Luc Verhey appointed member of the Dutch Council of State
Luc Verheij, Professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law (Kircheiner chair) at Leiden Law School has been appointed as a member of the 'Raad van State', the Dutch Council of State. Verheij was already a State Councillor at the Advisory Division since 2011. He will continue to fulfill this role besides now becoming a member of the Council of State.
This so-called ‘constitutional’ Council fulfills both ceremonial and official tasks. The tasks of the Council of State are assigned by law to the Advisory Division and the Administrative Jurisdiction Division, respectively.
More information about the Dutch Council of State can be found here.