House Passes General Election Law

Ilham wibowo    •    21 Juli 2017 11:56 WIB
House Passes General Election Law
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Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The House of Representatives passed the General Election Law on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

"Option A is decided to be agreed," the House of Representatives Setya Novanto said.

Option A includes a 20 percent presidential threshold, a four percent parliamentary threshold, an open electoral system, a 3-10  district magnitude and a pure Sainte-Lauge vote-to-seat conversion formula.

Option B includes a 0 percent presidential threshold, a four percent parliamentary threshold, an open electoral siystem, a 3-10 district magnitude and a Hare vote-to-seat conversion forrmula.

Gerindra Party, Democratic Party, PKS and PAN, all of them are supporters of Option B, walked out from the plenary meeting.
(WAH)