Landsting of Demirelia

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Landsting
Landstinget
3rd Landsting
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Type
TypeUnicameral legislature
Leadership
MonarchHM King Patrick I
StatskanslerLise Næsheim-Renwick, DNA
since 29 May 2019
Leader of the OppositionSean Renwick, DLP
since 5 December 2019
Structure
Members3
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Political groupsHM Government (2):

HM Loyal Opposition (1):

Election
Voting systemParty-list
Last election27-29 June 2020
Next election27- 29 December 2020
Meeting place
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Riksråd Chamber
Rasmusian Palace


The Landsting (lit. the Land's Thing) alternatively the Assembley of the Land is the unicameral legislature of the Kingdom of Demirelia, one of the 6 federal states of the Abeldane Empire. The Landsting was established by Royal Decree of King Patrick I on 30 December 2017.

Powers and duties

The Landsting, under the State Legislatures Act of 2017, has the powers to legislate upon state competences and matters regarding Demirelia. Laws passed by the Reichsversammlung, the Abeldane federal parliament, shall however take precedent over any acts by the Landsting. Acts by the Landsting are traditionally issued in the form of Law Acts.

Parties

The table below lists parties currently represented in the Landsting.

Name Ideologies Leader Jun. 2020 result Current seats
Votes (%) Seats
DNA Demirelian National Alliance
Demirelske Nasjonalalliansen
Social Democracy Lise Næsheim-Renwick 66,67%
2 / 3
2 / 3
DLP Demirelian Liberal Party
Demirelske Liberalparti
Social Liberalism Sean Renwick 33,33%
1 / 3
1 / 3

Structure

The Landsting is a unicameral legislature, with 3 members. These three members may be appointed and dismissed at will by the Demirelian monarch. The monarch automatically holds a non-voting membership in the Landsting.

The Statskansler, the head of government in Demirelia, is appointed by the monarch from among the 3 members of the Landsting. The Statskansler, along with being head of government, also serves as chair of the Landsting.

Current compositions

Members

Elected MP Party Took office Seat # Notes
Elected
Lise Næsheim-Renwick National Alliance 30 December 2017 1 Statskansler
Åse Næsheim National Alliance 30 December 2017 2
Sean Renwick Liberal Party 29 May 2019 3 Leader of the Opposition