The Presiding Officer
Dame Rosemary Butler AM
The role of the Presiding Officer, Dame Rosemary Butler AM, is set out in the Assembly’s Standing Orders.
See also: Deputy Presiding Officer, David Melding AM.
The functions of the Presiding Officer are:
Contact the Presiding Officer,
to chair Plenary meetings;
to determine questions as to the interpretation or application of Standing Orders;
to represent the Assembly in exchanges with any other bodies, whether within or outside the United Kingdom, in relation to matters affecting the Assembly; and
such other functions conferred by any enactment, by the Assembly or by these Standing Orders.
Dame Rosemary Butler AM: firstname.lastname@example.org