Parliament of the French Community

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Parliament of the French Community
Parlement de la Communauté française
Type
Type
Leadership
Philippe Courard (fr), PS
since 16 July 2009
Structure
Seats 94
Length of term
5 years
Elections
Last election
25 May 2014
Next election
2019
Meeting place
Hôtel de Ligne, Brussels
Website
http://www.pcf.be/

The Parliament of the French Community (French: Parlement de la Communauté française or PCF) is the legislative assembly of the French Community of Belgium based in the Quartier Royal. It consists of all 75 members of the Walloon Parliament except German-speaking members (currently two) who are substituted by French-speaking members from the same party, and 19 members elected by the French linguistic group of the Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region within the former body. These members are elected for a term of five years.

The current President of the Parliament of the French Community is Philippe Courard (fr) (PS).

Current composition (2014-2019)[edit]

Affiliation Members
Socialist Party (PS) 36
Reformist Movement (MR) 30
Humanist Democratic Centre (cdH) 16
Ecolo 6
Francophone Democratic Federalists (FDF) 3
Workers' Party of Belgium (PTB-GO!) 2
People's Party (PP) 1
Total 94

Note: Government coalition parties are denoted with bullets (•)

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Coordinates: 50°50′48″N 4°21′44″E / 50.8467°N 4.3621°E / 50.8467; 4.3621