List of members of the Senate of Belgium, 1999–2003

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This is the list of Belgian Senators from 1999 till 2003.[1]

Election results (13 May 1999)[edit]

e • d Summary of the 13 June 1999 Belgian Senate election results
Parties Senate
Votes +/-  % +/- Seats +/-
Flemish Liberals and Democrats (Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten) 952,116 15.4 6 ± 0
Christian People's Party (Christelijke Volkspartij) 913,508 14.7 6 - 1
Liberal Reformist PartyDemocratic Front of Francophones (PRL–FDF) 654,961 10.6 5 ± 0
Socialist Party (Wallonia) (Parti Socialiste) 597,890 9.7 4 - 1
Flemish Block (Vlaams Blok) 583,208 9.4 4 + 1
Socialist Party (Flanders) (Socialistische Partij) 550,657 8.9 4 - 2
Ecolo 458,658 7.4 3 + 1
Agalev 438,931 7.1 3 + 2
Christian Social Party (Parti Social Chrétien) 374,002 6.0 3 ± 0
VU&ID 317,830 5.1 2 ± 0
Vivant (total) 123,498 2.0
National Front (Front National) 92,924 1.5
Workers Party of Belgium (total) 35,493 0.6
FNB (Front Nouveau de Belgique) 23,382 0.4
Communist Party (Parti Communiste) 21,991 0.4
PNPB (Paul Marchal) 26,124 0.5
Other 29,198 0.5
Total (turnout 90.6%) 6,194,371   100   40  
Source: IBZ.

Seat division[edit]

Party Language group Seats by type Total
Directly elected Community Coopted
Flemish Liberals and Democrats Dutch 6 3 2 11
Christian People's Party Dutch 6 3 1 10
Liberal Reformist Party/Democratic Front of the Francophones French 5 3 1 9
Socialist Party (Wallonia) French 4 3+1 2 9
Ecolo French 3 3 6
Flemish Block Dutch 4 1 1 6
Socialist Party (Flanders) Dutch 4 1 1 6
Agalev Dutch 3 1 1 5
Christian Social Party French 3 1 1 5
People's Union Dutch 2 1 3
40 21 10 71

By type[edit]

Senators by Right[edit]

Senator Party Office entered
Prince Philippe No affiliation June 21, 1994
Princess Astrid No affiliation November 20, 1996

Directly elected senators[edit]

Community senators[edit]

German-speaking Community (1)[edit]

Senator Party
Siquet, LouisLouis Siquet PS

Coopted senators[edit]

Dutch language group (6)[edit]

Senator Electoral district
Creyelman, FrankFrank Creyelman VB
De Schamphelaere, MiaMia De Schamphelaere CVP
Kestelijn-Sierens, MimiMimi Kestelijn-Sierens VLD
Maertens, MichielMichiel Maertens AGALEV
Pehlivan, FatmaFatma Pehlivan Lindekens SP
Remans, JanJan Remans VLD

French language group (4)[edit]

Senator Electoral district
Cornil, JeanJean Cornil Santkin PS
Laloy, Marie-JoséMarie-José Laloy PS
Malmendier, Jean-PierreJean-Pierre Malmendier PRL-FDF
Nyssens, ClotildeClotilde Nyssens PSC

By party[edit]

References[edit]