About Parliament

The Parliament of Rwanda is bicameral.

It consists of two chambers:  

- The Senate

- The Chamber of Deputies

After the transitional period (1994-2003);

  • The first legislature of the Chamber of Deputies commenced in 2003 to 2008
  • The Second legislature commenced in 2008 and ended in 2013
  • The third legislature commenced in 2013 and will ended in 2018
  • The Fourth legislature commenced in 2018 and will ended in 2023

 

 

  • The first legislature of the Senate commenced in 2003 and ended in 2011
  • The second legislature of the Senate commenced in 2011 and will end in 2019
  • The Third legislature of the Senate commenced in 2019 and will end in 2024