House of Peoples of Bosnia and Herzegovina

The House of Peoples of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Serbo-Croatian: Dom naroda Bosne i Hercegovine/Дом народа Босне и Херцеговине) is one of the two chambers of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina, with the other chamber being the House of Representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It was established through the signing of the Dayton Agreement in 1995.

House of Peoples of
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dom naroda
Bosne i Hercegovine

Дом народа
Босне и Херцеговине
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Leadership
Chairman
Nikola Špirić (SNSD)
since 28 June 2022
Vice-chairmen
Structure
Seats15
House of Peoples of BiH.svg
Political groups
Bosniak caucus (5):
  •   SDA (2)
  •   DF (1)
  •   NiP (1)
  •   SBiH (1)

Croat caucus (5):

Serb caucus (5):

Elections
Last election
20 February 2019[1]
Meeting place
Parliament (6042784223).jpg
Government building
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina
43°51′16.48″N 18°24′20.63″W / 43.8545778°N 18.4057306°W / 43.8545778; -18.4057306Coordinates: 43°51′16.48″N 18°24′20.63″W / 43.8545778°N 18.4057306°W / 43.8545778; -18.4057306
Website
www.parlament.ba

It has 15 members equally distributed among the three ethnic groups in Bosnia and Herzegovina: 5 Bosniaks, 5 Serbs, and 5 Croats. The members are appointed by the parliaments of the constituent peoples. Their duty is to make sure that no law is passed unless all three groups agree on it.

Chairmen of the House of PeoplesEdit

# Name Term of Office Party
1 Momir Tošić 3 January 1997 2 September 1997 SDS
2 Avdo Čampara 3 September 1997 2 May 1998 SDA
3 Petar Majić 3 May 1998 4 December 1998 HDZ BiH
4 Vladimir Šoljić 4 December 1998 3 August 1999 HDZ BiH
5 Izet Žigić 4 August 1999 3 April 2000 SBiH
6 Drago Ljubičić 4 April 2000 20 March 2001 SNS
7 Ilija Šimić 20 March 2001 19 November 2001 HSS BiH
8 Sejfudin Tokić 20 November 2001 19 July 2002 SDP BiH
9 Nikola Špirić 20 July 2002 31 January 2003 SNSD
10 Velimir Jukić 31 January 2003 29 September 2003 HDZ BiH
11 Mustafa Pamuk 30 September 2003 30 May 2004 SDA
12 Goran Milojević 31 May 2004 30 January 2005 PDP
13 Velimir Jukić 31 January 2005 29 September 2005 HDZ BiH
14 Mustafa Pamuk 30 September 2005 30 May 2006 SDA
15 Goran Milojević 31 May 2006 14 March 2007 PDP
16 Ilija Filipović 14 March 2007 13 November 2007 HDZ BiH
17 Sulejman Tihić 14 November 2007 13 July 2008 SDA
18 Mladen Ivanić 14 July 2008 26 February 2009 PDP
19 Dušanka Majkić 26 February 2009 13 March 2009 SNSD
20 Ilija Filipović 14 March 2009 13 November 2009 HDZ BiH
21 Sulejman Tihić 14 November 2009 13 July 2010 SDA
22 Dušanka Majkić 14 July 2010 9 June 2011 SNSD
23 Ognjen Tadić 9 June 2011 8 February 2012 SDS
24 Dragan Čović 9 February 2012 8 October 2012 HDZ BiH
25 Sulejman Tihić 9 October 2012 8 June 2013 SDA
26 Ognjen Tadić 9 June 2013 5 November 2013 SDS
27 Staša Košarac 5 November 2013 8 February 2014 SNSD
28 Dragan Čović 9 February 2014 17 November 2014 HDZ BiH
29 Bariša Čolak 16 February 2015[2] 17 October 2015 HDZ BiH
30 Ognjen Tadić 16 October 2015 15 June 2016 SDS
31 Safet Softić 16 June 2016 15 February 2017 SDA
32 Bariša Čolak 16 February 2017 15 October 2017 HDZ BiH
33 Ognjen Tadić 16 October 2017 15 June 2018 DNS
34 Safet Softić 16 June 2018 6 December 2018 SDA
35 Bariša Čolak 16 February 2019 28 February 2019 HDZ BiH
36 Bakir Izetbegović 28 February 2019 28 October 2019 SDA
37 Dragan Čović 28 October 2019 28 June 2020 HDZ BiH
38 Nikola Špirić 28 June 2020 28 February 2021 SNSD
39 Bakir Izetbegović 28 February 2021 28 October 2021 SDA
40 Dragan Čović 28 October 2021 28 June 2022 HDZ BiH
41 Nikola Špirić 28 June 2022 Incumbent SNSD

List of delegates[3]Edit

Bosniak delegatesEdit

Convocation Delegates
1996–1998 Mirsad Ćeman
(SDA)
Avdo Čampara
(SDA)
Adem Borić
(SDA)
Mehmed Čorhodžić
(SDA)
Salih Kulenović
(SDA)
1998–2000 Šefik Džaferović
(SDA)
Ismet Šarčević
(SDA)
Mugdim Herceg
(SDP BiH)
Izet Žigić
(SBiH)
2000–2002 Halid Genjac
(SDA)
Ibrahim Spahić
(GDS)
Sejfudin Tokić
(SDP BiH)
Munib Jusufović
(SBiH)
2002–2006 Hasan Čengić
(SDA)
Osman Brka
(SDA)
Hilmo Neimarlija
(SDA)/(SBiH)
Mustafa Pamuk
(SBiH)
2006–2010 Sulejman Tihić
(SDA)
Hazim Rančić
(SDA)
Alma Čolo
(SDA)
Adem Ibrahimpašić
(SDP BiH)
2010–2014 Halid Genjac
(SDA)
Nermina Kapetanović
(SDA)
Seudin Hodžić
(SDP BiH)
Mehmed Bradarić
(SDP BiH)
2014–2018 Safet Softić
(SDA)
Sead Kadić
(SDA)
Sifet Podžić
(DF)
Fahrudin Radončić
(SBB BiH)
2018–2022 Bakir Izetbegović
(SDA)
Asim Sarajlić
(SDA)
Amir Fazlić
(SDA)
Denis Bećirović
(SDP BiH)
Munib Jusufović
(SBB BiH)
2022– Šefik Džaferović
(SDA)
Safet Softić
(SDA)
Kemal Ademović
(NiP)
Dženan Đonlagić
(DF)
Džemal Smajić
(SBiH)

Croat delegatesEdit

Convocation Delegates
1996–1998 Mariofil Ljubić
(HDZ BiH)
Petar Majić
(HDZ BiH)
Pero Marković
(HDZ BiH)
Stipo Vujević
(HDZ BiH)
Ivo Andrić Lužanski
(HDZ BiH)
1998–2000 Ivan Madunić
(HDZ BiH)
Zoran Marić
(HDZ BiH)
Vladimir Šoljić
(HDZ BiH)
Vinko Zorić
(HDZ BiH)
Ivo Živković
(HDZ BiH)
2000–2002 Ivo Divković
(SDP BiH)
Niko Sušac
(SDP BiH)
Jerko Ivanković
(NSRzB)
Ilija Šimić
(HSS BiH)
2002–2006 Tomislav Limov
(SDP BiH)
Velimir Jukić
(HDZ BiH)
Anto Spajić
(HDZ BiH)
Branko Zrno
(HDZ BiH)
Ilija Filipović
(HDZ BiH)
2006–2010 Rudo Vidović
(HDZ 1990)
Božo Rajić
(HDZ 1990)
Ivo Miro Jović
(HDZ BiH)
2010–2014 Krunoslav Vrdoljak
(SDP BiH)
Martin Raguž
(HDZ 1990)
Stjepan Krešić
(HSP BiH)
Dragan Čović
(HDZ BiH)
Borjana Krišto
(HDZ BiH)
2014–2018 Mario Karamatić
(HSS BiH)
Ljilja Zovko
(HDZ BiH)
Zdenka Džambas
(HDZ BiH)
Bariša Čolak
(HDZ BiH)
2018–2022 Zlatko Miletić
(DF)/(ZNG)
Lidija Bradara
(HDZ BiH)
Marina Pendeš
(HDZ BiH)
Dragan Čović
(HDZ BiH)
2022– Ilija Cvitanović
(HDZ 1990)
Zdenko Ćosić
(HDZ BiH)

Serb delegatesEdit

Convocation Delegates
1996–1998 Momir Tošić
(SDS)
Milan Krnjajić
(SDS)
Vojislav Maksimović
(SDS)
Borislav Paravac
(SDS)
Borivoje Sendić
(SDS)
1998–2000 Drago Ljubičić
(SNS)
Đoko Pajić
(SRSRS)
Momir Malić
(SP)
Ristan Ristić
(SNSD)
2000–2002 Momčilo Novaković
(SDS)
Nikola Špirić
(PDP)
Dragutin Rodić
(DNS)
Dragutin Ilić
(SP)
Goran Turjačanin
(SNSD)
2002–2006 Nade Radović
(SDS)
Goran Milojević
(PDP)
Vinko Radovanović
(PDP)
Zoran Spasojević
(SDS)
Boško Šiljegović
(SDS)
2006–2010 Slobodan Šaraba
(SDS)
Mladen Ivanić
(PDP)
Dušanka Majkić
(SNSD)
Drago Ljubičić
(SNSD)
Zoran Koprivica
(SNSD)
2010–2014 Ognjen Tadić
(SDS)/(DNS)
Dragutin Rodić
(DNS)
Krstan Simić
(SNSD)
Staša Košarac
(SNSD)
2014–2018 Darko Babalj
(SDS)
Nebojša Radmanović
(SNSD)
Sredoje Nović
(SNSD)
2018–2022 Mladen Bosić
(SDS)
Lazar Prodanović
(SNSD)
Dušanka Majkić
(SNSD)
Nikola Špirić
(SNSD)
2022– Želimir Nešković
(SDS)
Radovan Kovačević
(SNSD)
Snježana Novaković-Bursać
(SNSD)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bosnia's Federation Entity Finally Forms New Parliament". Balkan Insight. 20 February 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2020.
  2. ^ acting until 16 February 2015
  3. ^ "Delegates".