Great People's Khural

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Great People’s Khural


in the Mongolian People’s Republic the supreme organ of state power and also the sole legislative body. It is elected by the population at a ratio of one deputy per 4,000 people for a period of three years. The Great People’s Khural elects the Presidium of the Great People’s Khural, which consists of a chairman, one vice-chairman, a secretary, and six presidium members.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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