Thailand

Oversight

Data on parliament’s oversight role and activities

Oversight tools

Number of written questions asked, per year
Number of written questions answered by the government, per year
Notes
2019 combines questions submitted and answered by both chambers of the parliament.
Percentage of written questions answered by the government, per year The percentage is calculated by dividing the number of written questions answered by the number or questions that were asked.

Head of State and/or Government

The Head of Government is also the Head of State
No

Impeachment and confidence motions

Procedure for parliament
Source Legal documents that stipulate parliament's role.
2017 Constitution, art. 151, 167, 170
Impeachment Role
There is a procedure for parliament to express no confidence in the following persons/institution There is a procedure for parliament to express no confidence in the following persons/institution: Not applicable (there is no procedure); The whole Government; The Head of Government; Individual members of the Executive; Other (please specify)
The whole Government
The Head of Government
Individual members of the Executive
Source Legal documents that stipulate parliament's role.
2017 Constitution, art. 151, 167, 170
Parliament is automatically dissolved when a motion of no confidence is adopted In some countries, the adoption of a motion of no confidence in the Government automatically leads to the dissolution of Parliament in certain countries. In other cases, a new government can be formed.
No