Instrument of Government

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Chapter 1 - Basic principles of the form of government: Article 1 All public power in Sweden proceeds from the people. Swedish democracy is founded on the free formation of opinion and on universal and equal suffrage. It is realised through a representative and parliamentary form of government and through local self-government. Public power is exercised under the law.

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National constitutional law
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Country: 
Sweden