Monday 1 February 2021
Wednesday 27 January 2021 THE SPEAKER On Holocaust Remembrance Day 27 January this year, a digital ceremony was arranged, recorded at the Riksdag. The Riksdag network Remembrance of the Holocaust organised the event.
Tuesday 29 December 2020
The Riksdag has been summoned to convene in the first week of January in order to consider a provisional act to prevent the spread of COVID-19 – the “pandemic act”.
Thursday 3 December 2020
Following consultations with the party group leaders, the Speaker has decided that a debate between on EU policy shall be held at the Riksdag on 20 January. The planned debate between party leaders on EU policy that was due to take place on 18 November was cancelled on account of the increasing spread of COVID-19 in Sweden.
Standing, from the left, First Deputy Speaker Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party), the Speaker Andreas Norlén, Second Deputy Speaker Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) and Third Deputy Speaker Kerstin Lundgren (Centre Party).
The CV contains more detailed information about the Speaker Andreas Norlén.
CV Andreas Norlén Resumé(pdf, 214 kB)
CV Andreas Norlén Assignments(pdf, 185 kB)
The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures.
The tasks of the Speaker
Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party) is First Deputy Speaker, Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) Second Deputy Speaker and Kerstin Lundgren (Centre Party) is Third Deputy Speaker.
The Deputy Speakers