House of Representatives (Antigua and Barbuda)

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House of Representatives
Type
Type
Leadership
Speaker
Sir Gerald Watt QC
Structure
Seats 17
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Political groups

Government

Opposition

Elections
First-past-the-post
Last election
12 June 2014
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The House of Representatives of Antigua and Barbuda is the lower chamber of the country's bicameral parliament.

The current House of Representatives, formed following elections held on 12 June 2014, has a total of 19 members. 17 members are directly elected to five-year terms from single member constituencies using the first-past-the-post system. There is one ex officio member (the Attorney-general) and the remaining seat is held by the Speaker.

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Coordinates: 17°07′04″N 61°50′00″W / 17.11778°N 61.83333°W / 17.11778; -61.83333