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Al-Majlis Al-watani Al-Taasisi (National Constituent Assembly)

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE PARLIAMENT

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Parliament name - Parliamentary building
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Structure of parliament Unicameral
Affiliation to the IPU Yes
Affiliation date(s) 1957 -
LEADERSHIP
President

Mustapha Ben Jaafar (M) 

Notes Elected on 22 Nov. 2011.
Secretary General Lotfi Haddad (M) 
COMPOSITION
Members (statutory / current number) 217 / 217
PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN

Percentage of women
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Women (current number) 61 (28.11%)
Mode of designation directly elected 217
Notes Note: 18 seats are reserved for Tunisians abroad.
Term 1 year
Notes The last renewal date below refers to the date of elections to the Assembly of the People's Representatives, which will replace the National Constituent Assembly. The 2014 Constitution stipulates that "the National Constituent Assembly shall continue to discharge its legislative, electoral and oversight functions until such time as the Assembly of the People’s Representatives has been elected". The final results of the elections to the Assembly of the People's Representatives are expected by 24 November 2014 and the first session of the new parliament is due to open within 15 days thereafter.
Last renewal dates 26 October 2014
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Address Assemblée nationale constituante
Palais du Bardo 2000 TUNIS
TUNISIE
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Phone (216 71) 51 02 00, 51 02 89
Fax (216 71) 51 46 08, 51 89 99
E-mail majless@anc.tn
Website http://www.anc.tn/

This page was last updated on 29 October 2014
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