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Parliament

Parliament of the Solomon Islands

Presiding Officer(s): Patteson John Oti
Joined the Commonwealth: 7 July 1978
CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1962
Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral (National Parliament)

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 8 (Public Accounts Committee; Bills and Legislation Committee; Foreign Relations Committee; Health & Medical Services Committee; Education & Human Resources Training Committee; Police, National Security & Correctional Services Committee; Environmental & Conservation Committee; Public Expenditure Committee)

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

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Parliamentary House Committee; Constitution Review Committee

 


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):

  • Hon. Rick Houenipwela MP, Democracy and Pluralism Feature Article Pacific PACs and their impact (Issue 4, 2015)

 


Recent CPA Programmatic Activities/News:

 

David
Kusilifu
Parliament of the Solomon Islands david.kusilifu@parliament.gov.sb
Hon. Patteson John Oti
Speaker of Parliament
Parliament of the Solomon Islands patteson.oti@parliament.gov.sb

Key Facts

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Population
571,890
Voting Age
18
Seat of Parliament
Honiara