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Parliament

Bougainville House of Representatives

Presiding Officer(s): Simon Pentanu, MHR
Joined the Commonwealth: 16 September 1975
CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1952
Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral (House of Representatives)

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: Public Accounts

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: N/A

 


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):

  • Hon. Simon G. Pentanu, MHR, Speaker of the Bougainville House of Representatives, Political and Procedural Challenges of a Post-Conflict Parliament (Issue Two, 2019)
  • Hon. Elizabeth Burain MP, Reserved Seats for Women: Encouraging Female Political Participation in the Pacific (Issue One, 2014)

Recent CPA Programmatic Activities/News:

 

Robert Tapi
Clerk of the House of Representatives
Bougainville House of Representatives robert.tapi2009@gmail.com
Hon. Simon Pentanu MHR
Speaker of the House of Representatives
Bougainville House of Representatives spentanu@gmail.com

Key Facts

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Population
175,160
Voting Age
0
Seat of Parliament
Buka