Parliament

  1. Functions of Parliament
    • 1. Representation¬†
    • 2. Lawmaking
    • 3. Accountability
  2. usually directly elected
    lower chamber
  3. usually not directly elected
    second chamber (upper house)
  4. Which house is more important politically ?
    lower house
  5. state the basis for the upper house
    germany
  6. Majoritarian
    UK, Greece
  7. Problem of no confidence
    instability
  8. No confident vote is
    rarely used
  9. Functional differentiation
    Ireland
  10. Requires constructive vote of no- confidence
    Germany
  11. important tool to monitor government and individual departments
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Parliament
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exam 2
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