National Assembly of Volkia

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National Assembly of the
Volkian Federative Republic
68th Volkian National Assembly
HousesFederal Council
Chamber of Deputies
FoundedAugust 6, 1888 (1888-08-06)
Preceded byParliament of the
Volkian Kingdom
New session started
August 1, 2022
President of the
Federal Council
Vladimir Burmakin, SDU
since August 6, 2016
Stefania Nevzorova, SDU
since August 1, 2020
Federal Council president pro tempore
Lev Bulgakov, SDU
since August 1, 1972
Federal Council Majority Leader
Yefim Luzhkov, SDU
since August 1, 2010
Seats428 voting members
  • 350 people's deputies
  • 78 senators
Federal Council political groups
Government (48)
  •   Social Dems (48)
Opposition (21) Others (9)
Chamber of Deputies political groups
Government (180)
Supported by (35)
Opposition (131)
Others (4)
  •   Independents (4)
Instant-runoff voting
Instant-runoff voting
First Federal Council election
July 9, 1888
First Chamber of Deputies election
July 9, 1888
Last Federal Council election
July 11, 2022
Last Chamber of Deputies election
July 11, 2022
Next Federal Council election
July 8, 2024
Next Chamber of Deputies election
July 8, 2024
Meeting place
Volkian National Assembly Building
Federal City of Volkgoroda
Volkian Federative Republic

The Volkian National Assembly is the bicameral federal legislature of the Volkian Federative Republic. It consists of two chambers: the upper house, the Federal Council, and the lower house, the Chamber of Deputies. The National Assembly meets in the Volkian National Assembly Building located in Volkgoroda. Both senators and people's deputies are chosen through direct election, however the provincial governors are allowed to fill vacancies through appointments. The National Assembly has 428 voting members: 350 people's deputies and 78 senators. The Vice President of Volkia has a tie-breaker vote in the Federal Council and generally sides with their party.

Following the completion of the 2020 Volkian National Census, the Chamber of Deputies was expanded to 350 seats for the 2022 elections.

New sessions begin every two years on August 1 following the national elections in July, and members are sworn in the same day.

Volkian Federative Republic
Main article: Volkia
Important Topics: CultureLupineVolkian languageLunarismVolkian koronaDefense Forces
Government: Federal GovernmentPresidentCabinetNational AssemblyFederal Supreme CourtPolitical Parties
History: Grand Principality of VolkiaDuchy of VolkiaKingdom of VolkiaVolkian Civil WarNorthern RevoltVolkian Revolution
Important Figures (Past and Present): Yuliya SurkovaAleksey PushkarevStefan GurkovskyIvan OgarkovVasily TolmachyovYulian Lebedev