Khadija Arib elected Speaker of the House
On 13 January, ms. Khadija Arib (PvdA) was elected the new President of the House. After a debate in which 4 candidates presented themselves, ms. Arib was elected in the 4th round with 83 votes.
Tasks of the President
According to Article 6 of the Rules of Procedure of the House the task of the President of the House is fourfold:
- To chair the work of the House and of the Presidium
- To enforce the Rules of Procedure
- To carry out the decisions made by the House
- To represent the House.