Decree No. 2013-707 of May 27, 2013 Decree No. 2013-707 of May 27, 2013, elevation to the dignity of Grand' cross of the order of merit to foreign title President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution, particularly articles 43 and 76;
Mindful of Decree No. 71-652 of 9 June 1971, regulating the order of merit, as amended;
Considering Decree No. 2012-427 April 3, 2012, appointing the Prime Minister, having regard to Decree No. 2012 - 1169 October 31, 2012; appointing the Grand Chancellor of the National order of the Lion.
Having regard to Decree n ° 2013-277 of February 14, 2013; in the matter of the composition of the Government;
Considering Decree No. 2013 - 329, March 3, 2013; bearing reappointment and appointment of the members of the Council of the order;
On presentation of the Chancellor of the order of merit.
Decrees: Article 1. -Is raised to the dignity of Grand' cross: Claude Bartolone, President of the French National Assembly, born July 29, 1951 in Tunis.
S. 2 - the Minister of Foreign Affairs and of Senegalese living abroad, and the Chancellor of the national order of the Lion are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, may 27, 2013, by the President of the Republic: Macky SALL.
The Prime Minister Umrans