House of Representatives of WolvHaven

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House of Representatives
of the Federal Republic of WolvHaven
9th Parliament
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Type
Type Lower House of the Parliament of WolvHaven
Leadership
Speaker Hon. ohuehue, IP (not an MP)
Since 5 May 2018
Deputy Speaker Hon. hinwapoon, FWH
Since 5 May 2018
Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Grass_Jelly, FWH
Since 22 April 2018
Leader of the House Hon. MC_Dunc, DEM
Since 5 May 2018
Leader of the Opposition Hon. autobus22, HGP
Since 24 June 2018
Shadow Leader of the House Number_21, HGP
Since 24 June 2018
Seats 17
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Political groups

Government

Opposition

Crossbench

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Election
Voting system Mixed Member Proportionate
Last Election April 2018
Next Election January 2019
Meeting place
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House of Representatives chamber
Parliament House
Laboratory, WolvHaven

The House of Representatives of WolvHaven is one of the two Houses (chambers) of the Parliament of WolvHaven. It is referred to as the lower house, with the Senate being referred to as the upper house. The term of members of the House of Representatives is a maximum of 6 months from the date of the third General Election. For the first two elections, members were elected for a 3-months term. A member of the House may be referred to as a "Member of Parliament" ("MP"), while a member of the Senate is usually referred to as a "Senator". The government of the day and by extension the Prime Minister must achieve and maintain the confidence of this House in order to gain and remain in power. Also, citizens of WolvHaven may come in and speak/vote on issues. They are known as independents as they provide an independent perspective on issues, away from the clutches of party whips.

The House of Representatives currently consists of 17 members, elected by Mixed Member Proportionate and representing the Citizens of WolvHaven.

Current House of Representatives

See also: Parliament of WolvHaven/9th
The outcome of General Election of WolvHaven, April 2018 in the 15-seat House of Representatives and overhanging 2 seats saw the new party of      Forward WolvHaven forming a coalition government with      Democratiam. and the      The Centre and      Honest and Green Party forming a coalition opposition. But on 24 June 2018,      The Centre voted to join the government, giving the government 14 seats and leaving the opposition with 3 seats.

Current members

Government:

Opposition:

Crossbench:

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