Estates of Aruba
Staten van Aruba
7th Aruban Estates
Type
Type
History
Founded January 1, 1986 (1986-01-01)
Leadership
Speaker
P.F.T. Croes (AVP)
Structure
Seats 21
Estates political groups
  •      AVP (13)
  •      MEP (7)
  •      PDR (1)
Elections
Estates voting system
Proportional Voting
Estates last election
27 September 2013
Website
.aw.parlamentowww

The Estates of Aruba (Dutch: Staten van Aruba) are the unicameral legislature or parliament of Aruba. The Estates have 21 members, elected for a four year term by proportional representation. Each member holds their seats until Parliament is dissolved which is every four years by a general election. The leader of the party who gains majority usually becomes the [[Prime Minister of