Odelsting


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Odelsting

(ˈəʊdəlsˌtɪŋ) or

Odelsthing

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the lower chamber of the Norwegian parliament. See also Lagting, Storting
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However, its members sometimes split into two groups, called the Lagting and the Odelsting, to propose laws and vote on them.
After elections, the Storting divides into two chambers, the Odelsting and the Lagting, which meet separately or jointly depending on the legislative issue under consideration.