The President has, by Proclamation in the Gazette, dissolved Parliament on 25 August 2015.
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SPEAKER OF THE SINGAPORE PARLIAMENT
Mdm Halimah Yacob was elected Speaker of the Singapore Parliament on 14 January 2013.
The Speaker presides over the sittings of the House and enforces the rules prescribed in the Standing Orders of Parliament for the orderly conduct of parliamentary business.
Elected at the commencement of a new Parliament by MPs, the Speaker may or may not be a Member of Parliament, but must possess the qualifications to stand for election as an MP as provided for in the Constitution.