Union Parliament: Bill, Loan, Report Focused

13 February 2018

Union Parliament held its regular meeting on Tuesday. Bills repealing Municipal Law and 1948 Harbour Labour Work Arrangements Act were recorded.  Also, expansion of town, ward, village-tract and village in Chin and Shan states and Sagaing Region issue was recorded.

Officials from Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Home Affairs, Electricity and Energy and Shan State government clarified the spending of more than 13595 million kyats from the Emergency Fund. 

To get loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency was reported. Union Tax Bill and the report on the 6-month national project were discussed. The parliament also sought approval to the bill amending Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.