Chairperson

The functions of the Chairperson is to preside over the BCP-National Council and enforce its  rules for the orderly conduct of the proceedings, preserve dignity and decorum in the hall and maintain discipline amongst the members.

First BCP (2015-2017)

  1. Dorji Tenzin (2015-2017)

Mr. Dorji Tenzin from Trongsa Demkhong is the Chairperson of the First Bhutan Children’s Parliament. He was elected from amongst the Members of the BCP-NC through a secret ballot in the first sitting of the BCP on January 1, 2016. 

He was conferred the Tashi Khadar by the Chief Election Commissioner in the Great Fourth Auditorium at the Democracy House.

 

Deputy Chairperson

The Dy. Chairperson shall perform the duties of the Chairperson and also preside over the sittings during the period of the Chairperson absence and shall enjoy the same powers of the Chairperson. Every such act performed by him/her shall have the same effect and validity as if the Speaker had performed the act. Upon the unanimity decision with the Chairperson the Dy. Chairperson shall chair the parliament session for at least once in every session.

First BCP (2015-2017)

  1. Thinley Namgay (2015-2017)

Mr. Thinley Namgay from Trashigang Dzongkhag is elected as Deputy Chairperson. He was elected through a secret ballot in the first sitting of the BCP on January 1, 2016.

He was conferred the Tashi Khadar by the Chief Election Commissioner in the Great Fourth Auditorium at the Democracy House.