Regular elections of the Parliament of Georgia shall be held on the last Saturday of October of the calendar year during which the term of authority of the Parliament expires. The President of Georgia shall call the date of the elections no later than 60 days before the elections.
The Parliament of Georgia shall be elected for a 4 year-term. Any citizen of Georgia with the right to suffrage, who has attained the age of 25 and who has resided in Georgia for at least 10 years may be elected as a Member of Parliament of Georgia. A person sentenced to imprisonment by a court ruling may not be elected as a member of parliament.
150 members of parliament shall be elected in the regular parliamentary elections of Georgia in unified multi-member electoral districts by the proportional electoral system. Mandates of members of parliament of Georgia shall be allocated to those political parties who received at least 5 percent of the actual votes cast in the election. The number of votes recorded on invalid ballot papers shall not be included in the number of votes cast in the election.