Parliament of Senegal

Parliament of Senegal
Parlement du Sénégal
Houses National Assembly
Seats 150 members
Meeting place
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The Parliament of Senegal (French: Parlement du Sénégal) is the country's unicameral national parliament.


The parliament was bicameral from 1999 to 2001 and from 2007 to 2012, when the otherwise unicameral National Assembly of Senegal was only the parliament's lower house, with the indirectly elected Senate being the upper house. The Senate was abolished again in September 2012.[1][2][3][4]

See also

Notes and references

  1. "Senegal Senate abolished to pay for floods". BBC News Africa. 19 September 2012. Retrieved 23 June 2014.
  2. Soares, Ursula (19 September 2012). "Les économies liées à la suppression du Sénat financeront les victimes des inondations". RFI (in French). Retrieved 23 June 2014.
  3. Sud Quotidien (20 September 2012). "Les parlementaires approuvent la suppression du Sénat". Courrier International (in French). Retrieved 23 June 2014.
  4. "Conseil des ministres du 30 août 2012" (in French). Government of Senegal. 30 August 2012. Retrieved 23 June 2014.
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