List of Speakers of the House of Representatives of Jordan

Speaker of the House of Representatives of Jordan is the presiding officer of House of Representatives (Jordan).

Members of the House of Representatives elect a speaker for one year at the beginning of each session. The Speaker remains in office up to the beginning of the next session, and can be re-elected.

Legislature Began Ended Name Entered office Left office
First Chamber of Deputies 1947 1950 Hashim Kheir 1947 1948
Abdul-Qadir al-Tal 1948 1950
Second Chamber of Deputies 1950 1951 Omar Mattar 1950 1951
Third Chamber of Deputies 1951 1954 Abdullah Khulaib 1951 ?
Hikmat al-Masri[1] ? - 1953 1953 - ?
Abdul-Haleem al-Nimer ? 1954
Fourth Chamber of Deputies 1954 1956 Ahmed Abdul Karim Tarawneh 1954 1956
Fifth Chamber of Deputies 1956 1961 Hikmat al-Masir 1956 ?
Mustafa Khalifa ? 1961
Sixth Chamber of Deputies 1961 1962 Mustafa Khalifa 1961 1962
Seventh Chamber of Deputies 1962 1963 Salah Toukan 1962 1963
Eighth Chamber of Deputies 1963 1966 Akef al-Fayez 1963 1966
Ninth Chamber of Deputies 1967 1971 Kassim al-Rimawi 1967 ?
Kamel Arekat 1970 1984
Tenth Chamber of Deputies 1984 1988 Akef al-Fayez 1984 1988
Eleventh Chamber of Deputies 1989 1993 Suleiman A'rar 1989 ?
Abdul-Latif Arabiat 1990 1993
Twelfth Chamber of Deputies 1993 1997 Taher al-Masri 1993 1995
Saad Hayel Srour 1995 1997
Thirteenth Chamber of Deputies 1997 2001 Saad Hayel Srour 1997 1998
Abdul Hadi al-Majali 1998 2001
Fourteenth Chamber of Deputies 2001 2005 Abdul Hadi al-Majali 2001 2003
Saad Hayel Srour 16 July 2003 2005
Fifteenth Chamber of Deputies 2005 2009 Saad Hayel Srour 2005 2007
Abdul Hadi al-Majali 2 December 2007 2010
Sixteenth Chamber of Deputies 2010 2013 Faisal al-Fayez 2010 2011
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Seventeenth Chamber of Deputies 2013 Saad Hayel Srour 10 February 2013 3 November 2013
Atef Tarawneh 3 November 2013 1 June 2016
Eighteenth Chamber of Deputies 2016 Atef Tarawneh[2] 7 November 2016

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