Parliament of Belize
Joined the Commonwealth: 21 September 1981
CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1933
Unicameral/Bicameral: Bicameral - House of Representatives (31), Senate (12)
Parliament/Legislature website: National Assembly of Belize
Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: awaiting info
Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A
Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: awaiting info
Constitution: click here
Recent CPA Programmatic Activities/News:
The three-day CPA Post-Election Seminar for National Assembly of Belize held between 3 to 7 May 2021 resulted in a number of outcomes including:
- Participation from 27 Members of the House of Representatives and Senators including both new and returning Members.
- Contributions from a wide range of CPA Branches across the Commonwealth and from partner organisations including the Commonwealth Foundation and The Ramphal Institute.
- Participation from 8 new and returning female Presiding Officers from across the CPA Caribbean, Atlantic and Americas (CAA) Region.
Please find below a link to the report.
Read the Outcomes Report
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