Dutch government considering possible changes to electoral system, constitutional amendment procedure

By Janene Pieters, 3 July
Voter casts their vote (credit: Vepar5/DepositPhotos)
Voter casts their vote (credit: Vepar5/DepositPhotos)
Minister Kasja Ollongren of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations plans to make changes to the ways the Netherlands elects members of both the Eerste Kamer and Tweede Kamer. She wants to introduce a new electoral system in which preference votes on candidates are given more weight. The Minister and the committee also want to make it easier to change the constitution.
Read the full article here: NL Times

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