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Kedah State Legislative Assembly

Kedah State Legislative Assembly
Dewan Undangan Negeri Kedah
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Leadership
Speaker
YB Md Rozai Shafian, UMNO
since 6 May 2013
Menteri Besar
Dato' Paduka UMNO
since 6 May 2013
Opposition Leader
Dato' Ir Amiruddin HamzahPakatan Rakyat - PAS
since 23 June 2013
Structure
Seats 36
Kedah Assembly seating plan.svg
21 / 36
15 / 36
Elections
Last election
5 May 2013
Meeting place
Wisma Darul Aman, Alor Setar
Website
.my.gov.kedahwww

The Kedah State Legislative Assembly is the state legislature of the Malaysian state of Kedah. It is a unicameral institution, consisting of a total of 36 lawmakers.

Members of the unicameral state legislature are called state assemblymen. The Legislative Assembly building is located in Wisma Darul Aman.

Role

The leader of the majority party or coalition in the Assembly is appointed Menteri Besar by the Sultan of Kedah. He then appoints members of the executive council, or State EXCO, from the Assembly.

See also

References

External links

  • Kedah State Government
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