Elisabetta Casellati

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Maria Elisabetta Alberti Casellati
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President of the Italian Senate
Assumed office
24 March 2018
Preceded byPietro Grasso
Member of the Senate
Assumed office
23 March 2018
ConstituencyVenice
In office
30 May 2001 – 15 September 2014
ConstituencyPadua (2001–2006)
Veneto (2006–2014)
In office
15 April 1994 – 8 May 1996
ConstituencyCittadella
Personal details
Born
Maria Elisabetta Alberti

(1946-08-12) 12 August 1946 (age 75)
Rovigo, Italy
Political partyForza Italia (1994–2009)
People of Freedom (2009–2013)
Forza Italia (2013–present)
Spouse(s)Giambattista Casellati
Children2
Alma materUniversity of Ferrara
Pontifical Lateran University
Profession

Maria Elisabetta Casellati, née Alberti (born 12 August 1946), is an Italian lawyer and politician. She is the President of the Italian Senate since 2018. She is the first woman to have ever held this position.[1][2] In 2022, she was nominated as a candidate for President of Italy by centre-right coalition.[3] Election president, the crash of lawyer Casellati who was already seen at the Quirinale.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Discorso di insediamento in Aula di Maria Elisabetta Alberti Casellati, Presidente del Senato della XVIII legislatura
  2. "Profile of Maria Elisabetta Alberti Casellati". The official website of the Senate of the Italian Republic.
  3. Presidente della Repubblica ?, repubblica.it, 28 gennaio 2022
  4. https://www.repubblica.it/politica/2022/01/28/news/elezione_presidente_casellati_avvocatessa_sicura_del_quirinale-335623201/ No Presidente della Repubblica, repubblica.it, 29 gennaio 2022]