Audrone Jankuviene, representing the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union, and Aiste Gedviliene of the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats were sworn in for the first time.
Vilija Aleknaite-Abramikiene, another HU-LCD member, became an MP for the 7th time. She previously served from 1992 until 2016.
Social Democrat Bronius Bradauskas became a lawmaker for the 5th time after working in the Seimas from 2000 until 2016.
They replaced LFGU member Stasys Jakeliunas, HU-LCD members Rasa Jukneviciene and Andrius Kubilius and Social Democrat Juozas Olekas.
And since Ausra Maldeikiene, who was elected to the Lithuanian parliament in the single-member constituency and was later elected to the European Parliament, a by-election to fill her place will be held on September 8.
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