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Presiding Officer

the equivalent of the SPEAKER of the UK Parliament in the NATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR WALES and the SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT. He or she chairs the sessions and organizes business.
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This will allow presiding officers to transmit result directly from polling stations using their mobile phones.
Presiding Officers will also engage with the schools management to identify critical needs for speedy intervention.
His election was conducted at the 23rd Conference of the Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth Countries (CSPOC) held in the Malaysian city of Kota Kinabalu.
She denied knowledge of some county officials having worked as presiding officers, saying she did not know all presiding officers.
Counters and presiding officers both report to returning staff such as the returning officer or acting returning officer.
As many as 157 presiding officers, 365 assistant presiding officers and 365 polling officers will supervise the electoral process.
KEN Macintosh is to join the race for the role as Presiding Officer.
A constituent of Labour AM Julie Morgan had complained to Presiding Officer Dame Rosemary Butler, alleging that Conservative AM for Monmouth, Nick Ramsay, had slurred his words and was unsteady on his feet during a debate on mental health last week.
Mr Melding proposes presiding officer Melding AM that the Speaker of the House of Commons and the presiding officers of Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland would convene a conference to pave the way for a new Act of Union.
Moreover, arrest warrants of nine presiding officers were issued by police on request of District Returning Officer (RO) of Bhakhar due to delay in providing of results.
The police, however, released the presiding officers of four polling stations over personal surety bonds after investigation.
She and Pingree are the first two women in Maine to serve simultaneously as presiding officers in both chambers.