Sejm

The Sejm, officially known as the Sejm of the Republic of Poland, is the lower house of the bicameral parliament of Poland. The Sejm has been the highest governing... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Lower house of the Polish parliament
  • Founded:  1493 (historical), 1989 (contemporary)
  • Marshal of the Sejm:  Elżbieta Witek, PiS, Since 9 August 2019
  • Deputy Marshal of the Sejm:  Małgorzata Gosiewska, PiS, Ryszard Terlecki, PiS, Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska, PO, Włodzimierz Czarzasty, SLD, Piotr Zgorzelski, PSL
  • Political groups:  Government (233), United Right (233), Law and Justice (197), United Poland (19), Agreement (12), Independent (5) Confidence and supply (3), Agreement (2), Independent (1) Opposition (223), Civic Coalition (130), Civic Platform (109), Modern (7), Polish Initiative (5), The Greens (3), Independent (6), The Left (47), New Left (24), Spring (17), Together (6), Polish Coalition (23), Polish People's Party (19), Union of European Democrats (1), Independent (3), Confederation (11), KORWiN (5), National Movement (5), Confederation of the Polish Crown (1), Kukiz'15 (5), Poland 2050 (4), Non-affiliated (3), German Minority (1), Nonpartisan Local Government Activists (1), Independent (1), Vacant (1)
  • Voting system:  Open-list proportional representation in 41 constituencies (5% national election threshold a)
  • Last election:  13 October 2019
  • Next election:  2023
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo