National Assembly (Aswington)

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National Assembly
3rd Legislature
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Type
Type
Unicameral
History
FoundedJuly 15, 2019 (2019-07-15)
Leadership
Speaker
Leader of the Opposition
Andrew PerdomoNational Party
since March 1, 2021
Structure
Seats10
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Political groups
Government
  Labour Party (2)
Independents
Opposition
Vacant
  Vacant (3)
Website
Official Forum

The National Assembly is the unicameral parliament in Aswington. As the legislative branch of the Aswingtonian government, it is responsible for the discussion, approval and enactment of laws, as well as discussing various issues.

Functions

According to the Constitution, the functions of the National Assembly are:

  • Proposes and approves laws and decrees.
  • Appoints and removes the President of the Supreme Court, the President of the Central Bank, the three members of the Supreme Court and the Electoral Committee.
  • Establishes a motion of censure against the Prime Minister.
  • Carry out an impeachment against the President of the Republic, with a view to his removal from office.
  • Reaffirms or annuls diplomatic treaties with other countries.
  • Establishes state decorations or military ranks.

Composition

The National Assembly is composed of ten members. These are elected through a party-list proportional representation. The members of parliament serve a term of two years and may be reelected consecutively. The actual legislature of the parliament is currently composed of seven members, while three seats remain vacant.

Members

Seat No. Name Party
1 Juan Cisneros National Democratic Party
2 Rory McPhil National Democratic Party
3 Benjamin Pickles Labour Party
4 Addison Dillon Labour Party
5 Sander Koff Social Democratic Party
6 Andrew Perdomo National Party
7 Max Stenner Monarchist Party

See also