12) Author interview with Rusydi, DPRD
member representing PPP, 18 January 2017.
Based on the analysis results obtained as presented in Table 1, the highest score for Driver Power (DP) and the lowest score for dependence are found in sub-element P4, namely Bappeda and DPRD
Or, in the cases of the legislative candidates in April 9, 2014 election, in which three legislative candidates who failed to get enogh votes to become DPRD
members in Tebo District (Jambi province) suffered from mental illness due to acute stress and had to be hospitalized in the local lunatic asylum.
However, as the branch head of PDI-P, the party which achieved the highest vote in the district, he automatically became the speaker of the DPRD
PSDHBM inisiative of Sumbawa District Government, NTB Province) Jakarta: LP3ES, DFID, DPRD
This led eight out of the nine political parties that had seats in the DPRD
(Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah, Regional People's Representative Council) to endorse the incumbent in the election, leaving little opportunity for opposing candidates to gain enough party support to wage a credible campaign.
The regional government, DPRD
(Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah), was involved in detailed planning discussions with Balitour.
23) In a similar move, Darwis Mochtar, who was at that time a member of the regional parliament (DPRD
) delivered a recommendation to the leader of the DPRD
that the regency be divided into two regencies, i.
existed under the New Order but were sham democratic institutions.
Political parties that ran for election in 1999 could only run in 2004 if they held 2 percent of the seats in the People's Representative Council (DPR) or 3 percent of the seats in the Regional People's Representative Council (DPRD
) in one-half of the provinces or 3 percent of the DPRD
seats in one-half of Indonesia's regencies (Choi 2009, 679).
According to a commission head in the local parliament of Yogyakarta, transparency in these matters has to do with culture: "Our culture differentiates: if DPRD
asks for the budget then usually the executive will give it to us, while the community [would be] neglected.
22) "Anggota DPRD
Tetap Dapat Rapelan Tunjangan", Suara Merdeka, 29 March 2007.