Tamin (state constituency)

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Tamin
Sarawak constituency
State constituency
LegislatureSarawak State Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Christopher Gira @ Gira Sambang
GPS
Constituency created1987
First contested1991
Last contested2016

Tamin is a state constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly since 1991.

The state constituency was created in the 1987 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2006–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Siong, Tamin, Sekuau, Selangau, Lemai.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Siong, Tamin, Sekuau, Selangau, Lemai.

Representation history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Tamin
Assembly Years Member Party
Constituency created
13th 1991-1996 Joseph Entulu Belaun PBDS
14th 1996-2001 BN
15th 2001-2006
16th 2006-2011 Joseph Mauh Ikeh
17th 2011-2016
18th 2016-present Christopher Gira @ Gira Sambang

Election results[edit]

Sarawak state election, 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Christopher Gira @ Gira Sambang 6,230 54.99 - 2.43
Independent Ali Puji 4,145 36.59 + 36.59
PKR Simon Joseph 954 8.42 - 34.16
Total valid votes 11,329 100.00
Total rejected ballots 169
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 11,508 76.99
Registered electors 14,948
Majority 2,085
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, State Legislative Assembly of the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 190/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 25 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-04-30.

"Senarai Calon yang Disahkan Layak Bertanding Pilihan Raya Dewan Undangan Negeri ke-11". Election Commission of Malaysia. 25 April 2016. Archived from the original on 25 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-04-30.
Sarawak state election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Mauh Ikeh 4,998 57.42 - 9.80
PKR Mengga Mikui 3,706 42.58 + 42.58
Total valid votes 8,704 100.00
Total rejected ballots 181
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 8,895 72.65
Registered electors 12,244
Majority 1,292
BN hold Swing
Sarawak state election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Mauh Ikeh 4,639 67.22 - 20.71
SNAP Augustine Liom @ August Liom 2,262 32.78 + 32.78
Total valid votes 6,901 100.00
Total rejected ballots 120
Unreturned ballots 2
Turnout 7,023 64.43
Registered electors 10,900
Majority 2,377
BN hold Swing
Sarawak state election, 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Entulu Belaun 6,310 87.93 + 14.55
Independent Ricky Bernard Betti 866 12.07 + 12.07
Total valid votes 7,176 100.00
Total rejected ballots 129
Unreturned ballots 2
Turnout 7,307 67.89
Registered electors 10,763
Majority 5,444
BN hold Swing
Sarawak state election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Joseph Entulu Belaun 4,612 73.38 + 20.41
Independent Munan John Andrew 1,589 25.28 + 25.28
Independent Munan Jeti 84 1.34 + 1.34
Total valid votes 6,285 100.00
Total rejected ballots 121
Unreturned ballots 4
Turnout 6,410 63.64
Registered electors 10,072
Majority 3,023
BN gain from PBDS Swing ?
Sarawak state election, 1991
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PBDS Joseph Entulu Belaun 3,455 52.97
BN Jawan Empaling 2,943 45.12
Independent Emat Lidy Elaun 124 1.90
Total valid votes 6,522 100.00
Total rejected ballots 66
Unreturned ballots 1
Turnout 6,589 72.79
Registered electors 9,052
Majority 512
This was a new constituency created.

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