President of the National Assembly of Serbia


The president of the National Assembly of Serbia (Serbian: Председник Народне скупштине Србије / Predsednik Narodne skupštine Srbije) is the presiding officer of the National Assembly of Serbia. The president is elected by members of each new assembly for a term lasting four years

President of the National Assembly of Serbia
Председник Народне скупштине Србије
Predsednik Narodne skupštine Srbije
Standard of the President of the National Assembly of Serbia
Incumbent
Ivica Dačić

since 22 October 2020
StyleMister/Madam President
ResidenceNo official residence
SeatHouse of the National Assembly, 13 Nikola Pašić Square, Stari Grad, Belgrade
AppointerNational Assembly
Term lengthFour years
Inaugural holderMiša Anastasijević
Formation30 November 1858

The president of the National Assembly serves as acting president of Serbia if the elected president vacates the office before the expiration of the 5-year presidential term due to death, resignation or removal from office.

Duties and competences


According to the article 104 of the Constitution of Serbia:

  • The National Assembly, by a majority vote of all deputies, elect the president and one or more vice presidents of the National Assembly.
  • President of the National Assembly represents the National Assembly, convenes its meetings, presides over them and perform other duties stipulated by the Constitution, the law and the rules of the National Assembly.

List of presidents


  Denotes Acting Head of the Parliament

Monarchy

National Assembly Portrait President Term
Saint Andrew's Day AssemblyMiša Anastasijević30 November 1858 – 31 January 1859
Nativity of Virgin Mary AssemblyŽivko Karabiberović8 September 1859 – 24 September 1859
Transfiguration Day Extraordinary AssemblyTodor Tucaković6 August 1861 – 10 August 1861
Transfiguration Day Extraordinary AssemblyMijalko Radenković10 August 1861 – 20 August 1861
Assumption Day Assembly16 August 1864 – 6 September 1864
Michaelmas AssemblyŽivko Karabiberović29 September 1867 – 13 October 1867
Great National Assembly20 June 1868
Great Constitutional Assembly10 June 1869 – 29 June 1869
National Assembly14 September 1870 – 25 October 1870
Regular legislature5 September 1871 – 24 October 1871
Regular legislature24 September 1872 – 25 October 1872
Regular legislature15 November 1873 – 31 December 1873
Extraordinary legislatureDimitrije Jovanović2 January 1874 – 27 January 1874
Regular legislatureĐorđe Topuzović8 November 1874 – 13 March 1875
Regular legislatureLjubomir Kaljević15 August 1875 – 30 September 1875
Regular legislatureDimitrije Jovanović30 September 1875 – 21 January 1876
Great National AssemblyĐorđe Topuzović14 February 1877 – 16 February 1877
Regular legislatureDimitrije Jovanović19 June 1877 – 24 July 1877
Regular legislatureDimitrije Matić24 June 1878 – 15 July 1878
Regular legislatureTodor Tucaković21 November 1878 – 20 January 1879
Regular legislature1 November 1879 – 3 February 1880
Extraordinary legislatureVuja Vasić11 May 1880 – 24 May 1880
Regular legislatureAleksa Popović30 December 1880 – 22 May 1881
Regular legislature7 January 1882 – 22 June 1882
Regular legislatureMilan Kujunedžić25 November 1882 – 31 December 1882
Extraordinary legislature1 January 1883 – 11 January 1883
Extraordinary legislatureSima Nestorović15 September 1883 – 22 September 1883
Regular legislatureMilan Kujunedžić6 May 1884 – 16 June 1884
Regular legislatureĐorđe Pavlović3 April 1885 – 23 April 1885
Extraordinary legislatureMilan Kujunedžić19 September 1885 – 23 September 1885
Extraordinary legislatureĐorđe Pavlović30 June 1886 – 13 July 1886
Regular legislature15 July 1886 – 25 July 1886
Regular legislature5 October 1886 – 2 November 1886
Regular legislatureTodor Tucaković15 November 1887 – 11 January 1888
Regular legislatureRista Popović16 March 1888 – 16 April 1888
Great (Constituent) AssemblyKosta Taušanović11 December 1888 – 22 December 1888
Extraordinary National AssemblyNikola Pašić1 October 1889 – 18 April 1890
Regular legislature1 November 1890 – 11 February 1891
Regular legislatureDimitrije Katić11 February 1891 – 31 March 1891
Regular legislature28 December 1891 – 13 February 1892
Regular legislaturePavle Vuković13 February 1892 – 31 March 1892
National AssemblyŽivan Živanović29 March 1893 – 1 April 1893
Extraordinary legislatureNikola Pašić1 June 1893 – 9 August 1893
Regular legislature1 November 1893 – 12 January 1894
Regular legislatureSvetomir Nikolajević10 April 1895 – 26 April 1895
Extraordinary legislatureMilutin Garašanin24 June 1895 – 10 July 1895
Regular legislature12 November 1895 – 8 February 1896
Regular legislature5 October 1896 – 19 December 1896
Extraordinary legislatureNikola Pašić29 June 1897 – 12 July 1897
Regular legislatureSima Nestorović17 June 1898 – 15 July 1898
Extraordinary legislature16 July 1898 – 11 January 1899
Regular legislature20 September 1899 – 29 January 1900
Regular legislature29 December 1900 – 31 December 1900
Extraordinary legislature1 January 1901 – 29 January 1901
People's Representative Body
(Senate and National Assembly)
Regular legislature
Rista Popović
(National Assembly)
Dimitrije Marinković
(Senate)
1 October 1901 – 11 May 1902
People's Representative Body
(Senate and National Assembly)
Regular legislature
11 July 1902 – 25 July 1902
People's Representative Body
(Senate and National Assembly)
Extraordinary legislature
Aca Stanojević
(National Assembly)
Petar Velimirović
(Senate)
2 June 1903 – 17 June 1903
National Assembly
Extraordinary legislature
Aca Stanojević16 September 1903 – 30 September 1903
Regular legislature1 October 1903 – 25 March 1904
Regular legislature1 November 1904 – 3 March 1905
Extraordinary legislature
(assembly dissolved)
Ignjat Lukić8 May 1905 – 17 May 1905
Extraordinary legislatureLjubomir Davidović25 July 1905 – 5 August 1905
Regular legislatureNikola Nikolić1 October 1905 – 19 April 1906
Extraordinary legislatureAca Stanojević25 June 1906 – 22 July 1906
Regular legislatureMihailo A. Popović1 October 1906 – 22 March 1907
Regular legislatureMilenko Vesnić22 March 1907 – 7 July 1907
Regular legislatureLjubomir Jovanović1 October 1907 – 31 March 1908
Extraordinary legislatureStanojlo Vukčević5 June 1908 – 7 August 1908
Extraordinary legislatureLjubomir Jovanović27 September 1908 – 30 September 1908
Regular legislature1 October 1908 – 20 April 1909
Regular legislatureAndra Nikolić1 October 1909 – 12 June 1910
Regular legislature1 October 1910 – 19 May 1911
Regular legislature1 October 1911 – 1 February 1912
Extraordinary legislature19 April 1912 – 30 June 1912
Extraordinary legislature20 September 1912 – 30 September 1912
Regular legislature1 October 1912 – 30 September 1913
Regular legislature1 October 1913 – 19 June 1914
Extraordinary legislature14 July 1914 – October 1915
National Assembly
(In exile on Corfu)
28 August 1916 – 9 October 1916
National Assembly
(In exile on Corfu)
Đoka Bračinac12 February 1918 – 14 April 1918
National Assembly14 December 1918 – 21 December 1918

Republic

Source: [1]

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party National Assembly Election
Took office Left office Time in office
Presidents of the People's Assembly of Serbia
1 Siniša Stanković[2]
(1892–1974)
April 1945 November 1946 0–1 years Communist Party of Serbia
2 Aćim Grulović
(1898–1948)[2]
November 1946 December 1948 1–2 years Communist Party of Serbia
3 Isa Jovanović
(1906–1983)[3]
December 1948 September 1953 4–5 years Communist Party of Serbia
renamed in 1952 to
League of Communists of Serbia
4 Petar Stambolić
(1912–2007)[3]
December 1953 1957 3–4 years League of Communists of Serbia
5 Jovan Veselinov
(1906–1982)[3]
1957 April 1963 5–6 years League of Communists of Serbia
6 Dušan Petrović Šane
(1914–1977)[4]
June 1963 May 1967 3–4 years League of Communists of Serbia
7 Miloš Minić
(1914–2003)[4]
May 1967 May 1969 1–2 years League of Communists of Serbia
8 Dragoslav Marković
(1920–2005)[4]
May 1969 May 1974 4–5 years League of Communists of Serbia
9 Živan Vasiljević
(1920–2007)[5]
May 1974 May 1978 3–4 years League of Communists of Serbia
10 Dušan Čkrebić
(born 1927)[5]
May 1978 May 1982 3–4 years League of Communists of Serbia
11 Branko Pešić
(1922–1986)[5]
May 1982 1984 1–2 years League of Communists of Serbia
12 Slobodan Gligorijević
(born 1920)[5]
1984 May 1986 1–2 years League of Communists of Serbia
13 Branislav Ikonić
(1928–2002)[5]
May 1986 May 1988 1–2 years League of Communists of Serbia
14 Borisav Jović
(born 1928)[5]
May 1988 May 1989 0–1 years League of Communists of Serbia
15 Zoran Sokolović
(1938–2001)[5]
May 1989 January 1991 1–2 years League of Communists of Serbia
Presidents of the National Assembly of Serbia
1
(16)
Slobodan Unković
(born 1938)
11 January 1991 5 June 1991 145 days Socialist Party of Serbia 1st
(1991–93)
1990
2
(17)
Aleksandar Bakočević
(1928–2007)
5 June 1991 25 January 1993 1 year, 234 days Socialist Party of Serbia
3
(18)
Zoran Lilić
(born 1953)
25 January 1993 29 June 1993 155 days Socialist Party of Serbia 2nd
(1993–94)
1992
4
(19)
Zoran Aranđelović
(born 1948)
29 June 1993 24 January 1994 209 days Socialist Party of Serbia
5
(20)
Dragan Tomić
(born 1936)
1 February 1994 22 January 2001 6 years, 356 days Socialist Party of Serbia 3rd
(1994–97)
1993
4th
(1997–2001)
1997
6
(21)
Dragan Maršićanin
(born 1950)
22 January 2001 6 December 2001 318 days Democratic Party of Serbia
(DOS)
5th
(2001–04)
2000
7
(22)
Nataša Mićić
(born 1965)
6 December 2001 27 January 2004 2 years, 52 days Civic Alliance of Serbia
(DOS)
8
(23)
Dragan Maršićanin
(born 1950)
4 February 2004 3 March 2004 28 days Democratic Party of Serbia 6th
(2004–07)
2003
Vojislav Mihailović
(born 1951)
3 March 2004 4 March 2004 1 day Serbian Renewal Movement
9
(24)
Predrag Marković
(born 1955)
4 March 2004 14 February 2007 2 years, 347 days G17 Plus
10
(25)
Tomislav Nikolić
(born 1952)
8 May 2007[6] 13 May 2007[7] 5 days Serbian Radical Party 7th
(2007–08)
2007
Milutin Mrkonjić
(born 1942)
13 May 2007 23 May 2007 10 days Socialist Party of Serbia
11
(26)
Oliver Dulić
(born 1975)
23 May 2007 11 June 2008 1 year, 19 days Democratic Party
12
(27)
Slavica Đukić Dejanović
(born 1951)
25 June 2008 31 May 2012 3 years, 341 days Socialist Party of Serbia 8th
(2008–12)
2008
13
(28)
Nebojša Stefanović
(born 1976)
23 July 2012 16 April 2014 1 year, 267 days Serbian Progressive Party 9th
(2012–14)
2012
14
(29)
Maja Gojković
(born 1963)
23 April 2014 3 August 2020 6 years, 102 days Serbian Progressive Party 10th
(2014–16)
2014
11th
(2016–20)
2016
15
(30)
Ivica Dačić
(born 1966)
22 October 2020 Incumbent 273 days Socialist Party of Serbia 12th
(2020–present)
2020
Fathers of the House

Traditionally when a new Serbian parliament is formed the eldest deputy opens and leads the first session until a speaker is elected. Since the 2000 parliamentary election these deputies were:

See also


References