Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Government of France': French Fifth Republic Constitution of France Semi-presidential system Democracy Laïcité Republic Social Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen Human rights Separation of powers Sovereignty Executive (government) Federal government of the United States Judiciary Legislature President of France Prime Minister of France National Assembly of France Senate of France Constitutional Council of France Civil law (legal system) Napoleonic code Civil law (common law) Council of State (France) Court of Cassation (France) Criminal law European Coal and Steel Community European Union Directive (European Union) Regulation (European Union) Treaties of the European Union Referendum Bill of rights French Fourth Republic Electoral college Charles de Gaulle Two-round system De jure Cohabitation (government) Jacques Chirac French Civil Service Military of France Cabinet (government) Council of Ministers of France First Employment Contract Minister of Justice (France) Minister of National Education (France) Minister of the Economy, Industry and Employment (France) Minister of the Interior (France) Élysée Palace