Legislature of the Marshall Islands


Legislature of the Marshall Islands
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The Legislature of the Marshall Islands (Nitijela) has 33 members, elected for a four year term in single-seat and five multi-seat constituencies. The last election was November 17 2003 without the participation of parties, though part of the members could be members of the United Democratic Party Marshall Islands is a state in which political parties are not active (yet).


Speakers

Name Period
Atlan Anien 1975 - 1988
Kessai Note 1988 – January 10, 2000
Litokwa Tomeing January 10, 2000 – January 7, 2008 ?
Jurelang Zedkaia January 7, 2008 – October 26, 2009
Alwin Jacklick November 2, 2009 – Present
e • d Summary of the 17 November 2003 Marshall Islands Legislature election results
Members Seats
Non-partisans 33
Total 33
Part of the members could be member of the United Democratic Party or Aelon Kein Ad

See also

  • Government of the Marshall Islands

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