Selayang (federal constituency)

Selayang is a federal constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1974.

Selayang (P097)
Selangor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
William Leong Jee Keen
PH
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)116,176

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

History

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Batu Arang Barat, Batu Arang Timur, Batu Arang Selatan, Pengkalan Kundang, Sungai Serai, Pekan Kuang, Kampung Gombak, Kampung Kuang, Kampung Cempedak, Sri Kundang, Bandar Tasik Puteri, Bandar Country Home 1, Kuala Garing, Kampung Rajah, Rawang, Kampung Melayu, Kampung Kenanga, Kampung Baharu Rawang, Taman Sri Hijau, Kanching, Taman Bersatu, Taman Bukit Rawang, Kampung Tanjung, Bandar Country Home 2, Batu 16 Rawang, Bandar Baru Selayang Utara, Bukit Idaman, Selayang Baharu Tiga, Selayang Baharu Dua, Selayang Baharu Satu, Taman Selayang Baharu, Selayang Pandang, Sri Melati, Selayang Utama, Kepong Utara, Bandar Baru Selayang Selatan, Kampung Bendahara, Lembah Mutiara, Selayang Jaya, Taman Daya, Taman Indah Perdana, Taman Bidara, Kampung Selayang Permai, Kampung Selayang Indah, Taman Selayang Indah.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Batu Arang Barat, Batu Arang Timur, Batu Arang Selatan, Pengkalan Kundang, Sungai Serai, Pekan Kuang, Kampung Gombak, Kampung Kuang, Kampung Cempedak, Sri Kundang, Bandar Tasik Puteri, Penjara Sungai Buloh, Bandar Country Home 1, Kuala Garing, Kampung Rajah, Rawang, Kampung Melayu, Kampung Kenanga, Kampung Baharu Rawang, Taman Sri Hijau, Kanching, Taman Bersatu, Taman Bukit Rawang, Kampung Tanjung, Bandar Country Home 2, Kota Emerald East & West, Garing Jaya, Batu 16 Rawang, Bandar Baru Selayang Utara, Bukit Idaman, Selayang Baharu Tiga, Selayang Baharu Dua, Selayang Baharu Satu, Taman Selayang Baharu, Selayang Pandang, Sri Melati, Selayang Utama, Kepong Utara, Bandar Baru Selayang Selatan, Kampung Bendahara, Lembah Mutiara, Selayang Jaya, Taman Daya, Taman Indah Perdana, Taman Bidara, Kampung Selayang Permai, Kampung Selayang Indah, Taman Selayang Indah, Prima Selayang.

Representation history

Members of Parliament for Selayang
ParliamentYearsMemberParty
Constituency created, renamed from Rawang
4th1974-1975Walter Loh Poh KhanBN (MCA)
1975-1978Rosemary Chow Poh Kheng
5th1978-1982Rafidah Aziz BN (UMNO)
6th1982-1986Rahmah Othman
7th1986-1990Zaleha Ismail
8th1990-1995
9th1995-1999Chan Kong Choy BN (MCA)
10th1999-2004
11th2004-2008
12th2008-2013William Leong Jee KeenPKR
13th2013-2018
14th2018-presentPH (PKR)

Election results

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
PHWilliam Leong Jee Keen60,15861.38+61.38
BNKang Meng Fuat19,50119.90-17.94
BerjasaHashim Abd Karim18,34318.72+14.15
Total valid votes 98,002 100.00
Total rejected ballots 953
Unreturned ballots 495
Turnout 99,45085.60
Registered electors 116,176
Majority 40,65741.49
PH hold Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 239/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 313/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
PKRWilliam Leong Jee Keen52,34357.60+ 5.71
BNDonald Lim Siang Chai34,38537.84- 8.02
BerjasaMohd Hazizi Abdul Rahman4,1524.57+ 4.57
Total valid votes 90,880 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,435
Unreturned ballots 213
Turnout 92,52887.38
Registered electors 105,895
Majority 17,95819.76
PKR hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
PKRWilliam Leong Jee Keen30,70151.89+ 25.37
BNLee Li Yew27,13445.86- 27.62
PRMKoh Swe Yong1,3322.25+ 2.25
Total valid votes 59,167 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,506
Unreturned ballots 247
Turnout 60,92076.57
Registered electors 79,557
Majority 3,5676.03
PKR gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNChan Kong Choy36,34373.48+ 16.25
KEADILANKoh Swe Yong13,11726.52+ 26.52
Total valid votes 49,460 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,444
Unreturned ballots 129
Turnout 51,03371.72
Registered electors 71,155
Majority 23,22646.96
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNChan Kong Choy34,97957.23- 29.80
DAPZaitun Mohamed Kasim26,14442.77+ 42.77
Total valid votes 61,123 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,453
Unreturned ballots 699
Turnout 63,27573.94
Registered electors 85,576
Majority 8,83514.46
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNChan Kong Choy45,39287.03+ 15.09
IndependentZainul Amri Abdul Aziz6,76512.97+ 12.97
Total valid votes 52,157 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,103
Unreturned ballots 471
Turnout 54,73169.89
Registered electors 78,310
Majority 38,62774.06
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNZaleha Ismail51,06271.94- 9.60
DAPLee Yee Lian19,92028.06+ 28.06
Total valid votes 70,982 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,500
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 73,48273.86
Registered electors 99,488
Majority 31,14243.88
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNZaleha Ismail40,68181.54
PASTalib Bakti9,20918.46
Total valid votes 49,890 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,270
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 52,16067.10
Registered electors 77,737
Majority 31,47263.08
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNRahmah Othman51,35366.80
DAPLee Yee Lian20,44426.59
PASKhalid Siri5,0816.61
Total valid votes 76,878 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,130
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 79,00869.82
Registered electors 113,159
Majority 30,909
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNRafidah Aziz38,62766.65
DAPZainal Rampak17,35729.95
PEKEMASZainuddin Karim1,9733.40
Total valid votes 57,957 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 81,350
Majority 21,270
BN hold Swing

Malaysian general by-election, 14 June 1975
Upon the death of incumbent, Walter Loh Poh Khan
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNRosemary Chow Poh Kheng19,33870.96
DAPIdrus Idris7,43427.28
IndependentIsmail Man4811.76
Total valid votes 27,253 100.00
Total rejected ballots 708
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 27,96157.20
Registered electors 48,885
Majority 11,90443.68
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes%∆%
BNWalter Loh Poh Khan
DAPTan Soo Pin
PEKEMASZainal Rampak
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 42,662
Majority 9,871
This was a new constituency created.

References

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