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Saudi Arabian Government

Comparative Analysis of Legislative and Parliamentary Systems in Developed Countries.

Dec 2004-Jun 2008; Majlis al-Shura (Senate), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Monitor: Dr. Magde M. Hariari, Senator

PI: Dr. Abdo A. Husseiny

Publication

Majde M. Hariari and Abdo A. Husseiny (2009). Comparative Analysis of Legislative and Parliamentary Systems in Developed Countries. In Press

Summary

A comparative analysis is conducted between models of legislative assemblies encompassing their legislative activities as well as their watch over other government branches. The study concentrated on the parliamentary model of the UK and most European countries the presidential model of the USA and most Latin American countries. In realty, most of the other systems are a variation from either model wherein modifications are introduced to suite national traditions and local customs.