Speaker of the Assembly of the Union of Myanmar
|Speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
|Member of||Pyidaungsu Hluttaw|
|Term length||30 months|
|Constituting instrument||Constitution of Myanmar|
|First holder||Khin Aung Myint|
|Deputy||Tun Tun Hein|
After the completion of an election cycle, the Pyithu Hluttaw and Amyotha Hluttaw will convene their first sessions, during which the speakers and deputy speakers of both Houses will be elected among the representatives of the respective assemblies.
Upon the election of the speakers and deputy speakers of the two Houses, under the Constitution of Myanmar, the speaker and deputy speaker of the Amyotha Hluttaw will automatically fill in the role of the speaker and deputy speaker of the Union Assembly for a term of no more than 30 months, or half the parliamentary term, following which the speaker and deputy speaker of the Pyithu Hluttaw will continue as speaker and deputy speaker of the Union Assembly for the remainder of the parliamentary term.
List of Speakers of the Assembly of the Union
|Term of Office||Political Party||Assembly||Chamber|
|Took Office||Left Office||Days|
|1||Khin Aung Myint
|31 January 2011||1 July 2013||882||USDP||1st||Amyotha Hluttaw|
|1 July 2013||29 January 2016||973||USDP||Pyithu Hluttaw|
|3||Mahn Win Khaing Than
|8 February 2016||1 August 2018||905||NLD||2nd||Amyotha Hluttaw|
|4||T Khun Myat
|1 August 2018||Incumbent||347||Independent||Pyithu Hluttaw|
- Nyein Zaw Lin (2 August 2018). "New parliament speaker assumes post".
- (PDF) http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs5/Myanmar_Constitution-2008-en.pdf. Missing or empty