Forming a new government
Since March 2012 the Rules of Procedure of the House of Representatives have specified that the House plays the leading role in the process of forming a new government.
The formation process begins immediately after a parliamentary election and lays the foundations for the formation of a new government and for the policies the new government will pursue. The Rules of Procedure of the House of Representatives state that the House plays the leading role. The House itself determines what form its role takes