Johore Bahru Timor (federal constituency)

Johore Bahru Timor was a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that was represented in the Dewan Rakyat from 1959 to 1974.

Johore Bahru Timor
Johor constituency
Defunct federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
Constituency created1958
Constituency abolished1974
First contested1959
Last contested1969

The federal constituency was created in the 1974 redistribution and was mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.


It was abolished in 1974 when it was redistributed.

Representation history

Members of Parliament for Johore Bahru Timor
Constituency created
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st1959-1963Mohamad Noah OmarAlliance (UMNO)
Parliament of Malaysia
1st1963-1964Mohamad Noah OmarAlliance (UMNO)
2nd1964-1969Fatimah Abdul Majid
1969-1971Parliament was suspended[1][2]
3rd1971-1973Hussein OnnAlliance (UMNO)
1973-1974BN (UMNO)
Constituency abolished, renamed to Johore Bahru

Election results

Malaysian general election, 1969
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
AllianceHussein Onn12,56563.59
DAPLee Ah Meng7,19336.41
Total valid votes 19,758 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,009
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 20,76772.29
Registered electors 28,729
Majority 5,372
Alliance hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1964
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
AllianceFatimah Abdul Majid12,60067.47
Socialist FrontTan Ah Ngoh5,34328.61
PAPMohamed Noor Jettey7333.92
Total valid votes 18,676 100.00
Total rejected ballots 730
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 19,40678.46
Registered electors 24,735
Majority 7,257
Alliance hold Swing
Malayan general election, 1959
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
AllianceMohamad Noah Omar7,77164.72
Socialist FrontChu Choon Yong4,23635.28
Total valid votes 12,007 100.00
Total rejected ballots 112
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 12,11978.10
Registered electors 15,518
Majority 3,535
This was a new constituency created.


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