The Comorian legislative body, Chamber of Deputies, was established in 1961.  It was reconstituted as National Assembly in July 1975. It was followed by the Federal Assembly,  which had 33-43 members before year 2004.  The name Assembly of the Union was taken into use in 2004. Since 2020, it has had 24 members instead of 33.
The Assembly of the African Union, which is formally known as the African Union Assembly of Heads of State and Government (AU-AHSG), is one of several decision-making bodies within the African Union. The other bodies are the Pan-African Parliament ; the Executive Council , consisting of foreign ministers of the AU members states; and the African Union Commission .
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The hluttaw (Burmese: လွှတ်တော် [l̥ʊʔtɔ̀], lit. "delegation of royal [duties]") historically refers to the council of ministers in the king's court in pre-colonial Burma (Myanmar). Hluttaw's origins trace back to the Pagan era when King Htilominlo (r. 1211–1235) created a privy councilof senior ministers to manage the day-to-day affairs of the government. During the Konbaung dynasty, the hluttaw was the centre of government and the kingdom's national administrative body, divided into three br...
On 2 January 1923, with the enactment of the Montagu–Chelmsford Reforms, Burma became a Governor's Province with a partially elected legislative council, the Legislative Council of Burma, consisting of 103 seats, with 80 filled by election. The 1935 Government of Burma Act established the Legislature of Burma. During this period, the colonial Legislature consisted of two chambers, the 36-seat Senate and the 132-seat House of Representatives.
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From 1947 to 1962, under the 1947 Constitution, Burma's legislature, called the Union Parliament, consisted of two chambers, the 125-seat Lumyozu Hluttaw (the Chamber of Nationalities) and the 250-seat Pyithu Hluttaw; (the Chamber of Deputies), whose seat numbers were determined by the population size of respective constituencies.
The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw is a bicameral body made up of a 440-seat House of Representatives (Pyithu Hluttaw) and the 224-seat House of Nationalities (Amyotha Hluttaw). The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw consists of 664 members total. 75% of MPs (498 members) are directly elected by voters, while the remaining 25% (166 members) are military personnel appointed by...
The two houses of the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw are simultaneously elected, with members of parliament (MPs) serving five year terms. Ministerial nominees, who are selected from the pool of elected MPs, vacate their parliamentary seats. By-elections, determined by the Union Election Commission, are held to elect these vacant seats. The first regular sessi...
Located in Paris, the Assembly was founded in 1954 when the 1948 Brussels Treaty on European security and defence cooperation was modified to establish the Western European Union. It contains an unconditional mutual defence commitment on the part of member states (Article V). The article stipulates that - “If any of the High Contracting Parties sho...
39 European countries, including all EU and European NATO member states, had the right to send parliamentary delegations to the Assembly. It had nearly 400 members. Many were members of the defence, foreign or European affairs committees in their own parliaments.
The former EU High Representative Javier Solana, who was responsible for the CSDP (then known as the ESDP, was at the same time the WEU Secretary-General, thus creating a link between both organisations at the highest executive level. The last Assembly of WEU President was Robert Walter (UK), who took over from Jean-Pierre Masseret (France, Sociali...
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The PAUM is the Barcelona Process's parliamentary institution and plays a consultative role. 1. It provides parliamentary impetus, input and support for the consolidation and development of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership. 2. It expresses its views on all issues relating to the Partnership, including the implementation of the association agreeme...
The PAUM consists of parliamentarians appointed by: 1. the national parliaments of the member states of the European Union; 2. the national parliaments of the ten Mediterranean partners (Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey); 3. the European Parliament. The PAUM consists of a maximum of 240 Members,...
The Assembly consists of four committees and one ad hoccommittee, each with 80 members and a four-member Bureau. They are responsible for addressing each of the partnership's strands: 1. the Committee on Political Affairs, Security and Human Rights; 2. the Committee on Economic, Financial and Social Affairs and Education; 3. the Committee on the Pr...
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The United Nations General Assembly ( UNGA or GA; French: Assemblée générale, AG) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), serving as the main deliberative, policymaking, and representative organ of the UN.
The Church of God of the Union Assembly, previously known as The Union Assembly of the Church of God, is a Holiness church which was organized in 1920 in Walker County, Georgia by dissidents from the Church of God Mountain Assembly. Its primary numerical strength appears to lie in the North Georgia and East Tennessee areas.