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Parliament of Malta
Il-Parlament ta' Malta
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Houses House of Representatives
History
Founded 1921
Leadership
Speaker
Structure
Seats 67
Parliament of Malta
Political groups

Government

  •      Labour Party (37)

Opposition

  •      Nationalist Party (28)
  •      Independent (2)
Elections
Single transferable vote
Last election
3 June 2017
Next election
2022
Meeting place
Parliament House (Malta).jpeg
Parliament House, Valletta
Website
http://www.parlament.mt/

The Parliament of Malta (Maltese: Il-Parlament ta' Malta or also known as Il-Maħdet ta' Malta) is the constitutional legislative body in Malta, located in Valletta.

The parliament is unicameral, with a democratically elected House of Representatives and the President of Malta.

By Constitutional law, all government ministers, including the Prime Minister, must be members of the House of Representatives.


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