Provincial Council

1949.07.04

Enactment and promulgation of the Local Autonomy Law(Legislation No. 32).

1952.05.10

The first election of Provincial Council members in Korea(not held in Seoul, Gyeonggi-do and Gangwon-do).

1956.08.13

The 1st election of Provincial Council members (25 people).
1956.09.06 - 1960.12.11 (1st - 21st session)
Standing Committee: council affairs, home affairs, industry, educational/social, budget settlement, and disciplinary measures.

1960.12.12

The 2nd election of Provincial Council members (28 people).

1960.12.21

Opening of the 2nd Provincial Council.
1960.12.21 - 1961.04.22 (22nd - 26th session).
Standing Committee: council affairs, home affairs, industry, educational/social, budget settlement, and disciplinary measures.

1961.05.16

Dissolution of local assemblies due to the 5·16(The 4th Proclamation).

1990.10.30

Completion of the Gangwon-do provincial council building (at the present provincial office bldg.).

1991.06.20

The third election of Provincial Council members (54 people).

1991.07.08

Opening of the 3rd Provincial Council.
1991.07.08 - 95.05.19 (27th - 62nd session).
Standing Committee: council affairs, home affairs, industry, educational/social, and construction.

1995.06.27

The 4th election of Provincial Council members (58 people)
- 52 local representatives and six proportional representatives.

1995.07.03

Opening of the 4th Provincial Council.
1995.07.13 - 98.04.30 (64th - 91st session).
Standing Committee: council affairs, home affairs, industry, educational/social, and construction/disaster protection.

1998.06.04

The 5th election of Provincial Council members (47 people)
- 42 local representatives and five proportional representatives.

1998.07.13

Opening of the 5th Provincial Council.
1998.07.13 - 02.06.26 (92nd - 130th session).
Standing Committee: council affairs, planning/administration, educational/social, industry/economy, and tourism/construction.

2002.06.13

The 6th election of Provincial Council members (43 people)
- 39 local representatives and four proportional representatives.

2002.07.15

Opening of the 6th Provincial Council.
2002.07.01 - 06.06.16 (131st - 167th session).
Standing Committee: council affairs, planning/administration, educational/social, industry/economy, and tourism/construction.

2006.05.31

The 7th election of Provincial Council members (40 people)
- 36 local representatives and four proportional representatives.

2006.07.12

Opening of the 7th Provincial Council.

2010.07.01

Opening of the 8th Provincial Council.