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Kelantan State Legislative Assembly

The Kelantan State Legislative Assembly (Malay: Dewan Undangan Negeri Kelantan) is the unicameral state legislature of the Malaysian state of Kelantan. It consists of 45 members representing single-member constituencies throughout the state. Elections are held no more than five years apart.

Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
Malay: Dewan Undangan Negeri Kelantan
ديوان اوندڠن نڬري كلنتن
14th Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
Type
Type
History
Founded1959
Leadership
Sultan
Sultan Muhammad V
Since 13 September 2010
Speaker
Abdullah Ya'kub, PAS
Since 13 June 2013
Deputy Speaker
Abdul Fattah Mahmood, PAS
Since 28 June 2018
Ahmad Yakob, PAS
Since 6 May 2013
Opposition Leader
Md Alwi Che Ahmad [1], BNUMNO
Since 28 June 2018
Secretary
Mohd Zaika Yamani Ibrahim, Independent
Structure
Seats45
Quorum: 15
Simple majority: 23
Two-thirds majority: 30
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Political groups
(As of 26 October 2018)

Government:
     PAS (37)

Opposition:
     Barisan Nasional (7)


     Pakatan Harapan (1)

Committees
Elections
Plurality: First-past-the-post (45 single-member constituencies)
Last election
9 May 2018
Next election
28 August 2023 or earlier
Meeting place
Kota Darul Naim, Kota Bharu, Kelantan
Website
kelantan.gov.my

The State Legislative Assembly convenes at the Kota Darul Naim in the state capital, Kota Bharu.

Contents

Current compositionEdit

37 7 1
PAS BN PH
No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
PAS 37 | BN 7 | PH 1
N1 Pengkalan Kubor Wan Roslan Wan Hamat PAS
N2 Kelaboran Mohd Adanan Hassan PAS
N3 Pasir Pekan Ahmad Yaakob PAS
N4 Wakag Bharu Mohd Rusli Abdullah PAS
N5 Kijang Izani Husin PAS
N6 Chempaka Ahmad Fathan Mahmood PAS
N7 Panchor Mohd Amar Abdullah PAS
N8 Tanjong Mas Rohani Ibrahim PAS
N9 Kota Lama Tan Teng Loon @ Anuar Tan Abdullah PAS
N10 Bunut Payong Ramli Mamat PAS
N11 Tendong Rozi Muhamad PAS
N12 Pengkalan Pasir Hanifa Ahmad PAS
N13 Meranti Mohd Nassaruddin Daud PAS
N14 Chetok Zuraidin Abdullah PAS
N15 Gual Periok Mohamad Awang PAS
N16 Apam Putra Abdul Rasul Mohamed PAS
N17 Salor Saiful Adli Abu Bakar PAS
N18 Pasir Tumboh Abd Rahman Yunus PAS
N19 Demit Mumtaz Md Nawi PAS
N20 Tawang Hassan Mohamood PAS
N21 Pantai Irama Mohd Huzaimy Che Husin PAS
N22 Jelawat Abdul Azziz Kadir PAS
N23 Melor Md Yusnan Yusof PAS
N24 Kadok Azami Mohd Nor PAS
N25 Kok Lanas Md Alwi Che Ahmad BN (UMNO)
N26 Bukit Panau Abdul Fatah Mahmood PAS
N27 Gual Ipoh Bakri Mustapha BN (UMNO)
N28 Kemahamg Md Anizam Ab Rahman PAS
N29 Selising Tuan Mohd Sharipudin Tuan Ismail PAS
N30 Limbongan Mohd Nazlan Mohamed Hasbullah PAS
N31 Semerak Wan Hassan Wan Ibrahim PAS
N32 Gaal Mohd Rodzi Ja'afar PAS
N33 Pulai Chondong Azhar Salleh PAS
N34 Temangan Mohamed Fadzli Hassan PAS
N35 Kemuning Mohd Roseli Ismail PAS
N36 Bukit Bunga Mohd Adhan Kechik BN (UMNO)
N37 Air Lanas Mustapa Mohamed PH (BERSATU)
N38 Kuala Balah Abd Aziz Derashid BN (UMNO)
N39 Mengkebang Muhammad Mat Sulaiman PAS
N40 Guchil Hilmi Abdullah PAS
N41 Manek Urai Mohd Fauzi Abdullah PAS
N42 Dabong Ku Mohd Zaki Ku Hussien PAS
N43 Nenggiri Ab Aziz Yusoff BN (UMNO)
N44 Paloh Amran Arifin BN (UMNO)
N45 Galas Mohd Syahbuddin Hashim BN (UMNO)

RoleEdit

The Kelantan State Legislative Assembly enacts legislation concerning matters in the State List and Joint List defined in the Federal Constitution. The Speaker presides over debates in the Assembly.

The leader of the majority party or coalition in the Assembly is appointed Menteri Besar by the Sultan of Kelantan. The person who assumes the role of Menteri Besar appoints the state's executive council, or EXCO (Majlis Mesyuarat Kerajaan), drawing from members of the Assembly.

CommitteesEdit

The Assembly contains two administrative committees, namely:[2]

  • Public Accounts Committee
  • Select Committee

Kelantan state election, 2018Edit

Kelantan state election, 2018
 
← 2013 9 May 2018

All 45 seats of the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
23 seats needed for a majority
  Majority party Minority party Third party
     
Leader Ahmad Yakob Mustapa Mohamed Husam Musa
Party PAS UMNO Amanah
Alliance Gagasan Sejahtera Barisan Nasional Pakatan Harapan
Leader since 2013 30 August 2017
Leader's seat Pasir Pekan Air Lanas Salor(lost)
Last election 32 seats, 44.20%
(Pakatan Rakyat)
12 seats, 42.95% 1 seat, 9.50%
(Pakatan Rakyat)
Seats before 31 11 2
Seats won 37 8 0
Seat change  6  3  2
Popular vote 426,602 308,639 82,243
Percentage 52.0% 37.6% 10.0%
Swing  7.8%  5.4%  0.5%

Menteri Besar before election

Ahmad Yakob
Gagasan Sejahtera , (PAS)

Elected Menteri Besar

Ahmad Yakob
Gagasan Sejahtera , (PAS)

e • d Summary of the 9 May 2018 Kelantan State Legislative Assembly election results
Party Candidates Vote Seats
Votes % Won % +/–
Gagasan Sejahtera GS 45 426,602 52.00 37 82.22  6
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party PAS 45 426,602 52.00 37 82.22  6
Barisan Nasional[a] BN 45 308,639 37.61 8 17.78  4
United Malays National Organisation UMNO 44 303,137 36.94 8 17.78  4
Malaysian Chinese Association MCA 1 5,502 0.67 0 0.00  
Pakatan Harapan[b] PH 43 82,243 10.02 0 0.00  1
National Trust Party AMANAH 23 49,763 6.06 0 0.00  
Malaysian United Indigenous Party PPBM 12 20,075 2.45 0 0.00  
People's Justice Party PKR 8 12,405 1.51 0 0.00  1
Socialist Party of Malaysia PSM 1 54 0.01 0 0.00  
Independent IND 6 3,010 0.36 0 0.00  
Valid votes 820,548
Invalid/blank votes 12,280
Total votes (voter turnout: 80.52%) 845,108 100.00 45 100.00 0
Did not vote 204,419
Registered voters 1,049,527
Voting age population (aged 21 years and above)  
Kelantan's population[3] 1,718,200

Source:[4][5]

  1. ^ Contested using dacing election symbol on the ballot papers.
  2. ^ Contested using People's Justice Party election symbol on the ballot papers.

Kelantan state election, 2013Edit

Kelantan state election, 2013
 
← 2008 5 May 2013 (2013-05-05)

All 45 seats in the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
23 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
     
Leader Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat Mustapa Mohamed
Party Pakatan Rakyat BN
Leader's seat Chempaka Air Lanas
Last election 39 seats, 56.4% 6 seats, 43.6%
Seats before 39 6
Seats won 33 12
Seat change  6  6

Menteri Besar before election

Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat
Pakatan Rakyat

Menteri Besar-designate

Ahmad Yakob
Pakatan Rakyat

e • d Summary of the 5 May 2013 Kelantan State Legislative Assembly election results
Party Candidates Vote Seats
Votes % Won % +/–
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party PAS 40 32 71.11 -6
National Front[a] BN 45 12 26.67 +6
United Malays National Organisation UMNO 44 12 26.67 +6
Malaysian Chinese Association MCA 1 0 0.00 0
People's Justice Party PKR 5 1 2.22 0
Independents IND 6 0 0.00 0
Valid votes
Invalid/blank votes
Total votes (voter turnout: %)   100.00 45 100.00 0
Did not vote
Registered voters  
Voting age population (aged 21 years and above)  
Kelantan's population  

Source:

  1. ^ Contested using dacing election symbol on the ballot papers.

Kelantan state election, 2008Edit

e • d Summary of the 8 March 2008 Kelantan State Legislative Assembly election results
Party Candidates Vote Seats
Votes % Won % +/–
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party PAS 40 38 84.44 +14
National Front[a] BN 45 6 13.33 -15
United Malays National Organisation UMNO 43 6 13.33 -15
Malaysian Chinese Association MCA 1 0 0.00 0
People's Justice Party PKR 5 1 2.22 +1
Independents IND 1 0 0.00 0
Valid votes
Invalid/blank votes
Total votes (voter turnout: %)   100.00 45 100.00 0
Did not vote
Registered voters  
Voting age population (aged 21 years and above)  
Kelantan's population  

Source:

  1. ^ Contested using dacing election symbol on the ballot papers.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Md Alwi Che Ahmad is Kelantan state assembly opposition leader". New Straits Times. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  2. ^ Assembly Committees Kelantan State Government Portal
  3. ^ "Population by States and Ethnic Group". Department of Information, Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, Malaysia. 2015. Archived from the original on 12 February 2016. Retrieved 12 February 2015.
  4. ^ "DUN - Kelantan". pru14.spr.gov.my. Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 5 June 2018.
  5. ^ "14th General Election Results - KELANTAN". pru14result.bernama.com. BERNAMA. Retrieved 5 June 2018.

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