Leader of the House
Appointed by the Prime Minister, the Leader of the House is responsible for the arrangement of Government business and the legislative programme of Parliament. The Leader also proposes appropriate actions to be taken on any procedural matters arising in Parliament.
The Leader of the House moves procedural motions relating to the business of the House during sittings, such as to extend the times of sittings beyond the usual time as set out in the Standing Orders.
The current Leader of the House, Ms Indranee Rajah, assumed office on 20 August 2020. She is assisted by Deputy Leader of the House, Mr Zaqy Mohamad.