House of Representatives (Morocco)

House of Representatives

مجلس النواب
ⴰⵙⵇⵇⵉⵎ ⵏ ⵉⵎⵓⵔⴰ
Chambre des représentants
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Term limits
5 years
Leadership
President of the House of Representatives
Habib El Malki, USFP
since 16 January 2017[1]
Structure
Seats 395
Current Structure of the House of Representatives
Political groups
Government (270)
  •   RNI (102)
  •   PAM (87)
  •   PI (81)

Opposition (125)

Elections
Mixed member majoritarian (Single non-transferable vote for 305 seats, 60 seats reserved for women and 30 seats reserved for young people under 40 by proportional representation)
Last election
8 September 2021
Next election
2026
Meeting place
Rabat, Morocco
Website
www.chambredesrepresentants.ma/en

The House of Representatives (Arabic: مجلس النواب[maʒ.li.s‿an.nu.waːb]; Berber languages: ⴰⵙⵇⵇⵉⵎ ⵏ ⵉⵎⵓⵔⴰ, romanized: Asqqim n Imura; French: Chambre des représentants) is one of the two chambers—the other of which is the House of Councillors—of the Moroccan Parliament. The House of Representatives has 395 members elected for five-year terms, 305 of whom are elected in multi-seat constituencies, and 90 of whom are elected in two national lists dedicated to promote gender equality and national youth.

See also

References

  1. ^ "16/01/2017: Habib El Malki elected President of the House of Representatives, on Monday 16 January 2017". Chambredesrepresentants.ma. Retrieved 2017-03-07.

Coordinates: 34°01′03″N 6°50′12″W / 34.01750°N 6.83667°W / 34.01750; -6.83667


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