© 2013 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. All rights are reserved. Article 149.3 of the Spanish Constitution contains a clause establishing the primacy of State law over regional law. Over the past 30 years, both in theory and in the case law of the Constitutional Court (hereinafter: CC), the validity of this clause has been discussed, basically because the application of this principle is better suited to a composite federal State than to a decentralized regional State such as Spain.
|Title of host publication||The Ways of Federalism in Western Countries and the Horizons of Territorial Autonomy in Spain|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Nov 2013|