Topics Compensation of legislators

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Specifies the actors involved in establishing the compensation of legislators. In addition to the legislature, this might involve the head of state, head of government, an independent commission, or other actors.




compensation; remuneration

Survey Questions

  • Who is involved in the determination of legislator's compensation?