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IX. THE ROMAN ASSEMBLIES FROM 218 TO 49 BC SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR SPQR COMITIA CURIATA Ward (curia) organization COMITIA CENTURIATA Military organization COMITIA TRIBUTA Tribal organization CONCILIUM PLEBIS Tribal organization Voting Units 30 curiae 10 each from ancient clan 193 centuries (draft boards) 18 of equities 170 of pedites Classified into 5 property classes Weighted toward wealthy 35 tribes Classified into 4 urban and 31 rural tribes Originally territorial, afterward by birth 35 tribes Classified into 4 urban and 31 rural tribes Originally territorial, afterward by birth Citizens in Attendance 30 lictors Represent the 30 curiae Open to all citizens Open to all citizens Open to plebeians only Patricians excluded Presiding Magistrate Consul , praetor Pontifex Maximus for religious matters
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