the RSFSR
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course USEM 1580 taught by Professor Urbanovich during the Fall '09 term at UVA.

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