Legislative Roles and Functions

By : Jakarta Globe | on 12:02 AM April 08, 2014
Category : Archive

In the legislative elections on April 9, voters will choose candidates to represent them in the national and regional legislative institutions.

Indonesia has a bicameral national legislative structure, called the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR), which consists of the House of Representatives and the Regional Representatives Council (DPD).

At the provincial level, Regional Legislative Council (DPRD) are the highest legislative authorities.