2019 European Pairlament election
All 751 seats to the European Parliament
376 seats needit for a majority
The election tae the European Pairlament is bein haudit atween 23 an 26 Mey 2019 an is the nint pairlamentary election syne the first direct elections in 1979. As o 2018, a tot o 751 members o the European Pairlament (MEPs) represent mair than 512 million fowk fae 28 member kintras.
In Februar 2018, the European Pairlament haed votit tae decrease the nummer o MEPs fae 751 tae 705 gif the Unitit Kinrick war tae leave the European Union oan 29 Mairch 2019. Houiver, efter an eik o the Airticle 50 process, the Unitit Kinrick taen pairt alangside ither EU member kintras.
The first offecial estimate o the election ootcome isdue at 23:15 CEST, wi mair updates tae be issued at 00:15 an 01:15.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "European elections: 23-26 May 2019". European Parliament. Archived frae the oreeginal on 25 February 2019. Retrieved 11 March 2019.
- Preliminary date which can be changed by the Council of the European Union. The European Parliament wants the elections to take place on 23–26 May 2019.
- "Nigel Farage". Efddgroup.eu. Retrieved 29 November 2016.