National Assembly (Laos)

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National Assembly
ສະພາແຫ່ງຊາດ
Sapha Heng Xat
Assemblée nationale
Type
Type
Leadership
Pany Yathotou, LPRP
Since 23 December 2010
Structure
Seats149
National Assembly of Laos seating.svg
Political groups
     LPRP (144)
     Independents (5)
Length of term
5 years
Elections
Last election
20 March 2016
Meeting place
National Assembly of Laos (11888085666).jpg
National Assembly Building, Vientiane, Laos
Website
www.na.gov.la


The National Assembly (Laotian: Sapha Heng Xat, French: Assemblée nationale) is the unicameral parliament of Laos. The National Assembly meets in Vientiane.

Laos is a one-party state, with the Lao People's Revolutionary Party as the sole legal party in the country.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. UNDP Governance Support Archived 2008-07-30 at the Wayback Machine