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Arnold KOLLER, Swiss politician. Bundesrat (Federation Council) December since 1986, Head of Federation Mil. (Defence) Department 1986-1989.

Background

KOLLER, Arnold was born on August 29, 1933 in Appenzell, Switzerland. Parents: Arnold Koller.

Education

Humanities, Gymnasium. Bachelor of Economics. Doctor of Law.

Career

Legal division. General Management of PTT and Swiss Cartel Committee. Member of Nationalrat, since 1971. President, Nationalrat, 1984-1985.

President, Cantonal Court, Appenzell, 1986. Member of Standerat. Head of Defence Department. Vice-President and Head of Federal Department of Justice and Police, 1989-1990.

President of the Swiss Confederation and Head of Federal Department of Justice and Police, since 1990. Professor, Swiss and European Economic and Commercial Law, St, Gallen College.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Grundfragen einer Typus-lehre im Gesellschaftsrecht, Fribourg, 1967. Die unmittelbare Anwendbarkeit völkerrechtlicher Vertrage und des EWG-Vertrages im innerstaatlichen Bereich, Berne, 1971. Von der friedenssichem den Funktion des Rechts, St. Gallen, 1984.

Membership

Bundesrat (Federation Council) December since 1986, Head of Federation Mil. (Defence) Department 1986-1989.

Connections

Married Erica Brauder in 1972.

spouse:
Erica Brauder