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QATAR
Majlis Al-Shura (Advisory Council)
ELECTORAL SYSTEM

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Parliament name (generic / translated) Majlis Al-Shura / Advisory Council
Structure of parliament Unicameral
LEGAL FRAMEWORK
Electoral Law 1 January 1998
Decree No. 11 of 1998 issued by the Emir
Mode of designation appointed 35
Constituencies N/A (members are appointed)
Voting system : N/A (members are appointed)
Voter requirements N/A (members are appointed)
CANDIDATES
Eligibility - Qatari nationality
- Age: minimum of 24 years at the time of appointment
Disqualifications:
- Conviction for a crime, unless individual's honour is restored.
Incompatibilities - Holders of public posts
Candidacy requirements N/A (members are appointed)

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