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There are 19 members of the Turks and Caicos Islands House of Assembly. Fifteen of these are directly elected by voters in an election, four are appointed by the Governor: he appoints two himself and agrees one nomination each from the Premier and Leader of the Opposition. The House also includes a Speaker, elected by the elected and appointed members of the House, and the Attorney General, who serves as non-voting ex-officio member.

Opening of the 10th session of the House of Assembly of the Turks and Caicos Islands

Government Members of the House of Assembly
Members Name Constituency Party
Hon. Dr. Rufus Washington EWING, Premier All Island District Progressive National Party
Hon. George Alexander LIGHTBOURNE Grand Turk North Progressive National Party
Hon. Norman Benjamin SAUNDERS South Caicos Progressive National Party
Hon. Ricardo Don Hue GARDINER North & Middle Caicos Progressive National Party
Hon. Akierra M. MISICK Leeward Progressive National Party
Hon. Porsha Monique STUBBS SMITH The Bight Progressive National Party
Hon. Amanda MISICK Cheshire Hall & Richmond Hill* Progressive National Party
Hon. Charles Washington MISICK All Island District Progressive National Party
As at 27 November 2012; result of 22 March 2013 by-election.
Opposition Members of the House of Assembly
Members Name Constituency Party
Hon. Sharlene Linette CARTWRIGHT ROBINSON, Leader of the Opposition All Island District People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Edwin ASTWOOD Grand Turk South People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Goldray McMillin EWING Blue Hills People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Sean Rickard ASTWOOD Five Cays People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Vaden Delroy WILLIAMS Wheeland People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Derek TAYLOR All Island District People's Democratic Movement
Hon. Josephine CONNOLLY, Deputy Speaker All Island District People's Democratic Movement
As at 27 November 2012
Appointed Members of the House of Assembly
Members Name Party
Hon. Ruth Delores BLACKMAN Government’s Appointed Member
Hon. Clarence SELVER Opposition’s Appointed Member
Hon. Lillian SWANN-MISICK Governor’s Appointed Member
Hon. John PHILLIPS Governor’s Appointed Member
As at 27 November 2012
source: http://www.gov.tc
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