Presiding Member of Assembly

The Presiding Member (PM) is elected from among the members of the Assembly and must be approved by at least two-thirds of all members of the Assembly. The PM holds office for a term of two years and may be eligible for re-election after the end of his term of office. He or she is not a member of the Executive Committee.

The role of the PM includes the following:

1. Presides over General Assembly meetings;

2. Controls deliberations and ensures good conduct and good behavior at Assembly meetings;

3. Has casting vote;

4. Chairs Public Relations and Complaints Committee; and

5. Chairs the Credit Approval Committee Meetings of the Assembly.

6. Chairs the Audit Report Implementation Committee of the Assembly.


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