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Great and General Council

About parliament

Basic information such as the official name of parliament and details of its structure and leadership. Also includes the current breakdown of MPs by sex and age, and provisions for quotas and reserved seats.

Parliament name
Consiglio grande e generale (Great and General Council)
Chamber name
Consiglio grande e generale (Great and General Council)
Parliamentary term (years)
5

IPU membership

Affiliation periods
from 1989-01
IPU Geopolitical Group/s IPU Geopolitical Groups: African Group, Arab Group, Asia-Pacific Group, Eurasia Group, Group of Latin America and the Caribbean (GRULAC), Twelve Plus Group.
Twelve Plus Group

Speaker

Official title The Speaker may for example be known as the Presiding Officer, President, Chairman/Chairperson, etc.
Captains-Regent of the Great General Council
Speaker
Mirco Tomassoni (Male)
Year of birth
1969
Term
01.10.2018 to 01.04.2019
Official title The Speaker may for example be known as the Presiding Officer, President, Chairman/Chairperson, etc.
Captains-Regent of the Great General Council
Speaker
Luca Santolini (Male)
Year of birth
1985
Term
01.10.2018 to 01.04.2019

Secretary General

Official title This post is most commonly called Secretary General or Clerk. It may also be called Secretary, Head/Chief of the Secretariat, Director General, etc.
Director of the Secretariat of institutional Affairs
Secretary general
Giovanna Crescentini (Female)

Members

Statutory number of members Statutory number of members, as defined in the constitution or other fundamental law.
60
Principal mode of designation of members
Directly elected
Directly elected members Directly elected by citizens.
60
Note on the statutory number of members
The two Heads of State (Capitani Regenti) also serve as Speakers of the Great and General Council.
Current number of members Number of members who currently hold seats in parliament. May be lower or higher than the statutory number of members.
60
Men The number of male parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
45
Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
15
Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
25% See historical data for this field.
Statutory number of members per country As defined in the constitution or other fundamental laws. Combines the number of parliamentarians in both chambers in bicameral parliaments.
Population (in thousands) Source: United Nations, World Population Prospects.
33
Inhabitants per parliamentarian Calculated by dividing the population by the statutory number of parliamentarians.
550 See historical data for this field.

Age

Youngest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
21
Youngest member
Alessandro Cardelli (Male)
Oldest member (years) Age at the time of the last election or renewal.
71
Oldest member
Gian Franco Terenzi (Male)
Number of members, by age
Breakdown of members by age and gender
18 - 20 21 - 30 31 - 40 41 - 45 46 - 50 51 - 60 61 - 70 71 - 80 81 - 90 91 and over Totals per gender
Totals per age interval 0 2 20 10 6 17 4 1 0 0
Total <= 45: 32 Total >= 46: 28
Male 0 2 19 7 5 13 4 1 0 0 51
Female 0 0 1 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 9
Percentage of members, by age
Age as last election or renewalOverallMaleFemale
Percentage of MPs 30 years of age or younger3.33%3.33%0%
Percentage of MPs 40 years of age or younger36.67%35%1.67%
Percentage of MPs 45 years of age or younger53.33%46.67%6.67%
Members for whom data is available
60

Reserved seats and quotas

There are reserved seats in parliament for certain groups Reserved seats are a means to ensure the parliamentary representation of certain groups in society.
No
Electoral quota for women Quotas to promote the representation of women in parliament.
Yes
Notes
No list may have more than two thirds of candidates of the same sex.
Electoral quota for youth Quotas to promote the representation of youth in parliament.
No