Iranian legislative election, 1980

انتخابات مجلس ایران، 1980م

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Iranian legislative election, 1980
1975 ← 14 March 1980/9 May 1980 → 1984
All 270 seats to the National Consultative Assembly 136 seats were needed for a majority   First party Second party Third party Leader Party Alliance Last election Seats won
 
Mohammad Beheshti Mehdi Bazargan Massoud Rajavi
IRP Freedom Movement PMI
Conservatives Liberals Marxists
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130 110 20
Prime Minister before election

Mehdi Bazargan Freedom Movement

Elected Prime Minister

Mohammad-Ali Rajai IRP

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Elections to the Majlis of Iran were held on 14 March 1980 and 9 May 1980. A total of 270 representatives were to be chosen. It was the first and only free parliamentary election ever held after the fall of Shah. However severe restrictions were imposed by pro-theocratic forces on next subsequent elections. On 29 May 1980, the first meeting was held. Of 216 members, 137 were clerics.

House of age at first was Yadollah Sahabi and first deputy speaker was Mehdi Bazargan. Accredited and approved the credit in 12 cases because Rahman Dadman, Khosrow Qashqai, Hassan Behroziye, Ahmad Madani and Abul Hossein Ghasemjani selection praesidium took permanent and Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani was Speaker and Deputy Speakers was Akbar Parvaresh, Mohammad Mousavi Khoeiniha, Mohammad Yazdi and Mohammad Khamenei.

A pro-theocratic coalition of Islamic Republican Party, the Freedom Movement and the militant Muslim movement won the election to gain parliament seats.

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