World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

First Federal Electoral District of Nayarit

Article Id: WHEBN0020028364
Reproduction Date:

Title: First Federal Electoral District of Nayarit  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

First Federal Electoral District of Nayarit

The First Federal Electoral District of Nayarit (I Distrito Electoral Federal de Nayarit) is one of the 300 Electoral Districts into which Mexico is divided for the purpose of elections to the federal Chamber of Deputies and one of three such districts in the state of Nayarit.

It elects one deputy to the lower house of Congress for each three-year legislative period, by means of the first past the post system.

District territory

The First Federal Electoral District of Nayarit is in the north of the state and covers the municipalities of Acaponeta, El Nayar, Huajicori, Rosamorada, Ruiz, Santiago Ixcuintla, Tecuala and Tuxpan.[1]

The district's head town (cabecera distrital), where results from individual polling stations are gathered together and collated, is the city of Santiago Ixcuintla.

Previous districting schemes

1996–2005 district

Between 1996 and 2005, Nayarit's First District covered the same territory as at present, with the exception of the municipality of El Nayar, which belong to the Second District.[2]

Deputies returned to Congress from this district

  • L Legislature
    • 1976–1979: Ignacio Langarica Quintana (PRI)
  • LI Legislature
    • 1979–1982: Alberto Tapia Carrillo (PRI)
  • LII Legislature
    • 1982–1985:
  • LIII Legislature
    • 1985–1988: José Félix Torres Haro (PRI)
  • LIV Legislature
    • 1988–1991:
  • LV Legislature
    • 1991–1993: Rigoberto Ochoa Zaragoza (PRI)[3]
    • 1993–1994: Juan Alonso Romero (PRI)
  • LVI Legislature
    • 1994–1997: Fidel Pineda Valdez (PRI)
  • LVII Legislature
    • 1997–2000: Marco Antonio Fernández (PRI)
  • LVIII Legislature
    • 2000–2003: Álvaro Vallarta Ceceña (PRI)
  • LIX Legislature
    • 2003–2006: María Hilaria Domínguez Arvizu (PRI)
  • LX Legislature
    • 2006–2009: Sergio González García (PRI)

References and notes

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.