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  Parliament of Australia: House of Representatives: 40th Parliament List of Members by Electorate
Hasluck, WA Henry, Mr Stuart, Member for Hasluck
Mayo, SA Downer, The Hon Alexander, Member for Mayo
Swan, WA Wilkie, Mr Kim, Member for Swan
www.aph.gov.au /house/members/mi-elctr.asp   (0 words)

  
 - Members of the Parliaments
Member of the Flemish Parliament and Belgian Senator
Member of the Czech Parliament, Minister of Environment
Member of the Finnish Parliament, Minister of Justice
www.europeangreens.org /cms/default/rubrik/9/9930.members_of_the_parliaments@en.htm   (0 words)

  
  cars - Member of Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house.
In New Zealand Member of Parliament is the term for a member of the New Zealand House of Representatives, although parliament technically consists of both the House and the Queen.
The British Parliament is divided into the House of Commons and the House of Lords; though it is often assumed that an MP is a member of Commons, they can be a member of either house.
www.carluvers.com /cars/MP   (560 words)

  
  Member of Parliament - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In India, the term Member of Parliament refers to the Sansad or the Indian Parliament chambers of the Lok Sabha or the Rajya Sabha MPs to the Lok Sabha are elected popularly by constentuencies in the Indian states and union territories, while MPs to the Rajya Sabha are elected by State legislatures.
In New Zealand Member of Parliament is the term for a member of the New Zealand House of Representatives, although parliament technically consists of both the House and the Queen.
The Parliament of the United Kingdom is divided into the House of Commons and the House of Lords; though it is often assumed that an MP is a member of Commons, they can be a member of either or both houses.
www.kernersville.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Members_of_Parliament   (722 words)

  
 Parliament of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Parliament of Canada was granted limited power to amend the constitution by a British Act of Parliament in 1949, but it was not permitted to affect the powers of provincial governments, the official positions of the English and French languages, or the five-year term of Parliament.
Each member represents a single electoral district (or riding), and is chosen by his or her district on the first past the post electoral system.
With the members of the House of Commons remaining at the Bar, and with the senators seated in the Senate Chamber, the Monarch or the Governor General (seated on the Throne) delivers an address known as the Speech from the Throne.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Parliament_of_Canada   (4087 words)

  
 Member of Parliament - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The members of the Dewan Rakyat are elected in general elections or by-elections, whereas the members of the Dewan Negara are appointed by the king, in recognition of outstanding service to their country, or chosen by the states.
In Singapore, the Members of Parliament refers to either the elected members of the Parliament of Singapore, the appointed Non-Constituency Members of Parliament from the opposition, as well as the Nominated Members of Parliament, who may be appointed from members of the public who have no connection to any political party in Singapore.
The Parliament of the United Kingdom is divided into the House of Commons and the House of Lords; though it is often assumed that an MP is a member of Commons, they can be a member of either house.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Member_of_Parliament   (772 words)

  
 Member of Parliament - the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a
The members of the House of Lords are officially appointed by the
The representatives from the Dewan Rakyat are elected in the general elections, or by- elections, as opposed to the members of the Dewan Negara who are appointed by the King, in recognition to outstanding service to the country in various fields.The various State Governments also have the power to appoint Senators,propotionate to the state's size.
www.free-web-encyclopedia.com /?t=MP   (530 words)

  
 Member of Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Member of Parliament or MP is a representative elected by the of an electoral district to a parliament ; in the Westminster system specifically to the lower house or of Commons.
The British Parliament is divided into the House of Commons and the House of Lords ; though it is often assumed that MP is a member of Commons they be a member of either house.
There are several special members of Parliament the Prime Minister other government ministers the Chief Whip of each party Privy Counsellors and the Speaker of the House.
www.freeglossary.com /Member_of_Parliament   (407 words)

  
 Member of Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house, or House of Commons.
The British Parliament is divided into the House of Commons and the House of Lords; though it is often assumed that an MP is a member of Commons, they can be a member of either house.
The members of the House of Lords are officially appointed by the King or Queen, but the selection is done by the British Prime Minister.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/member_of_parliament   (359 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nonetheless, the letters "MP" are appended as a post-nominal to an individual's name only if that person is a member of the House of Commons.
MPs in the House of Commons are elected for a period of five years or until Parliament is dissolved.
In Canada, the term Member of Parliament refers specifically and only to a member of the Canadian House of Commons (q.v.
www.informationgenius.com /encyclopedia/m/me/member_of_parliament.html   (250 words)

  
 Project on Parliament
A Member of Parliament is a man or woman elected by the people of Australia to the House of Representatives.
Members are expected to attend party meetings, contribute to the development of their party and update party policy.
Members are also expected to attend events, awards ceremonies, community meetings and other social functions.
www.peo.gov.au /resources/homework/peo004i.html   (293 words)

  
 The Ultimate Member of Parliament - American History Information Guide and Reference
In Australia, the term Member of Parliament refers specifically to a member of the Australian House of Representatives.
Nonetheless, the letters "MP" are appended as a post-nominal to an individual's name only if that person is a member of the House of Commons; that House currently has 659 members.
The members of the House of Lords are officially appointed by the Monarch, but the selection is done by the British Prime Minister.
www.historymania.com /american_history/MP   (570 words)

  
 About Bryon Wilfert, Member of Parliament
A respected educator and municipal councillor, Bryon Wilfert was first elected Member of Parliament in the newly created riding of Oak Ridges in 1997 and re-elected in 2000.
During the last session of the parliament, he was a member of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade (FAIT), the All Party Sport and Physical Activity Caucus, the Advisory Council to the Canada-Korea Society and the Subcommittee on Veterans Affairs of the Standing Committee on National Defence and Veterans Affairs.
In the Members role as ombudsmen for their constituents, they help them deal with the federal government in obtaining visas or passports or solving problems regarding pensions or income tax.
www.bryonwilfert.com /the_member.htm   (594 words)

  
 Sri Lanka Parliament Member Killed
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka –– Gunmen killed a Tamil member of Sri Lanka's parliament and his driver today, surrounding his van from three sides on a Colombo street and pumping bullets through the windows.
Members of Nadarajah's party would not speculate on a possible motive.
Nadarajah, who edited the weekly Thinamurasu, was a member of parliament for Jaffna, a city in the country's northern peninsula considered the center of Tamil culture.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/aponline/19991102/aponline075714_000.htm   (521 words)

  
 Senators and Members - House of Commons
Members of the House of Commons - 39th Parliament
Members of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada
Members of the Cabinet, Parliamentary Secretaries, and Opposition Party Spokespersons
www.parl.gc.ca /common/SenatorsMembers_house.asp?Language=E&Parl=37&Ses=3&Sect=hoccur   (0 words)

  
 Jamaica Gleaner News - Member of Parliament donates bicycles to Portmore post office - Monday | August 14, 2006
Member of Parliament Fitz Jackson demonstrates to his constituents and postal staff that 'he's still got it'.
Based on discussions with the community citizens' action group in the Greater Portmore area, Member of Parliament Fitz Jackson took the initiative to purchase bicycles for the post office that serves a major section of his South St Catherine constituency.
Speaking on behalf of the postmaster general, Monica Dunkley, the acting regional manager, Spanish Town, expressed appreciation for the gesture, and suggested that the MP may be able to influence his colleagues in Parliament to stimulate similar support for post offices in their communities.
www.jamaica-gleaner.com /gleaner/20060814/news/news6.html   (335 words)

  
 KiwiCareers - Member of Parliament / Personal Profile
John Tamihere is an MP for a Maori electorate and a member of the current government.
Although it's important to understand that when you're a member of parliament you are part of a collective.
There were no doctors in parliament at that time and I felt there needed to be people with expertise in the health area there.
www.kiwicareers.govt.nz /jobs/15a_gov/j11120f.htm   (733 words)

  
 Member of Parliament biography database - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I hope to have a WN version of each and every parliament member, with information dirrectly on how they are hurting european canadian in each biography.
This got me thinking, members of paliament have their own site, like http://www.jeancrowder.ca, so when you search in google for jean crowder you get her site.
This would be the first non government run database about every member of parliament, we could be helping many young minds learn the other side of their local politician.
www.stormfront.org /forum/showthread.php?p=2107830#post2107830   (1074 words)

  
 SOUTH EAST CAMBRIDGESHIRE ASSOCIATION - People - Member of Parliament
In the General Election of April 1992 he was returned as Member of Parliament for South East Cambridgeshire and was subsequently re-appointed Parliamentary Private Secretary to John Gummer at the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and from June 1993 at the Department of the Environment.
In the General Election of May 1997, he was re-elected as Member of Parliament for South East Cambridgeshire and in June 1997 he was appointed Opposition Spokesman for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.
James was a member of Suffolk Coastal District Council from 1976 to 1987.
www.secambsconservatives.co.uk /page/2/24   (333 words)

  
 Articles - Member of Provincial Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) is an elected member of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario, Canada.
The titular designation "Member of Provincial Parliament" and the initialism "MPP" were formally adopted by the Legislature on April 7, 1938.
"Member of the House of Assembly" (MHA) in Newfoundland and Labrador, and
www.gaple.com /articles/Member_of_Provincial_Parliament   (329 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Winston Churchill
He ran for a seat in Parliament as a Conservative candidate but was not elected.
His political ambition was evident in his sole novel, Savrola (1900), in which the hero leads a democratic revolution in an imaginary country in the Balkans, only to see the revolution escape from his control.
During his first years in Parliament, Churchill wrote a two-volume biography of his father, Lord Randolph Churchill (1906)—an illuminating study of British parliamentary government.
ca.encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761556455/Winston_Churchill.html   (1046 words)

  
 DRCNet Interview: Nandor Tanczos, Member of Parliament, New Zealand
Dread-locked Rastafarian Nandor Tanczos was elected to New Zealand's parliament as a member of the Green Party in 1999.
Always a lightning rod for prohibitionists, Tanczos last week was the subject of a criminal complaint filed by an opposition member charging him with continuing to use cannabis while a member of parliament.
Tanczos: Parliament does not have the ability to unseat me unless I were convicted of a criminal offense with a sentence of two years or more.
www.stopthedrugwar.org /chronicle/258/nandortanczos.shtml   (2039 words)

  
 Episcopal News Service Archives
Earlier in the day, the council approved two measures to alter its constitution, adding the 37 Anglican primates as ex officio members and changing the membership of the ACC Standing Committee.
The first resolution recommends that at least three of the seven Standing Committee members would be lay.
Other members are the president, chairperson, vice-chairperson, and five primates.
www.episcopalchurch.org /3577_63129_ENG_HTM.htm   (655 words)

  
 member of Parliament
Representative of a section of the UK population who attends the British parliament.
An MP is elected to represent the people who live in a geographical area called a constituency, and then attends the House of Commons, where the activities of the government are considered by the members and legislation is passed.
MPs divide their time between their constituencies and the houses of Parliament in London.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0098613.html   (150 words)

  
 ei: Interview with George Galloway, British Member of Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: )
George Galloway, MP On June 8, Arab Media Watch correspondent Victor Kattan interviewed British Member of Parliament George Galloway, who is running for a seat in the European Parliamentary elections for Respect-The Unity Coalition on Thursday June 10.
Galloway: Yes, you know I am not pretending to anyone that the European Parliament is a very important place, but the elections to the European Parliament can be very important indeed because they can act as a kind of referendum on Bush and Blair on occupation and war.
So we'll as it were produce a matrix, and where we're strong and the Member of Parliament is a pro-war, pro-Israel activist, then we'll stand.
electronicintifada.net /v2/article2805.shtml   (1423 words)

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