Parliament of Estonia
The Riigikogu is the parliament of Estonia. Its 101 members are elected at general elections for a term of four years. The Riigikogu passes laws and resolutions, exercises parliamentary supervision and ratifies international agreements.
The Riigikogu has 11 standing commitees and 6 select committees. Commitees of investigation and study committees are formed to investigate issues of public interest or problems of significant imprtance.
Chancellery of the Riigikogu
Introduction and history
Riigikogu: Tasks and organisation of work
Have your say!
History of the Riigikogu
News and publications
We make live broadcasts of sittings of the Riigikogu and commitees public meetings, as well as on other important events in the Riigikogu.
News and press releases
Publications of the Riigikogu
Parliament's reading room
Photos of Castle and the Riigikogu
An MP may leave their faction during the parliamentary term, but they may not join another faction.
Last updated: 07.09.2017
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