The Academy
Parliament

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):

N/A


Recent CPA Programmatic Activities/News:

 

Hon. Datuk Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar
Speaker of the State Legislative Assembly
Sarawak State Legislative Assembly pelept@sarawak.gov.my
Pele Peter Tinggom
Secretary of the State Legislative Assembly
Sarawak State Legislative Assembly pelept@sarawak.gov.my

Key Facts

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Population
2,818,100
CPA Branch Formed
21 Jul 1951
Voting Age
21
Seat of Parliament
Kuching