French Economic, Social and Environmental Council

The Economic, Social and Environmental Council (French: Conseil économique, social et environnemental), known as the Economic and Social Council before the constitutional law of 23 July 2008, is a consultative assembly in France. It does not play a role in the adoption of statutes and regulations, but advises the lawmaking bodies on questions of social and economic policies.

Economic, Social and Environmental Council

Conseil économique, social et environnemental
Type
Type
Consultative assembly
Leadership
President
Thierry Beaudet
Seats233 Councillors

The executive may refer any question or proposal of social or economic importance to the Economic, Social and Environmental Council.[citation needed] The Council publishes reports, which are sent to the Prime Minister, National Assembly and Senate. They are published in the Journal Officiel.