Council of the Republic of Belarus

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Council of the Republic of Belarus
Савет Рэспублікі Нацыянальнага сходу Рэспублікі Беларусі
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Type
Type
Leadership
Speaker
Anatoli Rubinov
since 24 May 2010
Seats 64
Elections
Last election
None (appointed)
Meeting place
The House of Government, Minsk
Website
Official Web-site
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The Council of the Republic (Belarusian: Савет Рэспублікі, Savyet Respubliki; Russian: Совет Республики, Sovet Respubliki) is the upper house in Belarus' bicameral parliament, the National Assembly. The Council comprises 64 members and the representation is based geographically, most of the elected members come from civil society organizations, labour collectives and public associations in their jurisdiction. Each oblast (six) and the city of Minsk (national capital) are represented with eight members plus another eight members are appointed to the council on the presidential quota.

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