Council of the Russian Republic

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Council of the Russian Republic
Временный совет Российской республики  (Russian)
Legislative body in the Russian Republic
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
History
Established 1917
Disbanded 1917
Preceded by State Duma
Succeeded by Russian Constituent Assembly
Seats 313 members
555 members
Meeting place
Tauride duma (cropped).jpg
Tauride Palace, Petrograd

Council of the Russian Republic (Russian: Временный совет Российской республики, (also known as Pre-parliament) was a legislative assembly of the Russian Republic. It convened at the Marinsky Palace on October 20, 1917, but was dissolved by the Bolsheviks on November, 7/8, 1917. It was headed by a presidium of five members with Nikolay Avksentiev (Social-Revolutionary) as president.


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