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Ombudsman – Provedor de Justiça

Rua Pau de Bandeira, 7-9
PT-1249-088 Lisboa

Hotline: 808 200 084
Tel.: +351 213 926 600
Fax: +351 213 961 243
Website: http://www.provedor-jus.pt

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When a petition is presented to Parliament, it must be addressed to the President of Parliament. If it is subscribed by more than 1000 citizens, these must be heard by the relevant Parliamentary Committee. The right to petition is regulated by Law 43/90.

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Citizens’ legislative initiative

The draft laws proposed by citizens must be backed by a minimum of 35,000 people and must be addressed to the President of Parliament. Article 167º of the Constitution guarantees

Palácio de S. Bento
1249-068 LISBOA
Tel.: +351 213919000
Fax: +351 213917440 

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