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First sitting for new State legislative Assembly on Feb 14


The Sarawak State Legislative Assembly building stands on the Petra Jaya side of the Sarawak River.

KUCHING (Jan 15): The State Legislative Assembly (DUN) is expected to convene for the first time on Feb 14 for three days after the Dec 18 polls last year.

According to an official letter sighted by The Borneo Post yesterday, the next DUN sitting scheduled for Feb 14 to 16 will start off with the swearing-in ceremony at 9am.

All the 82 august House members are invited to bring along their spouses to attend the ceremony.

These elected representatives are expected to confirm their attendance with the DUN Secretariat by or on Jan 31.

In the 12th state election, Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) won 76 seats out of the 82 seats contested while Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) and Democratic Action Party (DAP) won four seats and two seats respectively.