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16.02.2018
At Deputies’ Initiative RA NA Extraordinary Sitting Convened
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On February 16, by the decision of the RA NA Speaker Ara Babloyan, under Article 100 of the RA Constitution and Article 41 of the RA Constitutional Law 'Rules of Procedure of the National Assembly,' at the initiative of 29 deputies of the RA NA Way Out and Tsarukyan Factions, the RA NA extraordinary sitting was convened by the initiator’s established agenda.

Before passing to the debate of the agenda item, the RA NA Speaker Ara Babloyan informed that, according to Article 83 of the RA Constitution, he presented to the RA National Assembly Hrayr Tovmasyan’s candidacy for appointing him in the vacant position of the RA Constitutional Court member. Ara Babloyan also informed that Hrayr Tovmasyan submitted a resignation from the position of the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs and Protection of Human Rights that day.

The Head of the RA NA Way Out Faction Nikol Pashinyan presented for debate in the first reading the RA draft law on Making Amendments and Addenda to the RA Tax Code authored by the RA NA Way Out Faction .

The Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Economic Affairs Khosrov Harutyunyan informed that, as a result of debate, the draft law was not endorsed by the Committee.

The RA Deputy Minister of Finance Davit Ananyan presented the negative opinion and substantiation of the government.

During the exchange of thoughts the NA deputies Hakob Hakobyan, Naira Zohrabyan, Vardan Bostanjyan, Aram Sargsyan, Mihran Hakobyan, Mane Tandilyan, the NA Deputy Speaker Mikayel Melkumyan presented their viewpoints .

The Deputy Chairman of the State Revenue Committee adjunct to the RA Government Vakhtang Mirumyan has presented the substantiations, according to which, it is necessary to leave unchanged the provisions and tax tariffs of the Tax Code.

The RA NA Deputy Speaker Eduard Sharmazanov delivered an extraordinary speech.

The RA NA Deputy Speaker has underlined that the social problems concern everybody: the power and the opposition.

The RA NA Factions (the ARF – Aghvan Vardanyan, the Way Out, - Aram Sargsyan, Tsarukyan – Vahe Enfiajyan, the RPA – Gagik Melikyan) expressed their positions.

The key and co-speakers delivered final speeches and touched upon the MPs’ assessments.

As a result of voting, the legislative initiative was not passed.

The parliament ended the work of the extraordinary sitting.


16.02.2018
Members of Armenia-Israel Friendship Group Sum Up Visit to State of Israel
On February 11-15, at the invitation of the Deputy Speaker of the Israeli Knesset, the Head of Israel-Armenia Friendship Group Tali Ploskov Armenia-Israel Friendship Group of the RA National Assembly headed by Gagik Minasyan was in Israel. At February 16 press conference the Head of the Group and me...

16.02.2018
Koryun Nahapetyan Meets with Ambassador of Federal republic of Germany to Armenia
On February 16, the Chairman of the RA NA Standing Committee on Defense and Security Koryun Nahapetyan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany Bernhard Matthias Kiesler.Welcoming the Ambassador, the Committee Chairman underlined the effective coop...

16.02.2018
Concept of Open Parliament Initiative Discussed
On February 16, the RA NA Vice President Arpine Hovhannisyan and the RA NA Chief of Staff-Secretary General Ara Saghatelyan met with the participants of the Open Parliament initiative. The Ambassadors accredited in the RA, representatives of the international and non-governmental organizations (NGOs...

16.02.2018
Ara Babloyan Receives Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
On February 16, the RA NA President Ara Babloyan received Manabu Horii, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan.Ara Babloyan noted that the Armenian-Japanese relations had been developed and expanded in the last years.The Head of the parliament highlighted the role of the inter-parl...

16.02.2018
Ara Babloyan Proposes Hrayr Tovmasyan’s Candidacy for Appointing on Vacant Position of the CC Member
Taking into consideration that by the edition of 2015 the Chapter 7 of the RA Constitution enters into force on assuming his position by the newly elected President of the Republic and before that the appropriate provisions of the Constitution with amendments of 2005 continue functioning, hence...

16.02.2018
Hrayr Tovmasyan Submits a Letter of Resignation to RA NA President
The Chair of the Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs and Protection of Human Rights of the RA National Assembly Hrayr Tovmasyan submitted to the RA NA President a letter of resignation. ...

16.02.2018
On February 16 at 11:00 RA NA Extraordinary Sitting is to be Convened
By the decision of the RA NA Speaker Ara Babloyan, under Article 100 of the RA Constitution and Article 41 of the RA Constitutional Law ‘Rules of Procedure of the National Assembly,’ at the initiative of the RA NA deputies, the RA NA extraordinary sitting will be convened by the initiator’s establis...



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