Vice President of Uzbekistan

The office of vice president of Uzbekistan was a political position in Uzbekistan until it was abolished on January 8, 1992.[1]

Vice President of Uzbekistan
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Only officeholder
Shukrullo Mirsaidov

March 1990–8 January 1992
AppointerPresident
PrecursorNone
FormationMarch 1990
First holderShukrullo Mirsaidov
Final holderShukrullo Mirsaidov
Abolished8 January 1992
SuccessionPrime Minister of Uzbekistan
Name Took office Left office Notes
Shukrullo Mirsaidov March 1990 8 January 1992 [2][3][4]

Article 96 of the Constitution of Uzbekistan states that should the President of the Republic fail to perform his duties due to poor health, confirmed by a certificate of a State Medical Commission formed by the Supreme Assembly of Uzbekistan (Oliy Majlis), an emergency session of the Oliy Majlis shall be held within ten days. The session shall elect an Acting President of the Republic for a term of not more than three months, during which time a presidential election shall be held.[5]

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  1. ^ Drobizheva, L. M.; Gottemoeller, Rose; Kelleher, Catherine McArdle (June 6, 1998). Ethnic Conflict in the Post-Soviet World: Case Studies and Analysis. M.E. Sharpe. ISBN 9781563247415 – via Google Books.
  2. ^ Drobizheva, L. M.; Gottemoeller, Rose; Kelleher, Catherine McArdle (June 6, 1998). Ethnic Conflict in the Post-Soviet World: Case Studies and Analysis. M.E. Sharpe. ISBN 9781563247415 – via Google Books.
  3. ^ http://www.fahriturk.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Understanding-Violent-Conflict-Dissertation.pdf
  4. ^ "Top Officials in Central Asia". Central Intelligence Agency, Directorate of Intelligence. June 6, 1992 – via Google Books.
  5. ^ Constitution of Uzbekistan