- the legislature of certain states in Germany.
Origin of Landtag
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On the side of administration the powers of the Landtag are but nominal.The Governments of Europe
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He had done his part, and the rest was the concern of Herr Krippenreuther and the Landtag.
A new house has also been built for the Prussian parliament (Landtag) in the Albrecht-strasse.
Minister of State von Knobelsdorff declared in the monarch's name the Landtag to be open.
On June 12, the Government proposal for the establishment of a monarchy with a hereditary ruler was presented to the Landtag.
- the legislative assembly of each state in present-day Germany and Austria
- the estates of principalities in medieval and modern Germany
- the assembly of numerous states in 19th-century Germany
C16: German: land assembly
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