List of Speakers of the House of Representatives of Malta

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Twenty eight people have served as Speaker of the House of Representatives of Malta since the office was established in 1921. The post did not exist in the period between 1933 and 1947 and also in the period between 1958 and 1962.

Speaker Term of Office Political Party
# Portrait Name Took Office Left Office
1 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Edgar Arrigo October 1921 July 1923 Political Union
2 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Salvatore Borg Olivier July 1923 June 1927 Nationalist Party
3 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Robert Hamilton June 1927 July 1929 Constitutional Party
4 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Anthony Montanaro Gauci August 1929 April 1930 Constitutional Party
5 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Giuseppe Degiorgio October 1932 November 1933 Nationalist Party
Office Abolished (November 1933 - November 1947)
6 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Guze' Cassar November 1947 April 1948 Labour Party
7 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Peter Paul Debono April 1948 June 1950 Labour Party
8 Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (1837-1952).svg Tommaso Caruana Demajo October 1950 October 1952 Nationalist Party
9 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Anthony Pullicino October 1952 January 1953 Nationalist Party
10 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Joseph Cassar Galea January 1953 March 1953 Nationalist Party
11 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Edwin Busuttil March 1953 October 1953 Constitutional Party
12 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Joseph M Camilleri December 1953 December 1954 Nationalist Party
13 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Joseph Flores March 1955 December 1955 Labour Party
14 Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg Nestu Laiviera December 1955 April 1958 Labour Party
Office Abolished (April 1958 - April 1962)
15 Coat of arms of Malta 1964-1975.svg Paolo Pace April 1962 February 1966 Nationalist Party
16 Coat of arms of Malta 1964-1975.svg Alfred Bonnici April 1966 June 1971 Nationalist Party
17 Coat of arms of Malta 1964-1975.svg Emmanuel Attard Bezzina June 1971 September 1976 Labour Party
18 Coat of Arms of Malta 1975-1988.jpg Nestu Laiviera September 1976 January 1978 Labour Party
19 Coat of Arms of Malta 1975-1988.jpg Kalċidon Agius January 1978 February 1982 Labour Party
20 Coat of Arms of Malta 1975-1988.jpg Daniel Micallef February 1982 July 1986 Labour Party
21 Mr Paul Xuereb.jpg Paul Xuereb July 1986 February 1987 Labour Party
22 Coat of Arms of Malta 1975-1988.jpg Joseph M. Baldacchino February 1987 May 1987 Labour Party
23 Coat of Arms of Malta 1975-1988.jpg Jimmy Farrugia May 1987 October 1988 Nationalist Party
24 Lawrence Gonzi 2009.jpg Lawrence Gonzi October 1988 September 1996 Nationalist Party
25 Coat of arms of Malta.svg Myriam Spiteri Debono September 1996 August 1998 Labour Party
26 Coat of arms of Malta.svg Anton Tabone October 1998 May 2008 Nationalist Party
27 Coat of arms of Malta.svg Louis Galea May 2008 April 2010 Nationalist Party
28 Coat of arms of Malta.svg Michael Frendo April 2010 April 2013 Nationalist Party
29 Coat of arms of Malta.svg Angelo Farrugia April 2013 Incumbent Labour Party

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