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Chamber of Deputies of Brazil

NameChamber of Deputies
Native NameCâmara dos Deputados
Coa PicCoat of arms of Brazil.svg
Session RoomChamber of Deputies of Brazil 2.jpg
House TypeLower House
Leader1 TypePresident of the Chamber of Deputies
Leader1Marco Maia
Election1December 17, 2010
Political Groups121
Worker's Party
Brazilian Democratic Movement Party
Brazilian Social Democracy Party
Progressive Party
Brazilian Socialist Party
Democratic Labour Party
Brazilian Labour Party
Liberal Party
Socialist People's Party
Green Party
Communist Party of Brazil
Social Christian Party
Socialism and Freedom Party
Party of the Reconstruction of the National Order
Party of National Mobilization
Christian Labour Party
Humanist Party of Solidarity
Labour Party of Brazil
Party of the Nation's Retirees
Brazilian Republican Party
Last Election1October 1, 2006
Meeting PlaceNational Congress Building
Federal District

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The Chamber of Deputies of Brazil ( ) is a federal legislative body and the lower house of the National Congress of Brazil. As of 2006, the chamber comprises 513 deputies, who are elected by proportional representation to serve four-year terms. The current president of the Chamber is deputy Marco Maia (PT-RS).

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