House of Representatives (Morocco)

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.

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
Rachid Tabli Alami, RNI
since 9 October 2021[1]
Structure
Seats395
Current Structure of the House of Representatives
Political groups
Government (269)
  •   RNI (102)
  •   PAM (87)
  •   PI (80)

Critical support (24)[2][3]

Opposition (102)

Elections
Party-list proportional representation; 305 seats elected in geographical multi-seat districts, 90 elected nationwide: 60 seats reserved for women and 30 seats reserved for young people under 40
Last election
8 September 2021
Next election
2026
Meeting place
Rabat, Morocco
Website
www.chambredesrepresentants.ma/en

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "16/01/2017: Habib El Malki elected President of the House of Representatives, on Monday 16 January 2017". Chambredesrepresentants.ma. 16 January 2017. Retrieved 2017-03-07.
  2. ^ "Groupes et groupements parlementaires au titre de la 11ème législature 2021-2026". Chambredesrepresentants.ma. 13 September 2021. Retrieved 2022-01-31.
  3. ^ "Les députés de l'UC et du MDS intègrent officiellement la majorité parlementaire". Le Matin.ma. Retrieved 2022-01-31.
  4. ^ "Elections législatives partielles: La revanche de l'UC à Sidi Bennour , H24info".

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