List of deputy leaders of the house in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly

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Deputy Leader of the House of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
सभागृह उप नेते महाराष्ट्र विधानसभा
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Incumbent
Ajit Pawar

since 30 December 2019
Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
StyleThe Honourable
Member of
Reports toGovernment of Maharashtra
ResidencePune
AppointerChief Minister of Maharashtra & Cabinet
Term lengthDuring the life of the vidhan Sabha (five years maximum)
PrecursorDeputy Leader of the House of The Bombay Legislative Assembly (1947–60)
Inaugural holderMarotrao Kannamwar
(1960–1962)
Formation1 May 1960
Salary – approximately

The Deputy Leader of the House of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly is the deputy to the Leader of the House Ajit Pawar is the current Deputy Leader of the House of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly as the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Deputy Leader of the House

The Assembly has a Deputy Leader of the House, who heads the government caucus. The office is provided for in the Legislative Assembly Rules, which defines it as "Chief Minister or any other Minister appointed by Chief Minister". The Rules further mandate that the Chairperson should conduct parliamentary business in consultation with the Leader.[1]

Name Deputy Leader of the House
(Constituency)
Term Party Assembly
(Election)
Ajit Pawar
Deputy Chief Minister
(Baramati)
30 December 2019 Incumbent Nationalist Congress Party

(NCP)

Fourteenth Assembly
(2019 election)

References

  1. ^ "Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Rules" (PDF). 2009. Retrieved 10 June 2021.