The Academy
Parliament

State Legislature of Penang

Hon. Dato’ Law Choo Kiang MP, Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly
CPA Penang Branch President
Penang State Legislative Assembly hasmahasim@penang.gov.my
Ms Puan Hasma binti Hashim, Secretary of the State Legislative Assembly
CPA Penang Branch Secretary
Penang State Legislative Assembly hasmahasim@penang.gov.my

Joined the Commonwealth: 19 September 1963 (as a State of Malaysia)

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1971

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral – Penang State Legislative Assembly (40)

Parliament/Legislature website: Penang State Legislative Assembly (Malay version)

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 1 - Public Accounts Committee     

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Rights and Privileges Committee; Assembly Committee; Rules of Proceedings Committee; Constitutional Committee 


 

 

 

Key Facts

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Population
1,777,600
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1971
Voting Age
21
Seat of Parliament
Pulau Pinang