Overall Chronology

Overall Chronology

Thematic Chronology
Elections Under the Palestinian Authority
1996 - present
22 events

Presents Palestinian presidential, legislative, and municipal elections held by the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank and Gaza, their outcome, and Palestinian and international calls for elections as one path towards Palestinian reform.

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Elections in Gaza, 1996

20 January 1996
Overall Chronology
E.g., 2020/09/27
E.g., 2020/09/27
Event Date Subject
Palestinian Presidential and Legislative Elections 20 January 1996
Inauguration of the Palestinian Legislative Council in Gaza 7 March 1996
Petition of the Twenty Denouncing the Palestinian Authority 27 November 1999 - 29 November 1999
On the Road to Reform: First Palestinian Steps and Plans 15 May 2002 - 24 June 2002
Smooth and Constitutional Transition in PLO and PA Leadership 11 November 2004 - 1 December 2004
Palestinian Presidential Elections: Mahmoud Abbas Is Elected 1 December 2004 - 15 January 2005
First Round of Municipal Elections 23 December 2004 - 27 January 2005
Second Round of Municipal Elections 5 May 2005
Third Round of Municipal Elections 29 September 2005
Palestinian Legislative Elections: Parties and Factions Sign a Code of Conduct 17 October 2005
Palestinian Legislative Elections: Fatah's Confused Preparation 25 November 2005 - 28 December 2005
Fourth Round of Municipal Elections 15 December 2005
Palestinian Legislative Elections: Registered Party Slates 18 December 2005
Palestinian Legislative Elections: At the Polls 25 January 2006
Palestinian Legislative Elections Results: Hamas's Victory 26 January 2006 - 29 January 2006
Palestinian Legislative Election Results: Initial Israeli and International Reactions 27 January 2006 - 5 February 2006
Palestinian Legislative Election Results: Initial Palestinian Reactions 27 January 2006 - 4 May 2006
Palestinian Municipal Elections Announced and Delayed 8 February 2010 - 12 February 2011
Local Elections in the West Bank Are Announced 10 July 2012 - 5 August 2012
Local Elections in the West Bank 20 October 2012 - 22 December 2012
Attempts at Holding Palestinian Municipal Elections 21 June 2016 - 31 January 2017
Municipal Elections in the West Bank 13 May 2017