Pilihan raya negeri Kedah 2018
The 14th Kedah State election was held on 9 May 2018, concurrently with the 2018 Malaysian general election. The previous state election was held on 5 May 2013. The state assemblymen is elected to 5 years term each.
All 36 seats to the Kedah State Legislative Assembly
19 kerusi diperlukan untuk majoriti
The Kedah State Legislative Assembly would automatically dissolve on 23 June 2018, the fifth anniversary of the first sitting, and elections must be held within sixty days (two months) of the dissolution (on or before 21 August 2018, with the date to be decided by the Election Commission), unless dissolved prior to that date by the Head of State (Sultan of Kedah) on the advice of the Head of Government (Menteri Besar of Kedah).
The state election resulting in a hung parliament, as no parties gained simple majority. Pakatan Harapan (PH) gained a plurality in the election, winning 18 seats but still short of 1 seat for a simple majority win; nevertheless PH were invited by Sultan of Kedah to form the state government. Mukhriz Mahathir, from BERSATU, was sworn in as Menteri Besar on 11 May 2018.
- "Malaysia GE: Formation of state govt in Perak Kedah and Sabah up to parties, says election commission". The Straits Times. 10 Mei 2018. Dicapai pada 30 Disember 2022.
- Petah Wazzan Iskandar (11 Mei 2018). "Mukhriz sworn in as Kedah Menteri Besar [NSTTV]". New Straits Times. Dicapai pada 30 Disember 2022.