Chamber of Deputies (Rwanda)
|Chamber of Deputies |
Chambre des Députés
Donatille Mukabalisa, Liberal Party
Since 3 October 2013
RPF Coalition (41)
|Proportional representation and indirect election|
|16-18 September 2013|
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The Chamber of Deputies (Kinyarwanda: Umutwe w'Abadepite; French: Chambre des Députés) is the lower house of the bicameral national legislature of Rwanda. It was created under the new Constitution adopted by referendum in 2003.
The Chamber is made up of 80 deputies. Of these, 53 are elected for five-years term by proportional representation and 24 are elected by provincial councils; of the remainder, two are appointed by the National Youth Council, and one by the Federation of the Associations of the Disabled.
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