Khadija Arib elected Speaker of the House

Ms. Khadija Arib is elected Speaker of the House
Ms. Khadija Arib is elected Speaker of the House

On 13 January, ms. Khadija Arib (PvdA) was elected the new Speaker of the House. After a debate in which 4 candidates presented themselves, ms. Arib was elected in the 4th round with 83 votes.

 

Tasks Speaker

According to Article 6 of the Rules of Procedure of the House the task of the Speaker is fourfold:

• Chair the work of the House and of the Presidium;

• Enforce the Rules of Procedure;

• Carry out the decisions made by the House;

• Represent the House.