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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The initiative "makes all of the types of protest carried out in 2011 punishable with three-year jail sentences," student leader Camila Vallejo--now a deputy-elect in the Camara de Diputados --explained during an early 2012 meeting in Switzerland with representatives from the UN's Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).
Two days after that--and just four days before the Camara de Diputados gave the PPP its final stamp of approval--French Ambassador to Paraguay Olivier Pupard visited Itaipu "together with a business delegation to learn about opportunities that Paraguay offers," according to the hydroelectric plant's Web page.
It's still in the Camara de Diputados, and it was never treated with any urgency.
The second irregularity was that the Camara de Diputados met illegally, with only governing-coalition members present and without requesting the constitutionally required notification in the Diario Oficial.
10, it rushed to elect Camara de Diputados officers in a tumultuous session in which the opposition came together to make decisions going against 184 years of custom in the lower house.
The minister held a tete a tete with Diputada Graciela Giannettasio, President of the Committee on Science and Technology of Camara de Diputados (National Assembly), to explore ways and means for further strengthening of bilateral relations between Pakistan and Argentina in general and in the field of Science and Technology in particular.
Centro de Estudios e Investigaciones Parlamentarias de la Camara de Diputados (2008).
The words are not going unheard: The Camara de Diputados, Mexico's lower house of Congress, recently agreed to investigate and prepare legislation to promote Mexican-owned and operated ships.
President of the Camara de Diputados Rafaela Alburquerque has called for consultations with the public in search of consensus and clarity.
El 6 de octubre de 2002, los brasilenos elegiran presidente, 27 gobernadores, toda la Camara de Diputados y dos tercios del Senado.
En la sesion ordinaria de la Camara de Diputados del 16 de octubre de 1979 se dio lectura a la iniciativa presentada por el Ejecutivo federal para adicionar, con una fraccion viii, el articulo 3 constitucional.
Lawmakers affiliated with her center-left Nueva Mayorfa coalition hold 67 of 120 seats in the Camara de Diputados, the lower house, and 21 of 38 in the Senate.

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