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Arkansas House of Representatives

NameArkansas House of Representatives
LegislatureArkansas General Assembly
Coa PicSeal of Arkansas.svg
Session RoomArkansas_House_of_Representatives.png
House TypeLower house
Term Limits3 terms (6 years)
New SessionJanuary 10, 2011
Leader1 TypeSpeaker of the House
Leader1Robert S. Moore
Election1January 10, 2011
Leader2 TypeSpeaker pro Tempore
Leader2Bobby Pierce
Election2January 10, 2011
Leader3 TypeMajority Leader
Leader3Johnnie Roebuck
Election3January 10, 2011
Leader4 TypeMinority Leader
Leader4John Burris
Election4January 10, 2011
Term Length2 years
AuthorityArticle 8, Section 2, Arkansas Constitution
Salary$15,362/year + per diem
Last Election1November 2, 2010
(100 seats)
Next Election1November 6, 2012
(100 seats)
RedistrictingArkansas Board of Apportionment and Arkansas General Assembly
Political Groups1Democratic Party (54)
Republican Party (45)
Meeting PlaceHouse of Representatives Chamber
Arkansas State Capitol
Little Rock, Arkansas

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The Arkansas House of Representatives is the lower house of the Arkansas General Assembly, the state legislature of the U.S. state of Arkansas. The House is composed of 100 members elected from an equal amount of constituencies across the state. Each district has an average population of 26,734 according to the 2000 federal census. Members are elected to two-year terms and, since the 1993 Amendment 73 to the Arkansas Constitution, limited to three terms.

The Arkansas House of Representatives meets regularly every two years at the State Capitol in Little Rock.

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