The Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament is the speaker of the Scottish
Parliament. The current Presiding Officer is Ken Macintosh, who was elected on
The Presiding Officer, supported by two Deputy Presiding Officers, chairs the
proceedings in the parliamentary chamber, the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate
May 12, 2016 ... Ken Macintosh is elected presiding officer of the Scottish Parliament on the first
day of its fifth session.
May 10, 2016 ... The Scotland Act 1998 requires the Scottish Parliament to elect the presiding
officer and deputies within 14 days of the election and before any ...
May 12, 2011 ... Alex Salmond strengthened his grip on Holyrood yesterday when a Nationalist
MSP was elected presiding officer of the Scottish Parliament.
May 12, 2016 ... Ken Macintosh has been elected as the Scottish Parliament's next presiding
officer. Macintosh, who has been an MSP since 1999, was elected ...
Apr 27, 2016 ... Labour claimed the move would help the Scottish Parliament return to its ... The
last presiding officer, Tricia Marwick, was elected as an SNP ...
May 9, 2016 ... Ken Macintosh during his Scottish Labour leadership campaign ... If the Scottish
parliament elected a presiding officer who would allow the ...
May 11, 2016 ... More MSPs join race to be next presiding officer at Holyrood. There are now five
declared candidates for Thursday's Scottish Parliament ...
The Scottish Parliament official Facebook page. ... The Presiding Officer of the
Scottish Parliament, Ken Macintosh MSP, has launched the programme for the ...