National Assembly (Republika Srpska)

The National Assembly of Republika Srpska (Serbian Cyrillic: Народна скупштина Републике Српске, romanizedNarodna skupština Republike Srpske, abbr. НСРС/NSRS) is the legislative body of Republika Srpska, one of two entities of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The current assembly is the ninth since the founding of the entity.

National Assembly

Народна скупштина
Narodna skupština
Seal of the Republika Srpska.svg
Type
Type
Established24 October 1991
Leadership
Nedeljko Čubrilović, DEMOS
since 24 November 2014
Structure
Seats83
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Political groups
Government (52)
  •   SNSD (30)
  •   NDPNPS (4)
  •   DEMOS (4)
  •   US (4)
  •   SP (8)
  •   SPS (3)
  •   Ind. (1)
    Opposition (31)
  •   SDS (10)
  •   PDP (8)
  •   DNS (4)
  •   SDASBiH (3)
  •   Ind. (2)
Elections
Last election
7 October 2018
Meeting place
Stari dom jna - narodna skustina RS.JPG
Dom Narodne Skupštine
2 Vuk Karadžić Street
Banja Luka
Website
www.narodnaskupstinars.net

HistoryEdit

The National Assembly of Republika Srpska was founded on 24 October 1991 as the Assembly of the Serbian People of Bosnia and Herzegovina, with administrative seat in Sarajevo. Due to the Bosnian War, the seat was moved to Pale, where it remained until 1998, when it was moved to Banja Luka.[1]

  • First Assembly (24 October 1991 to 14 September 1996)
  • Second Assembly (19 October 1996 to 27 December 1997) (election of 4 September 1996)
  • Third Assembly (27 December 1997 to 19 October 1998) (election of 14 September 1997)
  • Fourth Assembly (19 October 1998 to 16 December 2000) (election of 13 September 1998)
  • Fifth Assembly (16 December 2000 to 28 November 2002) (election of 11 September 2000)
  • Sixth Assembly (28 November 2002 to 9 November 2006) (election of 5 October 2002)
  • Seventh Assembly (9 November 2006 to 15 November 2010) (election of 1 October 2006)
  • Eighth Assembly (15 November 2010 to 24 November 2014) (election of 3 October 2010)
  • Ninth Assembly (24 November 2014 to 7 October 2018) (election of 12 October 2014)
  • Tenth Assembly (7 October 2018 to present) (election of 7 October 2018)

Current compositionEdit

Party Votes % Seats
Direct Comp. Total +/–
SNSD 218,203 31.87 24 4 28 –1
SDSSRS RSSRS 123,515 18.04 13 3 16 –8
DNS 98,851 14.44 11 1 12 +4
PDP 69,948 10.22 5 4 9 +2
Socialist Party 56,106 8.19 6 1 7 +2
SDAHDZ 1990SBiH 29,556 4.32 2 2 4 New
NDP–NS–SNS–Freedom 28,183 4.12 1 3 4 -1
United Srpska 21,187 3.09 1 2 3 New
Source: Central Election Committee

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  • "About National Assembly". The National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska. 28 January 2015. Retrieved 21 May 2015.
  • "National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska".