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Today, at the regular elections of the Board of the Riigikogu, Ene Ergma was elected the President of the Riigikogu, in favour of whom were 66 members of the Riigikogu. Andres Lipstok became First Vice-President of the Riigikogu, in favour of whom were 33 members of the Riigikogu and Toomas Varek was elected Second Vice-President with 31 votes in favour.

In the elections of the Vice-Presidents an additional round of voting was held, because in the first round they both got equally 34 votes.

In the elections of the President of the Riigikogu Peeter Kreitzberg, who stood as a second candidate for the President of the Riigikogu, received the votes of 32 members of the Riigikogu. In the elections of the Vice-Presidents Peeter Tulviste was also nominated; he was supported by 32 members of the Riigikogu.

The authority of the new Board lasts one year.

The Riigikogu Press Service

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