Northern Mariana Parliament

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Parliament of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
(Female suffrage 1962) In a political Union with USA since 1978 as an US dependency with autonomy

2006- Legislative Secretary of the Senate Maria T. Pangelinan
A member of the majority D-Saipan Party, she is the country's first female Senator. Other women have been members of the House of Representatives. On various occations she has Acted as Senate President.

Last update 29.03.09