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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 01.1.1

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 01 - General public services
  • Group: 01.1 - Executive and legislative organs, financial and fiscal affairs, external affairs
  • Class: 01.1.1 - Executive and legislative organs (CS)

Explanatory note

- Administration, operation or support of executive and legislative organs.
Includes: office of the chief executive at all levels of government - office of the monarch, governor-general, president, prime minister, governor, mayor, etc.; legislative bodies at all levels of government - parliaments, chambers of deputies, senates, assemblies, town councils, etc.; advisory, administrative and political staffs attached to chief executive offices and legislatures; libraries and other reference services serving mainly executive and legislative organs; physical amenities provided to the chief executive, the legislature and their aides; permanent or ad hoc commissions and committees created by or acting on behalf of the chief executive or legislature.
Excludes: ministerial offices, offices of heads of departments of local governments, interdepartmental committees, etc. concerned with a specific function (classified according to function).

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