The meme reads, "Urgent: Constituent session suspended in Chile until genocide Piñera stops repression to demonstrators. Military police Carabineros fired tear gas canisters at protesters in downtown Santiago at the beginning of the session."
After electing the President and Vice-President, the CC will draft its procedures, which could take several months.
The constituents will not affect the competencies and attributions of other State branches, which means that the Parliament will not be dissolved.
The CC will also have nine months to draft the new text to submit it to a national referendum under mandatory vote.
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