State Assembly of the Republic of Bashkortostan

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State Assembly—Kurultay of the Republic of Bashkortostan
Башҡортостан Республикаһының Дәүләт Йыйылышы — Ҡоролтай (Bashkir)
Государственное собрание — Курултай Республики Башкортостан (Russian)
Coat of arms or logo
Konstantin Tolkachov
Seats 110
New State Assembly of the Republic of Bashkortostan 2013.svg
Political groups

     United Russia (94)
     Communist Party of the Russian Federation (10)
     LDPR (2)
     Patriots of Russia (1)
     Russian Ecological Party "The Greens" (1)

     Independent (2)
Last election
September 2013
Meeting place
46 Zaki Validi Street, Ufa, Republic of Bashkortostan, Russian Federation

The State Assembly—Kurultay (Bashkir: Дәүләт Йыйылышы — Ҡоролтай, Däwlät Yıyılışı — Qoroltay; Russian: Государственное собрание — Курултай, Gosudarstvennoje sobranije — Kurultaj) is the supreme representative and legislative body of the Republic of Bashkortostan.[1] Its members are elected for five years.

The jurisdiction of the State Assembly includes the adoption and amendment of the Bashkortostan Constitution, the definition of domestic and foreign policy Dealing with the change of borders, the definition of administrative and territorial structure, the approval of the state budget.

It succeeded the Supreme Soviet in 1995 and has two chambers: The House of Representatives and the Legislative House. The Chairman of the State Assembly presides over both chambers.

The Chairman of the State Assembly is Konstantin Tolkachov from March 1999.


  1. ^[dead link] Law of State Assembly of Bashkortostan (in Russian)

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