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Uzbekistan

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Legislative Chamber

This is a bicameral parliament. Switch to theSenate

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
Oliy Majlis (Supreme Assembly)
Chamber name
Qonunchilik palatasi (Legislative Chamber)
Structure & Status of parliament This field is to indicate lower/upper in the back end.
Lower chamber
Parliamentary term (years)
5

IPU membership

Affiliation periods
from 1992 to 2007
from 2017

Speaker

Official title The Speaker may for example be known as the Presiding Officer, President, Chairman/Chairperson, etc.
Speaker of the Legslative Chamber
Speaker
Nuriddinjon Ismailov (Male)
Term
12.01.2015
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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.
Head of the Secretariat
Secretary General
Ikramov Ravshan Aktamovich (Male)

Members

Statutory number of members Statutory number of members, as defined in the constitution or other fundamental law.
Principal mode of designation of members
Directly elected members Directly elected by citizens.
135
Indirectly elected members Indirectly elected, for example by regional parliaments or an electoral college.
15
Note on the statutory number of members
15 elected by the Ecological Movement of Uzbekistan.
Current number of members Number of members who currently hold seats in parliament. May be lower or higher than the statutory number of members.
150
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Women The number of female parliamentarians who currently hold seats in parliament.
24
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Percentage of women Calculated by dividing the current number of women by the current number of members.
16% 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.
30,976
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Inhabitants per parliamentarian Calculated by dividing the population by the statutory number of parliamentarians.
123,904 See historical data for this field.

Age

Data on the age of parliamentarians is collected at start of the legislature, following the most recent elections. This data is not updated during the legislature.

 

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.
Electoral quota for women Quotas to promote the representation of women in parliament.
Notes
‘The number of women shall constitute not less than 30 per cent of the total number of candidates deputy nominated by a political party’ ( https://www.idea.int/data-tools/data/gender-quotas )
Electoral quota for youth Quotas to promote the representation of youth in parliament.