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List of current presidents of legislatures

This is a list of current presiding officers of the legislative assemblies of sovereign and unrecognized states, autonomous regions, dependencies and other territories, sui generis entities, and international organisations.

List of female speakers of national and territorial lower houses

This list presents female speakers of national and territorial lower houses of their respective countries or territories. The lower house is one of two chambers in a bicameral legislature. The lower house has more power than the upper house. It usually has the power to impeach the executive in presidential republics or remove the Prime Minister in semi-presidential republics. Its members are elected by popular votes, compared to the upper house members who are usually appointed.

List of female speakers of national and territorial upper houses

This list presents female speakers of national and territorial upper houses of their respective countries or territories. The upper house, often called the Senate, is the one of two chambers in a bicameral legislature. The upper house usually has less power than the lower house. In some countries, its members are appointed rather than elected by popular votes. Speaker of the upper house is the one who takes office as acting head of state in presidential republic.

People's Assembly of Abkhazia

The Peoples Assembly of the Republic of Abkhazia is the unicameral legislature of the Republic of Abkhazia.

Ad hoc Divans

The two Ad hoc Divans were legislative and consultative assemblies of the Danubian Principalities, vassals of the Ottoman Empire. They were established by the Great Powers under the Treaty of Paris. By then, the Crimean War had taken the two states out of Russias sphere of influence, and had nullified the Moldo-Wallachian Regulamentul Organic regime. Officially, the two assemblies were provisional replacements for the traditional assemblies, the Sfaturi. The term "divan", is derived from the Ottoman rule, being the name of a high governmental body in a number of Islamic states. The electio ...

National Assembly (Afghanistan)

The National Assembly, also known as the Parliament of Afghanistan, or simply as the Afghan Parliament, is the national legislature of Afghanistan. It is a bicameral body, comprising two chambers: Meshrano Jirga Pashto: مشرانوجرګه ‎ or the House of Elders: an upper house with 102 seats. Wolesi Jirga Pashto: ولسي جرګه ‎ or the House of the People: a lower house with 250 seats. According to Chapter Five of the Constitution of Afghanistan, "the National Assembly of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan as the highest legislative organ is the manifestation of the will of its people and represent ...

                                     

ⓘ National legislatures

  • This is a list of legislatures by country. A legislature is the generic name for the national parliaments and congresses that act as a plenary general
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  • turpitude. Members of the National Legislature and the Council of Ministers are eligible for membership of state legislatures or state councils of ministers
  • branches of government. Laws enacted by legislatures are usually known as primary legislation. In addition, legislatures may observe and steer governing actions
  • Belmopan, the Parliament has sat at National Assembly Building, Belmopan since 1970. Politics of Belize List of legislatures by country Prime Minister of Belize
  • numbering of the Legislatures is continuous, including the Legislatures of the imperial General Assembly and of the republican National Congress. The inauguration
  • List of Presidents of the National Assembly of Ecuador. National Congress of Ecuador Politics of Ecuador List of legislatures by country CIA 2010 CIA
  • This is a list of United States state legislatures Each state in the United States has a legislature as part of its form of civil government. Most of
  • The Legislatures of the United Kingdom are derived from a number of different sources from both within the UK and through membership of the European Union
  • Junta of Chile dissolved Congress. Chamber of Deputies of Chile List of legislatures by country Politics of Chile Senate of Chile Junta general names himself