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Sambidhan Sabha (Constituent Assembly)

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE PARLIAMENT

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Parliament name (generic / translated) Sansad / Parliament Parliamentary building
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Structure of parliament Unicameral
Affiliation to the IPU Yes
Affiliation date(s) 1967 -
LEADERSHIP
President

Subas Chandra Nembang (M) 

Notes Elected on 18 Feb. 2014.
Secretary General Manohar Prasad Bhattarai (M) 
Notes Appointed on 18 Mar. 2010 (for a five-year term).
COMPOSITION
Members (statutory / current number) 601 / 597
PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN

Percentage of women
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Women (current number) 176 (29.48%)
Mode of designation directly elected 575
appointed 26
Notes Appointed members: appointed by the Prime Minister from minority groups who do not win representation in the elections.
Term 4 years
Last renewal dates 19 November 2013
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Address Legislature-Parliament Secretariat
Constituent Assembly Secretariat
Singhadurbar, Kathmandu
Nepal
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Phone (97 71) 422 7480
420 0021
Fax (97 71) 422 2923
420 0094
E-mail nparl.international@can.gov.np
Website http://www.can.gov.np/

This page was last updated on 11 November 2014
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