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

Dewan Undangan Negeri Kelantan
ديوان اوندڠن نڬري كلنتن
14th Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
History
Founded1959
Leadership
Sultan
Sultan Muhammad V
since 13 September 2010
Speaker
Abdullah Ya'kub, PN-PAS
since 13 June 2013
Deputy Speaker
Abd. Fattah Mahmood, PN-PAS
since 28 June 2018
Ahmad Yakob, PN-PAS
since 6 May 2013
Opposition Leader
Md. Alwi Che Ahmad, BN-UMNO
since 28 June 2018
Secretary
Mohd Zaika Yamani Ibrahim
Structure
Seats45
Quorum: 15
Simple majority: 23
Two-thirds majority: 30
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Political groups
(As of 30 April 2021)

Government (37)
  PN (37)

Opposition (7)
  BN (7)

Speaker (1)
  non-MLA

Vacant (1)
Committees
2
  • Public Accounts Committee
  • Select Committee
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.

Map of current constituencies (since 2018)

Current compositionEdit

Government Opposition
PN BN
37 7
36 1 7
PAS BERSATU UMNO
No. Parliamentary constituency No. State Constituency Portrait Member Coalition (Party) Post
- - - Non-MLA   Abdullah Ya'kub PN (PAS) Speaker
P19 Tumpat N1 Pengkalan Kubor   Wan Roslan Wan Hamat PN (PAS) EXCO member
N2 Kelaboran   Mohd Adenan Hassan PN (PAS) N/A
N3 Pasir Pekan   Ahmad Yaakob PN (PAS) Menteri Besar
N4 Wakaf Bharu   Mohd Rusli Abdullah PN (PAS) N/A
P20 Pengkalan Chepa N5 Kijang   Izani Husin PN (PAS) EXCO member
N6 Chempaka   Ahmad Fathan Mahmood PN (PAS) N/A
N7 Panchor   Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah PN (PAS) Deputy Menteri Besar
P21 Kota Bharu N8 Tanjong Mas   Rohani Ibrahim PN (PAS) N/A
N9 Kota Lama   Tan Teng Loon @ Anuar Tan Abdullah PN (PAS)
N10 Bunut Payong   Ramli Mamat PN (PAS)
P22 Pasir Mas N11 Tendong   Rozi Muhamad PN (PAS)
N12 Pengkalan Pasir   Hanifa Ahmad PN (PAS) EXCO member
N13 Meranti   Mohd. Nassuruddin Daud PN (PAS) EXCO member
P23 Rantau Panjang N14 Chetok   Zuraidin Abdullah PN (PAS) N/A
N15 Gual Periok   Mohamad Awang PN (PAS)
N16 Apam Putra   Abdul Rasul Mohamed PN (PAS)
P24 Kubang Kerian N17 Salor   Saiful Adli Abu Bakar PN (PAS)
N18 Pasir Tumboh   Abd Rahman Yunus PN (PAS)
N19 Demit   Mumtaz Md. Nawi PN (PAS) EXCO member
P25 Bachok N20 Tawang   Hassan Mohamood PN (PAS) N/A
N21 Pantai Irama   Mohd Huzaimy Che Husin PN (PAS)
N22 Jelawat   Abdul Azziz Kadir PN (PAS)
P26 Ketereh N23 Melor   Vacant
N24 Kadok   Azami Md. Nor PN (PAS) EXCO member
N25 Kok Lanas   Md Alwi Che Ahmad BN (UMNO) N/A
P27 Tanah Merah N26 Bukit Panau   Abdul Fatah Mahmood PN (PAS) Deputy Speaker
N27 Gual Ipoh   Bakri Mustapha BN (UMNO) N/A
N28 Kemahang   Md. Anizam Ab. Rahman PN (PAS) EXCO member
P28 Pasir Puteh N29 Selising   Tuan Mohd Saripuddin Tuan Ismail PN (PAS) EXCO member
N30 Limbongan   Mohd Nazlan Mohamed Hasbullah PN (PAS) N/A
N31 Semerak   Wan Hassan Wan Ibrahim PN (PAS)
N32 Gaal   Mohd Rodzi Ja'afar PN (PAS)
P29 Machang N33 Pulai Chondong   Azhar Salleh PN (PAS)
N34 Temangan   Mohamed Fadzli Hassan PN (PAS) EXCO member
N35 Kemuning   Mohd Roseli Ismail PN (PAS) N/A
P30 Jeli N36 Bukit Bunga   Mohd Adhan Kechik BN (UMNO)
N37 Ayer Lanas   Mustapa Mohamed PN (BERSATU)
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economy), MP of Jeli
N38 Kuala Balah   Abd Aziz Derashid BN (UMNO) N/A
P31 Kuala Krai N39 Mengkebang   Muhammad Mat Sulaiman PN (PAS)
N40 Guchil   Hilmi Abdullah PN (PAS)
N41 Manek Urai   Mohd Fauzi Abdullah PN (PAS)
N42 Dabong   Ku Mohd Zaki Ku Hussien PN (PAS)
P32 Gua Musang N43 Nenggiri   Ab Aziz Yusoff BN (UMNO)
N44 Paloh   Amran Arifin BN (UMNO)
N45 Galas   Mohd Syahbuddin Hashim BN (UMNO)

Seating arrangementEdit

N04 Wakaf Bharu N39 Mengkebang N14 Chetok (Deputy EXCO Member) N32 Gaal Vacant Vacant N02 Kelaboran N31 Semerak N06 Chempaka N23 Melor (Vacant)
N40 Guchil (Deputy EXCO Member) N09 Kota Lama N20 Tawang (Deputy EXCO Member) N08 Tanjong Mas (Deputy EXCO Member) N01 Pengkalan Kubor (EXCO Member) N24 Kadok (EXCO Member) N19 Demit (EXCO Member) N05 Kijang (EXCO Member) N29 Selising (EXCO Member) N28 Kemahang (EXCO Member) N12 Pengkalan Pasir (EXCO Member) N11 Tendong
N33 Pulai Chondong (Deputy EXCO Member) N10 Bunut Payong B A N13 Meranti (EXCO Member) N35 Kemuning
N42 Dabong N15 Gual Periok N34 Temangan (EXCO Member) N30 Limbongan
N17 Salor (Deputy EXCO Member) N18 Pasir Tumboh (Deputy EXCO Member) Sergeant-at-Arm State Financial Officer N21 Pantai Irama (Deputy EXCO Member)
N45 Galas N37 Ayer Lanas State Legal Advisor N16 Apam Putra
N44 Paloh N36 Bukit Bunga State Secretary N22 Jelawat (Deputy EXCO Member)
N43 Nenggiri N38 Kuala Balah the Mace N07 Panchor (Deputy Menteri Besar) N41 Manek Urai
N27 Gual Ipoh N25 Kok Lanas Secretary N03 Pasir Pekan (Menteri Besar) N26 Bukit Panau (Deputy Speaker)
Speaker
Sultan

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:[1]

  • Public Accounts Committee
  • Select Committee

Election pendulumEdit

The 14th General Election witnessed 37 governmental seats and 8 non-governmental seats filled the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly. The government side has 6 safe seats and 5 fairly safe seats. However, none of the non-government side has safe and fairly safe seat.

GOVERNMENT SEATS
Marginal
Kota Lama Anuar Tan Abdullah @ Tan Teng Loon PAS 40.12
Melor Md. Yusnan Yusof PAS 45.69
Wakaf Bharu Mohd. Rusli Abdullah PAS 46.37
Kemuning Mohd. Roseli Ismail PAS 47.32
Apam Putra Abdul Rasul Mohamed PAS 47.55
Tendong Rozi Muhamad PAS 48.41
Semerak Wan Hassan Wan Ibrahim PAS 49.06
Guchil Hilmi Abdullah PAS 49.33
Pengkalan Kubor Wan Roslan Wan Hamat PAS 49.99
Bunut Payong Ramli Mamat PAS 50.09
Kemahang Md. Anizam Ab. Rahman PAS 50.65
Dabong Ku Mohd. Zaki Ku Hussein PAS 50.86
Gual Periok Mohamad Awang PAS 51.65
Pantai Irama Mohd. Huzaimy Che Husin PAS 52.10
Chetok Zuraidin Abdullah PAS 52.11
Jelawat Abdul Azziz Kadir PAS 52.24
Pulai Chondong Azhar Salleh PAS 52.26
Kadok Azami Mohd. Nor PAS 52.30
Gaal Mohd. Rodzi Ja'afar PAS 52.36
Bukit Panau Abdul Fattah Mahmood PAS 52.40
Salor Saiful Adli Abu Bakar PAS 52.46
Chempaka Ahmad Fathan Mahmood PAS 52.63
Temangan Mohamed Fadzli Hassan PAS 52.99
Limbongan Mohd. Nazlan Mohamed Hasbullah PAS 53.06
Pengkalan Pasir Hanifa Ahmad PAS 53.15
Tanjong Mas Rohani Ibrahim PAS 54.27
Fairly safe
Kelaboran Mohd. Adenan Hassan PAS 56.76
Selising Tuan Mohd. Sharipudin Tuan Ismail PAS 56.81
Mengkebang Muhammad Mat Sulaiman PAS 57.85
Kijang Dr. Izani Husin PAS 58.44
Tawang Hassan Mohamood PAS 59.02
Safe
Panchor Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah PAS 60.97
Manek Urai Mohd. Fauzi Abdullah PAS 61.26
Pasir Tumboh Abd. Rahman Yunus PAS 61.50
Demit Mumtaz Md. Nawi PAS 62.55
Pasir Pekan Ahmad Yakob PAS 63.88
Meranti Mohd. Nassurruddin Daud PAS 64.41
NON-GOVERNMENT SEATS
Marginal
Galas Mohd. Syahbudin Hashim UMNO 46.09
Kok Lanas Md. Alwi Che Ahmad UMNO 48.54
Nenggiri Ab. Aziz Yusoff UMNO 48.56
Ayer Lanas Mustapa Mohamed UMNO 49.16
Bukit Bunga Mohd. Adhan Kechik UMNO 51.54
Gual Ipoh Bakri Mustapha UMNO 52.84
Paloh Amran Arifin UMNO 53.95
Kuala Balah Abd. Aziz Derashid UMNO 54.26

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Assembly Committees Kelantan State Government Portal

External linksEdit