National Assembly (Benin)

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National Assembly
Assembleé nationale
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Houses National Assembly
Seats 83 members
National Assembly voting system
Party-list proportional representation
Meeting place
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The unicameral National Assembly is Benin's legislative body.

The current National Assembly has 83 members who are directly elected through a system of party-list proportional representation and serve five-year terms.

e • d Summary of the 30 April 2011 Beninese National Assembly election results
Parties and alliances Seats
Cauri Forces for an Emerging Benin (Forces Cauris pour un Bénin Emergent) 41
Unite the Nation (Union fait la Nation) 30
Amana Alliance (Alliance Amana) 2
Alliance G13 Baobab (Alliance G13 Baobab) 2
Cauris 2 Alliance (Alliance Cauris 2) 2
Hope ForceUnion for Relief (Force Espoir–Union pour la Relève) 2
Strength in Unity Alliance (Alliance Force dans l’Unité) 2
Union for Benin (Union pour le Bénin) 2
Total (turnout %) 83
Source: Constitutional Court

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