Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Ўзбекистон Республикаси Олий Мажлисинг Сенати (Uzbek)
|5th Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan|
since June 21, 2019
|Seats||100 (84 directly elected and 16 appointed by the president)|
Length of term
|Senate Building in Tashkent|
The Senate (Uzbek: Сенат) is the upper house of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The senate is composed of 100 members:
Senators are indirectly elected by an electoral college comprising members of local councils, with the country's 14 regions consisting of 12 provinces plus the capital of Tashkent and the semi-autonomous Republic of Karakalpakstan each electing senators to fill 6 seats. Senators serve 5 year terms.
|Murat Sharifkhodjayev||January 27, 2005–February 24, 2006|||
|Ilgizar Sabirov||February 24, 2006–January 22, 2015|||
|Nigmatilla Yuldashev||January 22, 2015–June 21, 2019|||
|Tanzila Norbaeva||June 21, 2019–Present|