Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan
|Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan|
|Legislative Building, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada|
The Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan is one of two components of the Legislature of Saskatchewan, the other being the Lieutenant-Governor of Saskatchewan. The Legislature was unicameral from its establishment; there has never been a provincial upper house.
There are currently 58 ridings in the province which elect MLAs to the Legislative Assembly. All are currently single-member districts, although the cities of Regina, Saskatoon and Moose Jaw have been represented by multi-member constituencies in the past.
The current party standings in the legislature are as follows:
Current seating plan
In September 2013 the Legislature established the position of Usher of the Black Rod. Their role is functionally similar to the one for the Senate of Canada. Rick Mantey was the first person to hold the office. The current Usher of the Black Rod, as of 2014, is Ben Walsh.
- List of Saskatchewan general elections
- Saskatchewan Legislative Building
- Monarchy in Saskatchewan
- Politics of Saskatchewan
- Saskatchewan Legislative Network
- Stopping the clock
- Hansard TV
- "Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan Official Website > About the Legislative Assembly > Glossary". Queen's Printer for Saskatchewan.
- Couture, Joe; Hamilton, Charles (2014-06-10). "Mantey's demotion questioned". Leader-Post (Regina).
- Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan official website
- CBC Digital Archives – Showdown on the Prairies: A History of Saskatchewan Elections