Question - What did the National Assembly do after winning power?

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After winning power, the National Assembly. immediately executed the king. could not agree on its goals. restored property to the Church. The National Assembly was created amidst the turmoil of the Estates-General that Louis XVI called in 1789 to deal with the looming economic crisis in France. After July 9th, the National Assembly formed into the National Constituent Assembly, which would last until September 30th, 1791. The French Revolution was a revolution in France from 1789 to 1799. The result of the French Revolution was the end of the monarchy. King Louis XVI was executed in 1793. The revolution ended when Napoleon Bonaparte took power in November 1799. The National Assembly succeeded in the abolition of feudalism, serfdom, and class privileges. It set out to end inequality, which was believed to be the root cause of the trouble. Through the work of the Assembly, the special privileges of classes, cities, and provinces were done away with. Ordinary people won more political rights and freedoms.

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30, 1791) its formal name was National Constituent Assembly (Assemblée Nationale Constituante), though popularly the shorter form persisted.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Assembly_(French_Revolution)

Two days later, deprived of use of the tennis court as well, the National Assembly met in the Church of Saint Louis, where the majority of the representatives of the clergy joined them: efforts to restore the old order had served only to accelerate events.

http://mauritiusassembly.govmu.org/English/AboutUs/Pages/Functions.aspx

The functions of the National Assembly include the making of laws, the controlling of the finances of the State and also a critical role to check the actions of government and the Ministries. The power to make laws is exercisable by Bills.

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Estates-General, also called States General, French États-Généraux, in France of the pre-Revolutionary monarchy, the representative assembly of the three “estates, ” or orders of the realm: the clergy and nobility—which were privileged minorities—and a Third Estate, which represented the majority of the people.

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Representatives of third estate known as middle class formed the national assembly in France in 1789. John Locke and Jean Jacques Rousseau played an important role in formation of national assembly.

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Presidents of the National Constituent Assembly (1789–1791) President Began Ended Jean-Louis Gouttes 29 April 1790 8 May 1790 Jacques Guillaume Thouret 8 May 1790 27 May 1790 Bon-Albert Briois de Beaumetz 27 May 1790 8 June 1790 Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès 8 June 1790 21 June 1790

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On 20 June 1789, the members of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath (French: Serment du Jeu de Paume), vowing "not to separate and to reassemble wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom is established". It was a pivotal event in the French Revolution.

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Following the storming of the Bastille on July 14, the National Assembly became the effective government and constitution drafter that ruled until passing the 1791 Constitution, which turned France into a constitutional monarchy.

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The National Assembly played a major role in the French Revolution. It represented the common people of France (also called the Third Estate) and demanded that the king make economic reforms to insure that the people had food to eat.

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The most important work of the National Assembly was the abolition of feudalism, serfdom and class privileges.

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The main aim of national assembly was to limit the powers of the monarch and to bring equality, liberty an fraternity to France, by this they also brought constitutional monarchy into France. The king came under the supervision of the government and France became a constitutional monarchy.

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Early Reforms and War In the first years of the French Revolution, the National Assembly tried to enact several reforms to introduce Enlightenment-style political theory and policy, such as in August 1789 when they passed the Declaration of the Rights of Man.

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Calling the Estates-General. The Estates-General of 1789 was a general assembly representing the French estates of the realm summoned by Louis XVI to propose solutions to France's financial problems. It ended when the Third Estate formed into a National Assembly, signaling the outbreak of the French Revolution.

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The Third Estate would become a very important early part of the French Revolution. But the dramatic inequality in voting—the Third Estate represented more people, but only had the same voting power as the clergy or the nobility—led to the Third Estate demanding more voting power, and as things developed, more rights.