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The Scottish parliament is described by Wikipedia as, a democratically elected body comprising 129 members known as Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs), elected for four-year terms under the additional member system: 73 MSPs represent individual geographical constituencies elected by the plurality ("first past the post") system, while a further 56 are returned from eight additional member regions, each electing seven MSPs. The most recent general election to the Parliament was held on 5 May 2016, with the Scottish National Party winning a plurality.

The last election was held in May 2016 and the next is due in May 2021.

The current disposition of seats is:

Party Seats
SNP 63
Conservative 31
Labour 24
Scottish Green 6
LibDem 5
Total 129

Wikipedia, BBC