Pro tem Speaker

K Lakshminarayanan appointed pro tem speaker of Puducherry Assembly

Lakshminarayanan was elected for the fifth time to the legislative from Raj Bhavan and erstwhile Cassicade (which was merged with Raj Bhavan following delimitation in 2006).

published on : 26th May 2021

Supreme Court not impressed with arguments on conventions on Karnataka pro tem speaker's appointment

A bench comprising Justices A K Sikri, S A Bobde and Ashok Bhushan told senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for the JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy, that the court cannot enforce a convention.

published on : 19th May 2018

Karnataka Assembly floor test: Why the fuss over pro-tem speaker

According to the Supreme Court, since the pro-tem speaker would conduct the floor test, he would exercise powers like a regular Speaker.

published on : 19th May 2018

Bopaiah's appointment as Karnataka Assembly pro tem speaker : SC to hear plea on Saturday 10 30 am

The Supreme Court will on Saturday hear at 1030 hrs the writ petition jointly filed by Congress-JD(S) challenging the appointment of BJP MLA KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker.‚Äč

published on : 18th May 2018