Senate of Uzbekistan

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Senate of Uzbekistan
5th Supreme Assembly of Uzbekistan
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Type Upper house of the Supreme Assembly of Uzbekistan
Term limits None
Length of term 5 years
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The Senate is the upper house of the Supreme Assembly (Oliy Majlis) of Uzbekistan.


The senate is composed of 100 members:

  • 84 elected senators
  • 16 senators appointed by the president.


Senators are indirectly elected by an electoral college comprising members of local councils, with the country's 14 regions consisting of 12 provinces plus the capital of Tashkent and the semi-autonomous Republic of Karakalpakstan each electing senators to fill 6 seats. Senators serve 5 year terms.

Chairmen of the Senate of Uzbekistan[edit]

Name Period
Murat Sharifkhodjayev January 27, 2005–February 24, 2006
Ilgizar Sabirov February 24, 2006–Incumbent

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