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Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts

Pontificium Consilium de Legum Textibus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Pontifical Council
  • Name Changed: 1999
  • Curial Office
  • Roman Curia
  • Description: consists mainly in interpreting the laws of the Church. (Pastor Bonus, 154)
  • Section on the Vatican Website: http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/pontifical_councils/intrptxt/
  • Mailing Address: 00193 Roma, Palazzo delle Congregazioni, Piazza Pio XII, 10
  • Telephone: 06.69.88.40.08
  • Fax: 06.69.88.47.10

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law
15 September 1917ErectedPontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law (erected)
Pontifical Commission for the Revision of the Code of Canon Law
28 March 1963Name ChangedPontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law Pontifical Commission for the Revision of the Code of Canon Law
Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law
2 January 1984Name ChangedPontifical Commission for the Revision of the Code of Canon Law Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law
Pontifical Council for the Interpretation of Legislative Texts
28 June 1988ElevatedPontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon Law Pontifical Council for the Interpretation of Legislative Texts
Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
1999Name ChangedPontifical Council for the Interpretation of Legislative Texts Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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