Majority Act

One more time to the private side of the royalty sacralidade conferred it. (SCHWARCZ, p 64,2007). The regency finishes for pressures of the Carioca elite, and, evidently, for Liberal that they longed for to stop the reforms promoted for Arajo Rasp, the last one regent, who was conservative and promoted one politics regressionista, abolishing the relative autonomy that the provinces had conquered. The Congress, then, promotes ' ' Majority of the Imperador' ' , assuming, to the 14 years, as Peter II, in 23 of July of 1840. These elites had perceived the importance to promote the majority of future emperor Peter de Alcntara, who for the law not yet could exert the position. All really she started, when the acceptance of the call occurred additional Act in 1834, text of 25 articles, of Liberal matrix that took care of to some claims, even so of cautious form. The Regency that was Trina capsized Joins, preventing the conflicts in the command and the games of interest. The Additional Act dissolved the Advice of State, created provincial state legislatures – what it provided more autonomy for the Provinces.

Although the additional act represented a factor of conciliation between the forces divergent politics, the contradiction was latent, therefore, at the same time where if politics considered to the centralization in hands of an only regent, gave considerable autonomy to the provinces. In the case of the regency it joins of Arajo Rasp, the Additional Act was I coat in way to ' ' Conservadora&#039 restoration; ' , instituting it interpretativa Law of the Additional Act, which revoked some of the aspects more federalists of the Act, as the police, administrative and legal administration of the Provinces. In the end of the twenty fifth article, it appears the word that serves of base for the blow ' ' In the case of doubt on the intelligence of some article of this reform, to the central Legislative it competes interprets-lo' '.