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Cámara de Representantes (House of Representatives)

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE PARLIAMENTARY CHAMBER

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Parliament name (generic / translated) Congreso / Congress Parliamentary building
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Structure of parliament Bicameral
Chamber name (generic / translated) Cámara de Representantes / House of Representatives
Related chamber (for bicameral parliaments) Senado de la República / Senate
Affiliation to the IPU Yes
Affiliation date(s) 1931 - 1935
1973 - 1977
1979 -
LEADERSHIP
President

Rodrigo Lara Restrepo (M) 

Notes 20 July 2017 - 20 July 2018
Secretary General Jorge Humberto Mantilla Serrano (M) 
Notes Elected on 20 July 2014, re-elected on 20 July 2016.
COMPOSITION
Members (statutory / current number) 166 / 166
PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN

Percentage of women
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Women (current number) 31 (18.67%)
Mode of designation directly elected 166
Term 4 years
Last renewal dates 9 March 2014
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Address Cámara de Representantes
Capitolio Nacional
Kra 7 No 8 - 68
BOGOTA
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Phone (57 1) 382 3000
382 4000
382 5000
Fax (57 1) 382 52 59
E-mail presidencia@camara.gov.co
Website http://www.camara.gov.co/

This page was last updated on 21 July 2017
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