Parliament of Cambodia

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Parliament of the Kingdom of Cambodia
សភាតំណាងរាស្ត្រ ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា
Parlement du Royaume du Cambodge
4th Senate
6th National Assembly
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Houses Senate
National Assembly
History
Founded 14 June 1993
Leadership
Norodom Sihamoni
Since 14 October 2004
Say Chhum (CPP)
Since 9 June 2015
Heng Samrin (CPP)
Since 21 March 2006
Structure
Seats 187
62 Senators
125 Members of Parliament
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Senate political groups
     CPP (58)
     FUNCINPEC (2)
     Independent (2)
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National Assembly political groups
     CPP (125)
Elections
Senate last election
25 February 2018
National Assembly last election
29 July 2018
Meeting place
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Website
Senate
National Assembly

The Parliament of the Kingdom of Cambodia (Khmer: សភាតំណាងរាស្ត្រ ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា; Saphea Damnang Reastr ney Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa, French: Parlement du Royaume du Cambodge) is the bicameral legislature of the Government of Cambodia, consisting of the Senate and the National Assembly. The Parliament is composed of 187 members, 125 MPs and 62 Senators.

Parliament has two chambers.

Composition[edit]

The National Assembly holds legislative power. In addition to the general law-making power, the National Assembly has specific powers regarding the national budget, taxes, administrative accounts, laws on general amnesty, international treaties and conventions, declarations of war, and the formation of the Royal Government.[1]

Latest elections[edit]

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Party Votes % Seats +/–
Cambodian People's Party 4,889,113 76.85 125 +57
FUNCINPEC 374,510 5.89 0 0
League for Democracy Party 309,364 4.86 0 0
Khmer Will Party 212,869 3.35 0 New
Khmer National United Party 99,377 1.56 0 New
Grassroots Democratic Party 70,567 1.11 0 New
Beehive Social Democratic Party 56,024 0.88 0 New
Khmer Anti-Poverty Party 55,298 0.87 0 0
Khmer United Party 48,785 0.77 0 New
Cambodian Nationality Party 45,370 0.71 0 0
Khmer Republican Party 41,631 0.65 0 New
Cambodian Youth Party 39,333 0.62 0 New
Dharmacracy Party 29,060 0.46 0 New
Khmer Economic Development Party 23,255 0.37 0 0
Khmer Rise Party 22,002 0.35 0 New
Ponleu Thmey Party 13,509 0.21 0 New
Cambodia Indigenous People's Democracy Party 10,197 0.16 0 New
Our Motherland Party 9,174 0.14 0 New
Democratic Republican Party 8,591 0.14 0 0
Reaksmey Khemara Party 4,212 0.07 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 594,659
Total 6,956,900 100 125 +2
Registered voters/turnout 8,380,217 83.02
Source: National Election Committee
Party Votes % Seats +/–
Cambodian People's Party 11,202 95.95 58 +12
FUNCINPEC 276 2.36 0 0
Khmer National United Party 182 1.55 0 0
Cambodian Youth Party 3 0.20 0 0
Total 11,670 100 58 +1
Registered voters/turnout 11,695 99.79
Source:

The King and National Assembly each nominate two Senators, bring the total to 61 members.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cambodia 1993 (rev. 2008)". Constitute. Retrieved 17 April 2015. 

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