Electoral system for national legislature - United Arab Emirates

Country: 
United Arab Emirates
Question: 
Electoral system for national legislature
Answer: 
No direct elections
Comments: 

Half of the 40 members of the Federal National Council are elected by electoral colleges, while the other half are appointed. Electoral colleges consist of voters selected by the emirs of each emirate. 

Source: 

National Election Commission, official website, accessed 21 September 2019

See pages: About Electoral BodiesWho is a member of the Electoral College