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House of Representatives of Japan
The House of Representatives has 480 members, elected for four-year terms. Of these, 180 are elected from 11 multi-member constituencies by proportional representation, and 300 are elected from single-member constituencies. The House of Representatives is the more powerful of the two houses and can be dissolved by the Prime Minister at will.
- Shugi-in.go.jp - Official site of the House of Representatives
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