President of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People

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The President of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People of Tunisia is the presiding officer of that body. The Assembly of the Representatives of the People is the unicameral legislature of Tunisia.

From 1956 to 1959, the Tunisian legislature was called the National Constituent Assembly, from 1959 to 1981 the National Assembly, from 1981 to 2011 the Chamber of Deputies and from 2011 to 2014 the Constituent Assembly. Since 2014, it is called the Assembly of the Representatives of the People.

From the creation of the Chamber of Advisors in 2002 until the Revolution in 2011, the Chamber of Deputies was the lower house of the Parliament of Tunisia.

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# Portrait Name Term of Office Party
Presidents of the 1956 Constituent Assembly
1 Bourguiba 1960.jpg Habib Bourguiba 1956 1956 Neo Destour
(New Constitutional Liberal Party)
2 Jellouli fares.jpg Jallouli Fares 17 April 1956 1 June 1959 Neo Destour
(New Constitutional Liberal Party)
Presidents of the National Assembly
1 Jellouli fares.jpg Jallouli Fares 1 June 1959 1964 Neo Destour
(New Constitutional Liberal Party)
2 Sadok mokaddem.jpg Sadok Mokaddem 1964 1981 Socialist Destourian Party
Presidents of the Chamber of Deputies
3 Mahmoud messaadi painting.JPG Mahmoud Messadi November 1981 13 October 1987 Socialist Destourian Party
4 RACHID SFAR ancien Premier Ministre Tunisien.jpg Rachid Sfar 13 October 1987 14 October 1988 Socialist Destourian Party
5 No image.png Slaheddine Baly 14 October 1988 14 March 1990 Democratic Constitutional Rally
6 Beji Caid el Sebsi at the 37th G8 Summit in Deauville 006.jpg Beji Caid Essebsi 14 March 1990 9 October 1991 Democratic Constitutional Rally
7 No image.png Habib Boularès 9 October 1991 14 October 1997 Democratic Constitutional Rally
8 Fouad Mebazaa 15 jan 2011.jpg Fouad Mebazaa 14 October 1997 15 January 2011 Democratic Constitutional Rally
No image.png Sahbi Karoui (acting) 15 January 2011 22 November 2011 Independent
President of the 2011 Constituent Assembly
1 Mustapha ben jaafar.JPG Mustapha Ben Jafar 22 November 2011 2 December 2014 Democratic Forum for Labour and Liberties
President of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People
1 MohamedEnnaceur.jpg Mohamed Ennaceur 4 December 2014 Incumbent Nidaa Tounes

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