Speaker (politics)

Speaker (politics), speaker of a national assembly, legislative body.

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The speaker of a deliberative assembly, especially a legislative body, is its presiding officer, or the chair. The title was first used in 1377 in England. Usage The speaker's official role is to moderate debate, make rulings on procedure, announce the results of votes, and the like. The speaker decides who may speak and has the powers to discipline members who break the procedures of the chamber or house. The speaker often also represents the body in person, as the voice of the body in ceremonial and some other situations.

Speaker
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Speaker ... Speaker may refer to: Speaker (politics), the presiding officer in a legislative assembly Public speaker, one who gives a speech or lecture A person producing...

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Speaker of the House of Commons (United Kingdom) ... speakers remain strictly non-partisan and renounce all affiliation with their former political parties when taking office and afterwards. The speaker...

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
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Speakers bureau
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Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
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Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly ... not be taking part in politics as long as he remained the Speaker.[citation needed] Hargovind Pant was elected the Deputy Speaker on 4 January 1951. The...

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Jacob Oulanyah
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Jacob Oulanyah ... as the Speaker of the 11th Parliament of Uganda (2021 - 2026). He was elected to that position on 24 May 2021, after defeating the former Speaker Rebecca...

Lindsay Hoyle
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