Belgian general election, 1837

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Belgian general election, 1837
Belgium
← 1835 13 June 1837 (1837-06-13) 1839 →

51 of the 102 seats in the Chamber of Representatives

Government before election

de Theux de Meylandt

Elected Government

de Theux de Meylandt

Partial legislative elections were held in Belgium on Tuesday 13 June 1837 in which 51 of the 102 seats in the Chamber of Representatives were elected.[1] Voter turnout was 56.0%, although only 24,526 people were eligible to vote.[1] Under the alternating system, Chamber elections were only held in five out of the nine provinces: Antwerp, Brabant, Luxembourg, Namur and West Flanders. The Senate was not up for election.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Sternberger, D, Vogel, B & Nohlen, D (1969) Die Wahl der Parlamente: Band I: Europa - Erster Halbband, p105