Archiv: Chamber of Deputies (Italy)


09.08.2019 - 15:04 [ Reuters ]

Italy Senate to decide on Monday when to hold no-confidence vote in government

The heads of political groups in Italy’s Senate will meet on Monday to set a date to hold a no-confidence vote in the government, the upper house press office said in a statement on Friday.

28.05.2018 - 10:11 [ thelocal.it ]

How much power does the Italian president actually have?

It is on this basis that Di Maio has raised the possibility of impeaching Mattarella for treason — something that would require an absolute majority in both chambers of parliament in a joint session.

25.05.2018 - 13:54 [ Ansa.it ]

Pro-Conte govt majority rises to 171

The number of Senators willing to support a government under prime minister-designate Giuseppe Conte has risen to 171 out of 318, ten more than needed for an absolute majority, after four crossed over from the mixed group.