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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He also has endorsed eliminating 100 of the 200 at-large slots in the Chamber of Deputies.
The Chamber of Deputies closed works with looking at a bill pertaining to the approval of the loan agreement concluded, in Tunis on July 9, 2009, between Tunisia and Saudi Development Fund, at an amount worth 75 million Saudi Riyal, i.
Mohaba Messu has also stressed that, within the framework of separation of powers, the judiciary has the responsibility of holding trials, issuing sentences and executing them, while the Chamber of Deputies is an organ of popular representation of the nation.
The PRI's maneuver left the PAN divided, with legislators in the Chamber of Deputies at odds with their counterparts in the Senate.
Al-Khereinj invited Speaker of Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament Jan Hamacek and President of the Senate Milan Stech, which may take place by the start of the next year.
Review of draft budgets of Ministries of Equipment and Housing, Environment, Tourism, Communication Technologies, and Transport <p>The chamber of deputies started, on Friday afternoon looking at the draft budgets of the following ministries for 2010:
The Senate bill is expected to cover about 4 million voters, compared with 10 million participants anticipated under the Chamber of Deputies bill.
The President of the Council of the Republic, in Charge of Advising the President of the Republic in Public Affairs of the State, Ignacio Milam Tang; the Vice President of the Council of the Republic, Vicente Ehate Tomi; the President of the Senate, Teresa Efua Asangono; the President of the Chamber of Deputies, Gaudencio Mohaba Mesu; the President of the Supreme Court of Justice, Juan Carlos Ondo Angue; members of the Government; leaders and representatives of the different political formations; the General Secretary of the PDGE, Jernimo Osa Osa Ecoro; the Ombudsman, Marcelino Nguema Onguene; members of the diplomatic corps; national and international observers and other guests.
The measure was brought before the full Chamber of Deputies even though the constitutional affairs committee in the lower house had already ruled in a narrow vote that the measure did not have the elements to merit a constitutional challenge.
President Sargsyan highly appreciated the establishment of the Mexico-Armenia Friendship Group at the Chamber of Deputies of Mexico and expressed gratitude to Blanca Margarita Cuata Dominguez for heading the Group.
In this declaration, members of the Chamber of Deputies reiterate their loyalty to President Ben Ali and their adherence to his pertinent choices which helped Tunisia accomplish, over the past couple of decades, remarkable achievements in all fields, for all social classes and all regions, as part of a forward-looking vision based on a pertinent reading of an ever renewed reality and ambition.
During the visit, to last until next Friday, Ziari will hold discussions with the president of the Tunisian Chamber of Deputies, the president of the Chamber of Councillors and senior officials.

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