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President of Poland

President of Poland
Republic of Poland
InsigniaProporzec Prezydenta Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej.svg
InsigniacaptionPresidential Jack
TermlengthFive years, renewable once
AppointerPopular election
IncumbentBronisław Komorowski
Incumbentsince6 August 2010
Formation11 December 1922
InauguralGabriel Narutowicz

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The President of the Republic of Poland ( , shorter form: Prezydent RP) is the Polish head of state. His or her rights and obligations are determined in the Constitution of Poland.

The President of the Republic of Poland is the head of state, the supreme representative of Poland in the international arena. He has executive authority. He has a right to dissolve the parliament in certain cases (i.e. when it fails to form a Council of Ministers or to adopt the budget).

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