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Majlis Al-Shura (Advisory Council)

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE PARLIAMENT

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Parliament name (generic / translated) Majlis Al-Shura / Advisory Council Parliamentary building
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Structure of parliament Unicameral
Affiliation to the IPU Yes
Affiliation date(s) 2006 -
LEADERSHIP
President

Ahmed Bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud (M) 

Notes Elected on 14 Nov. 2017.
Secretary General Fahad Bin Mubarak Al-Khayareen (M) 
COMPOSITION
Members (statutory / current number) 41 / 41
PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN

Percentage of women
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Women (current number) 4 (9.76%)
Mode of designation appointed 41
Notes Appointed by the Emir.

The term of the Advisory Council was extended by three years to 30 June 2019 by Royal Decree (Emiri Decision No. 25 of 2016) on 17 June 2016. Some 35 male members were appointed for a three-year term. The incumbent 41 members, appointed by Royal Decree (Emiri Decision No. 22 of 2017) on 9 November 2017, will complete the three-year term of the members appointed in June 2016.
Term 3 years
Notes
Last renewal dates 17 June 2016
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Address Advisory Council
The White Palace
P.O. Box: 2034
Doha, Qatar
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Phone (974) 444 16 292
442 21 222
Fax (974) 444 25 526
E-mail fahad@shura.gov.qa
Website

This page was last updated on 22 November 2017
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