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State Legislature of Sarawak

Presiding Officer(s): YB Datuk Amar Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar, Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly 
Joined the Commonwealth: 19 September 1963 (as a State of Malaysia)
CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1951
Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral – Sabah State Legislative Assembly (82)

Parliament/Legislature Website: Sarawak State Legislative Assembly (English version)

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 1

Public Accounts Committee (The Dewan may, at any time upon a motion made after notice given [...] appoint a Special Select Committee for the consideration of such Bill or matter as the Dewan may refer to the Committee, and to report thereon to the Dewan - Standing Orders of the Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak)

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Standing Orders and Selection Committee; House Committee; Public Petitions Committee; Committee of Privileges  

Standing Orders: HERE

Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):


Recent CPA Programmatic Activities/News:


Hon. Datuk Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar
Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly
Sarawak State Legislative Assembly
Pele Peter Tinggom
Secretary of the State Legislative Assembly
Sarawak State Legislative Assembly

Key Facts

CPA Branch Formed
21 Jul 1951
Voting Age
Seat of Parliament