Landtag of Liechtenstein

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Landtag of the Principality of Liechtenstein
Landtag des Fürstentums Liechtenstein
Emblem of the Landtag of Liechtenstein
Type
Type
Leadership
Albert FrickFBP
since 2013
Structure
Seats 25 councillors
Landtag2013.png
Political groups
Government:
     Progressive Citizens' Party (10)
     Patriotic Union (8)
Opposition:
     The Independents (4)
     Free List (3)
Authority Chapter V, Constitution of Liechtenstein
Elections
Open list proportional representation elected in two constituencies, each with a separate 8% election threshold
Last election
3 February 2013
Next election
2017
Meeting place
Liechtenstein Landtag inside.jpg
Peter-Kaiser-Platz 3
LI-9490 Vaduz
Website
www.landtag.li
Coat of arms of Liechtenstein.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Liechtenstein

The Landtag of the Principality of Liechtenstein (German: Landtag des Fürstentums Liechtenstein), commonly referred to as the Landtag of Liechtenstein (German: Liechtensteinischer Landtag), is the legislative branch of the government of Liechtenstein. It has 25 members, elected for a four-year term by proportional representation in two multi-seat constituencies.

The current President (Speaker) of the Landtag is Albert Frick, who has held the post since 2013.

Last election[edit]

e • d Summary of the 3 February 2013 Landtag of Liechtenstein election results
Party Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Progressive Citizens' Party 77,644 40.0 –3.5 10 –1
Patriotic Union 65,118 33.5 –14.1 8 –5
The Independents 29,739 15.3 +15.3 4 +4
Free List 21,604 11.1 +2.2 3 +2
Invalid/blank votes 679
Total 15,363 100 25 0
Registered voters/turnout 19,251 79.8
Source: Office for Information and Communication of the Government

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