The Advisory Council for National Transition (CATN) has produced the White Paper on National Transition. The CATN has met 55 times since its inception and has issued 18 reports over the last year and a half. These 18 reports make up the White Paper, which totals more than 1,300 pages.
A publication of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation where, as the Ministry itself describes, “one can find numerous historical, social, cultural, economic and legal references in the joint history of Catalonia and Spain, as well as abundant texts by historians, jurists, economists, political scientists and thinkers from various fields, both Spanish and from other nationalities, who have studied and written on this issue”.
Website of the 9N consultation of the Government of the Generalitat de Catalunya, where you can find the full text of the Law on Consultations and the decree 129/2014 calling the non referendum popular consultation on the political future of Catalonia.
Here you can consult the Manifesto in defense of the consultation of November 9 that the ANC has made public.
On this website of the Ministry of the Presidency there is a “Dossier on non-referendum consultation in Catalonia” with three sections: 1. Documentary chronology: July 2006-October 2014; 2.Opinion articles; and 3. Bibliography
The Council of State in session that took place on 28.09.2014, issued the following opinions:
“Challenge to the provisions without force of law and resolutions of the Autonomous Communities provided for in Article 161.2 of the Constitution against Decree 129/2014, of 27 September, calling for a non-renewable popular consultation on the political future of Catalonia.
(Opinion no. 965/2014)
“Appeal of unconstitutionality against certain precepts of the Law of Catalonia 10/2014, of 26 September, on non referendum popular consultations and other forms of citizen participation.
(Opinion no. 964/2014)
The Council of Ministers of the Government of Spain, meeting in an extraordinary session on September 29th, took these agreements to file an appeal of unconstitutionality against the call for the consultation of November 9th:
“AGREEMENT by which the President of the Government is requested to file an appeal of unconstitutionality against certain precepts of the Law of Catalonia 10/2014, of 26 September, on non-referendary popular consultations and other forms of citizen participation.
AGREEMENT to challenge the provisions without force of law and resolutions of the Autonomous Communities provided for in Article 161.2 of the Constitution in relation to Decree 129/2014, of 27 September 2014, calling for a non-referendum popular consultation on the political future of Catalonia. “
The Government of the Generalitat has presented two appeals asking for “the immediate lifting” of the suspension of the Law of Non-referendum Popular Consultations and other forms of citizen participation, as well as the decree of convocation of the consultation on the political future of Catalonia signed by the President of the Generalitat on September 27.