senate speaker of the house

President of Senate

President presides at any sitting of the Senate and in his/her absence the Vice President shall preside. Whenever the Senate resolves itself into a committee of the whole Senate the President or Vice President as the case may be, shall leave the Chair of the Senate and sit at the Clerk’s Table at the right of the Clerk and act as Chairperson of the committee. When the Senate resumes, the President or the Vice President shall return to the chair of the Senate