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Conseil national (National Council)
LAST ELECTIONS

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Parliament name (generic / translated) Conseil national / National Council
Structure of parliament Unicameral
BACKGROUND
Dates of election / renewal (from/to) 10 February 2013
Purpose of elections Monaco Horizon (HM) won a resounding victory, taking 20 of the 24 seats at stake. Monégasque Union (UM) came in a distant second with three seats. Both the HM and the UM comprised members of parties represented in the Union for Monaco (UPM) coalition, which had won the 2008 elections. The HM, launched in September 2012 by Mr. Laurent Nouvion, promised to finalize two new construction projects to deliver some 200 housing units by 2018. The UM, established in March 2011 by Speaker Jean-François Robillon, promised greater employment of young Monegasque people and a law on the disabled. A record 72 candidates (up from 63 in 2008) ran for the 2013 elections.
Date of previous elections: 3 February 2008

Date of dissolution of the outgoing legislature: N/A

Timing of election: Upon normal expiry

Expected date of next elections: February 2018

Number of seats at stake: 24 (full renewal)

Number of candidates: 72 (57 men, 15 women)

Percentage of women candidates: 25%

Number of parties contesting the election: 3

Number of parties winning seats: 3

Alternation of power: N/A (Monarchy)

Number of parties in government: N/A

Names of parties in government: N/A

Date of the first session of the new parliament: 21 February 2013

Name of the new Speaker: Mr. Laurent Nouvion (Monaco Horizon)
STATISTICS
Voter turnout
Round no 110 February 2013
Number of registered electors
Voters
Blank or invalid ballot papers
Valid votes
6'825
5'088 (74.55%)
222
4'866
Notes
Distribution of votes
Round no 1
Political Group Candidates Votes %
Monaco Horizon (HM)
Monégasque Union (UM)
Renaissance
Distribution of seats
Round no 1
Political Group Total
Monaco Horizon (HM) 20
Monégasque Union (UM) 3
Renaissance 1
Distribution of seats according to sex
Men
Women
Percent of women
19
5
20.83%
Distribution of seats according to age
Distribution of seats according to profession
Comments
Sources:
National Council (13.02.2013)
http://www.monaco-mairie.mc/annonces/resultats-elections-nationales-2013-

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