Stampin (federal constituency)

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Stampin
Sarawak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Chong Chieng Jen
PH
Constituency created1996
First contested1999
Last contested2018

Stampin is a federal constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1999.

The federal constituency was created in the 1996 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2008–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Pisang, Maong, Batu Lintang, Nanas-Pisang, Star Garden, Poh Kwong Park, Sky Garden, RPR Batu Kawah, Bukit Kenny, Tabuan Dayak, Tabuan Jaya, Tabuan Laru, Stampin, Seledah, Satria Jaya, Arang, Batu Tujoh, Pasar Maong, Batu Empat, Hui Sing, Kawah, Stapok, Haji Baki, Kitang, Sin San Tu, Kim Chu Shin.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Stampin, Seledah, Satria Jaya, Batu Tujoh, Hui Sing, Batu Empat, Arang, Pasar Maong, Haji Baki, Kitang, Lidah Tanah, RPR Batu Kawah, Kawah, Stapok, Sin San Tu, Kim Chu Shin.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Stampin
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
10th 1999-2004 Yong Khoon Hian @ Yong Khoon Seng BN
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Julian Tan Kok Ping DAP
14th 2018 Chong Chieng Jen
2018-present PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Chong Chieng Jen 33,060 63.70 - 0.50
BN Sim Kui Hian 18,839 36.30 + 0.87
Total valid votes 51,899 100.00
Total rejected ballots 408
Unreturned ballots 243
Turnout 52,550 79.33
Registered electors 66,240
Majority 14,221
DAP hold Swing {{{3}}}
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 247/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 321/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Julian Tan Kok Ping 41,663 64.20
BN Yong Khoon Hian @ Yong Khoon Seng 22,993 35.43
STAR Soo Lina 239 0.37
Total valid votes 64,895 100.00
Total rejected ballots 488
Unreturned ballots 132
Turnout 65,515 77.32
Registered electors 84,732
Majority 18,670
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yong Khoon Hian @ Yong Khoon Seng 21,966 51.01
DAP Voon Lee Shan 18,896 43.88
PKR See Chee How 2,198 5.10
Total valid votes 43,060 100.00
Total rejected ballots 428
Unreturned ballots 434
Turnout 43,922 65.30
Registered electors 67,257
Majority 3,070
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yong Khoon Hian @ Yong Khoon Seng 21,155 61.18
DAP Voon Lee Shan 13,424 38.82
Total valid votes 34,579 100.00
Total rejected ballots 529
Unreturned ballots 698
Turnout 35,806 59.87
Registered electors
Majority 7,731
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yong Khoon Hian @ Yong Khoon Seng 18,810 61.86
DAP Voon Lee Shan 9,913 32.60
Independent Chua Chio Kuia 1,684 5.54
Total valid votes 30,407 100.00
Total rejected ballots 391
Unreturned ballots 300
Turnout 31,098 60.91
Registered electors
Majority 8,897
This was a new constituency created.

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