French legislative election, 1815

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French legislative election, 1815
Bourbon Restoration
1798 ←
8 and 22 May 1815
18 and 24 August 1815
→ 1816

All 400 seats to the Chambre introuvable
  First party Second party
  Etienne Frederic Lignon Portrait of Richelieu.jpeg Pierre-Paul Royer-Collard.jpg
Leader Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis Pierre Paul Royer-Collard
Party Ultra-royalist Doctrinaires
Seats won 350 50

Chamber of Representatives of France, May 1815.svg

Composition of the Parliament (May 1815)
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French legislative elections were held from 8 May to 24 August for the first legislature of the Bourbon Restoration.

Electoral colleges elected a number of candidates equal to the number of deputies. Electoral colleges of the departments chose half of the deputies from these candidates and the other half were chosen freely.

The name of this chamber was the Chambre introuvable.

Results (May)[edit]

Party Seats
  Liberal Left 510
  Bonapartists 80
  Jacobins 40

Risults (August)[edit]

Party Seats
  Ultra-royalists 350
  Doctrinaires 50

Sources[edit]