Ceremony in Belém
The President of the Republic empowered the new members of the Council of State in a ceremony held in the Palace of Belém.
Empowered by inherence were Councillors of State Dr. Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues, Speaker of Parliament, and Dr. António Costa, Prime Minister; also empowered were Councillors of State elected by Parliament, Dr. Carlos César, Dr. Francisco Pinto Balsemão, Prof. Doctor Francisco Louçã, Prof. Doctor Adriano Moreira and Domingos Abrantes Ferreira.
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