Chamber of Deputies


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Chamber of Deputies

 

the name of the lower house of the parliaments of Italy, Brazil, Ethiopia, Venezuela, Bolivia, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Nicaragua; in Luxembourg it is the name of the unicameral parliament. The first lower house called chamber of deputies was established in France on the basis of the charter of 1814.

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PAN senators also oppose other taxes in the plan approved in the Chamber of Deputies, including levies on imports, fuel, and transportation.
Some opposition legislators criticized the length of time it took for the Chamber of Deputies to consider the measure approved by the Senate.
In turn, the President of the Italian Chamber of deputies lauded the promulgation of the new Constitution, based, shed said, on the principles of equality, freedom and pluralism.
Contract notice: Restricted procedure for the procurement of cleaning services, a cloakroom and various related activities in the premises of the chamber of deputies.
Mexico (Senate, Chamber of Deputies, legislatures of 31 States and the Federal District)
Al Dhahrani said that the election reflected the confidence of the members of the Italian Chamber of Deputies in Bolderini, wishing her every success in performing her duties in a way that serves the existing friendly ties in all fields.
LA PAZ, Bolivia -- Bolivia's Chamber of Deputies approved Nov.
Head of Government: Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker (since January 1995) After popular elections to the Chamber of Deputies, the leader of the majority party, or the leader of the majority coalition, is usually appointed prime minister by the monarch
Uruguay's Chamber of Deputies voted 41-36 to condemn what it called the tapping of its telephones by Cuban intelligence services.
The Chamber of Deputies has passed the measure, which must now be approved by the Senate.
Final returns had already given Prodi's coalition a slim majority - by 25,00 votes - in the lower Chamber of Deputies.
Seats won in 2003 Chamber of Deputies election: 151

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