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PARLIAMENT WATCH > NATIONAL ASSEMBLY > SESSIONS > 5th SESSION (18 OCT - 23 NOV 2012)
 
Summary - Questions - Proposals - Stats
 
Summary
 
Day
Date
Length
Activity
Details of questions and proposals
1.
18/10/12
60 min
New military-appointed MPs sworn in  
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Education Aye Kyu • Tin Maung Myint (USDP): Opening of a primary school examination center in Launglon Township, Tenasserim Division
• Maung Sein (USDP): Upgrade of a primary school in Yebyu Township, Tenasserim Division
• Soe Aung (USDP): Upgrade of two primary schools in Meikhtila Township, Mandalay Division
• Paw Shan Lwin (CPP): Appointment of local teachers to schools in Sidoktaya Township, Magwe Division
Proposals introduced on the complaint procedure for public bodies and the review of townships eligible for salary increase to civil servants • Hsan Yei (USDP): Review of list of townships eligible for salary increase to civil servants
• Aung Nyein (USDP): Complaint procedure for public bodies
2.
19/10/12
30 min
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Education Aye Kyu • Swe Aung (USDP): Upgrade of a middle school in Taikgyi Township, Rangoon Division
• Paw Shan Lwin (CPP): Education programs for students
• Win Thein (USDP): Upgrade of a middle school in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
• Win Thein (USDP): Upgrade of a high school in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
• Maung Sein (USDP): Upgrade of a primary school in Yebyu Township, Tenasserim Division
Emolument, Allowance, and Privileges of Region/State Officials Amendment Bill introduced • Soe Maung (President’s Office Minister)
3.
22/10/12
N/A
Day 37 (4th session) proposal discussed • Ohn Tin (RNPP): Controls on onshore fishing - Approved
Proposal introduced on urging real-time reply to dossiers introduced by the Speaker • Nyan Lin (USDP): Urging real-rime reply to dossiers introduced by the Speaker
4.
23/10/12
225 min
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Border Affairs Maj Gen Zaw Win • N/A: Upgrade of road linking Minbya Township to the Rangoon-Akyab road, Arakan State
• N/A: Slaughtering licenses
• N/A: Construction of a bridge on the Udi creek
• N/A: Upgrade of Taungsalekon Village road and Paybindan Village road, Minhla Township, Pegu Division
• N/A: Upgrade of Thintawyoe Village road, Minhla Township, Pegu Division
• N/A: Road upgrade in Mindat Township, Chin State
• N/A: Upgrade of Paleku-Yebyu-Kyaukhtauk-Nattwin road, Tenasserim Division
Proposal introduced on the promotion of ethnic literature in Divisions and States • Khat Htein Nan (UDPKS): Promotion of ethnic literature in Divisions and States
Day 1 proposal discussed • Hsan Yei (USDP)
5.
24/10/12
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Brig Gen Kyaw Zan Myint • N/A: N/A
• N/A: N/A
• N/A: N/A
Q&A with Minister for Information Aung Kyi • Hla Swe (USDP): Libel lawsuits against foreign media
• N/A: Role of the Information Ministry’s Spokespersons and Information Team
• N/A: State-owned media’s reports
Day 1 proposal discussed • Aung Nyein (USDP): Approved
Proposal introduced on the standardized matriculation examination • Ohn Tin (RNPP): Standardized matriculation examination
6.
25/10/12
N/A
Q&A with Minister for Health Pe Thet Khin • Aung Nyein (USDP): Appointments of specialists to Yenanchaung Township People’s Hospital, Magwe Division
• Pe Thaung (USDP): Upgrade of rural health center in Hepu Village, in Mohnyin Township, Kachin State
Q&A with Minister for Border Affairs Lt Gen Thein Htay • Tun Kyaw (TNP): Bridge repair in Nansang Township, Shan State
• Htay Maung (USDP): Bridge construction and road upgrade in Tharzi Township, Mandalay Division
Proposals introduced on the review of power generation projects implemented by the state and the upgrade of primary schools in rural areas • Myo Myint (USDP): Review of power generation projects implemented by the state
• Kyaw Zaw Than (SNDP): Upgrade of primary schools in rural areas
7.
26/10/12
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Construction Soe Tint • N/A: Construction of Kani-Mingin-Myoma road in Sagaing Division
• N/A: Landslide prevention along the Kalewa-Kale road, Sagaing Division
• N/A: Construction of a bypass in Mohnyin, Kachin State
• N/A: Repair of Tharzi-Nyaungyan road sections, Mandalay Division
• N/A: Upgrade of roads in Sinbaungwe Township, Magwe Division, and Okpho Township, Pegu Division
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation Ohn Than • Thein Swe (NLD): Protection of farmers affected by land confiscation
• Thein Swe (NLD): Flood relief assistance for farmers in Pyapon Township, Irrawaddy Division
• N/A: Landslide prevention in Pinhe Village-tract, Mohnyin Township, Kachin State
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Electric Power Aung Than Oo • Myo Myint (USDP): Electricity generation using wind turbines in Karen State
• Myo Myint (USDP): Electricity supply to Kawkareik, Karen State, through the national grid
8.
05/11/12
N/A
  • Phone Myint Aung (NNDP): Private schools
• Paul Htan Htai (CNP): Primary schools and matriculation examinations
• Steven Thar Beik (CNP): Opening of a college in Haka, Chin State
• Aye (USDP): Upgrade of a primary school in Nyaung U Township, Mandalay Division
• Mya Ohn (USDP): Upgrade of a primary school in Dunban Village, Hpakant Township, Kachin State
Emolument, Allowance, and Privileges of Region/State Officials Amendment Bill approved  
Day 18 (4th session) proposal discussed • Nu (USDP): Review of matriculation exam system
9.
06/11/12
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Construction Soe Tint • Tin Shwe (NDF): Container truck circulation through Rangoon’s Strand road
• Nu (USDP): Repair of lower Mingaladon road in Rangoon’s Insein Township
• Swe Aung (USDP): Water supply to Hsinsakhan and Leinmawchan Villages, Taikgyi Township, Rangoon Division
• Tin Shan (USDP): Repair of Mergui-Tenasserim road, Tenasserim Division
• Kham Swin Mon (USDP): Road upgrade in Tiddim, Chin State
Proposals introduced on the adoption of a new Citizenship Law, preparations for issuance of ID cards and household registration of ethnic nationalities, and workshops on capacity building for teachers • Tin Mya (USDP): Adoption of a new Citizenship Law
• Tun Mya Aung (USDP): Preparations for issuance of ID cards and household registration of ethnic nationalities
• Nain Khinn Paung (USDP): Workshops on capacity building for teachers
10.
07/11/12
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Industry Thein Aung • Aung Myint Thein (USDP): Establishments of industrial zones in Myawaddy and Kawkareik Districts in Karen State
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Cooperatives Than Tun • Thet Naing Oo (USDP): State-owned real estate property
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Communications, Posts and Telegraphs Win Than • San Min (SNDP): Adequate telecommunication services in Kunlong Township, Northern Shan State
Q&A with Minister for Health Pe Thet Khin • Htay Maung (USDP): Upgrade of rural health centers in Nyaung U and Tharzi Township, Mandalay Division
Day 18 (4th session) proposal discussed • Than Swe (USDP): Repatriation of King Thibaw and Queen Supayalat’s remains
Proposal introduced on the opening of Arts Colleges in each State and Division • Maung Sa Pru (RNPP): Opening of Arts Colleges in each State and Division
11.
08/11/12
N/A
Day 4 proposal discussed • Khat Htein Nan (UDPKS): Approved
12.
09/11/12
N/A
Q&A with Minister for Energy Than Htay • Aye Maung (RNPP): Compensation to villagers affected by the Kyaukpyu-Kunming pipeline
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Construction Soe Tint • Kan Nyunt (USDP): Construction of a bridge on the Donethami Creek between Karen and Mon States
• Zone Hlal Htan (CPP): Construction of a City Hall in Falam, Chin State
Day 28 (4th session) proposal discussed • Aung Nyein (USDP): Equal opportunities in education
13.
15/11/12
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Defense Maj Gen Kyaw Nyunt • Maung Sa Pru (RNPP): Collection of rice baskets by Tatmadaw soldiers
Q&A with President’s Office Deputy Minister Aung Thein • Win Thein (USDP): Upgrade of roads and electricity supply in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
• Phone Myint Aung (NNDP): Development of a public bus system in Rangoon
• Kyaw Tun Aung (RNPP): Upgrade of bridge on the Myolae Creek, Arakan State
Bill Amending the Constitutional Tribunal Law introduced and approved • Mya Nyein (USDP)
Day 9 proposal discussed • Tun Mya Aung (USDP): Approved
14.
21/11/12
N/A
Day 6 proposal discussed • Myo Myint (USDP): Approved
15.
23/11/12
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Culture Than Swe, Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Kyaw Kyaw Tun, and Deputy Attorney General Tun Tun Oo • Banya Aung Moe (AMRDP): Accuracy in historical research
Day 5 proposal discussed • Ohn Tin (RNPP): Rejected
Day 6 proposal discussed • Kyaw Zaw Than (SNDP): Approved
Day 10 proposal discussed • Maung Sa Pru (RNPP): Rejected
Day 1 proposal discussed • Aung Nyein (USDP): Approved
Day 3 proposal discussed • Nyan Lin (USDP)
 
 
Questions
 
#
Date
MP
Party
Question
1.
18/10/12 Tin Maung Myint USDP Opening of a primary school examination center in Launglon Township, Tenasserim Division
2.
18/10/12 Maung Sein USDP Upgrade of a primary school in Yebyu Township, Tenasserim Division
3.
18/10/12 Soe Aung USDP Upgrade of two primary schools in Meikhtila Township, Mandalay Division
4.
18/10/12 Paw Shan Lwin CPP Appointment of local teachers to schools in Sidoktaya Township, Magwe Division
5.
19/10/12 Swe Aung USDP Upgrade of a middle school in Taikgyi Township, Rangoon Division
6.
19/10/12 Paw Shan Lwin CPP Education programs for students
7.
19/10/12 Win Thein USDP Upgrade of a middle school in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
8.
19/10/12 Win Thein USDP Upgrade of a high school in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
9.
19/10/12 Maung Sein USDP Upgrade of a primary school in Yebyu Township, Tenasserim Division
10.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Upgrade of road linking Minbya Township to the Rangoon-Akyab road, Arakan State
11.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Slaughtering licenses
12.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Construction of a bridge on the Udi creek
13.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Upgrade of Taungsalekon Village road and Paybindan Village road, Minhla Township, Pegu Division
14.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Upgrade of Thintawyoe Village road, Minhla Township, Pegu Division
15.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Road upgrade in Mindat Township, Chin State
16.
23/10/12 N/A N/A Upgrade of Paleku-Yebyu-Kyaukhtauk-Nattwin road, Tenasserim Division
17.
24/10/12 N/A N/A N/A
18.
24/10/12 N/A N/A N/A
19.
24/10/12 N/A N/A N/A
20.
24/10/12 Hla Swe USDP Libel lawsuits against foreign media
21.
24/10/12 N/A N/A Role of the Information Ministry’s Spokespersons and Information Team
22.
24/10/12 N/A N/A State-owned media’s reports
23.
25/10/12 Aung Nyein USDP Appointments of specialists to Yenanchaung Township People’s Hospital, Magwe Division
24.
25/10/12 Pe Thaung USDP Upgrade of rural health center in Hepu Village, in Mohnyin Township, Kachin State
25.
25/10/12 Tun Kyaw TNP Bridge repair in Nansang Township, Shan State
26.
25/10/12 Htay Maung USDP Bridge construction and road upgrade in Tharzi Township, Mandalay Division
27.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Construction of Kani-Mingin-Myoma road in Sagaing Division
28.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Landslide prevention along the Kalewa-Kale road, Sagaing Division
29.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Construction of a bypass in Mohnyin, Kachin State
30.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Repair of Tharzi-Nyaungyan road sections, Mandalay Division
31.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Upgrade of roads in Sinbaungwe Township, Magwe Division, and Okpho Township, Pegu Division
32.
26/10/12 Thein Swe NLD Protection of farmers affected by land confiscation
33.
26/10/12 Thein Swe NLD Flood relief assistance for farmers in Pyapon Township, Irrawaddy Division
34.
26/10/12 N/A N/A Landslide prevention in Pinhe Village-tract, Mohnyin Township, Kachin State
35.
26/10/12 Myo Myint USDP Electricity generation using wind turbines in Karen State
36.
26/10/12 Myo Myint USDP Electricity supply to Kawkareik, Karen State, through the national grid
37.
05/11/12 Phone Myint Aung NNDP Private schools
38.
05/11/12 Paul Htan Htai CNP Primary schools and matriculation examinations
39.
05/11/12 Steven Thar Beik CNP Opening of a college in Haka, Chin State
40.
05/11/12 Aye USDP Upgrade of a primary school in Nyaung U Township, Mandalay Division
41.
05/11/12 Mya Ohn USDP Upgrade of a primary school in Dunban Village, Hpakant Township, Kachin State
42.
06/11/12 Tin Shwe NDF Container truck circulation through Rangoon’s Strand road
43.
06/11/12 Nu USDP Repair of lower Mingaladon road in Rangoon’s Insein Township
44.
06/11/12 Swe Aung USDP Water supply to Hsinsakhan and Leinmawchan Villages, Taikgyi Township, Rangoon Division
45.
06/11/12 Tin Shan USDP Repair of Mergui-Tenasserim road, Tenasserim Division
46.
06/11/12 Kham Swin Mon USDP Road upgrade in Tiddim, Chin State
47.
07/11/12 San Min SNDP Adequate telecommunication services in Kunlong Township, Northern Shan State
48.
07/11/12 Thet Naing Oo USDP State-owned real estate property
49.
07/11/12 Aung Myint Thein USDP Establishments of industrial zones in Myawaddy and Kawkareik Districts in Karen State
50.
07/11/12 Htay Maung USDP Upgrade of rural health centers in Nyaung U and Tharzi Township, Mandalay Division
51.
09/11/12 Aye Maung RNPP Compensation to villagers affected by the Kyaukpyu-Kunming pipeline
52.
09/11/12 Kan Nyunt USDP Construction of a bridge on the Donethami Creek between Karen and Mon States
53.
09/11/12 Zone Hlal Htan CPP Construction of a City Hall in Falam, Chin State
54.
15/11/12 Maung Sa Pru RNPP Collection of rice baskets by Tatmadaw soldiers
55.
15/11/12 Win Thein USDP Upgrade of roads and electricity supply in Pantanaw Township, Irrawaddy Division
56.
15/11/12 Phone Myint Aung NNDP Development of a public bus system in Rangoon
57.
15/11/12 Kyaw Tun Aung RNPP Upgrade of bridge on the Myolae Creek, Arakan State
58.
23/11/12 Banya Aung Moe AMRDP Accuracy in historical research
 
 
Proposals (P)/Resolutions (R)
 
#
Date
MP
Party
Proposal
Outcome
1.
18/10/12 Hsan Yei USDP Review of list of townships eligible for salary increase to civil servants (P)  
2.
18/10/12 Aung Nyein
USDP Complaint procedure for public bodies (P) Approved
3.
22/10/12 Nyan Lin USDP Urging real-rime reply to dossiers introduced by the Speaker (P)  
4.
23/10/12 Khat Htein Nan UDPKS Promotion of ethnic literature in Divisions and States (P) Approved
5.
24/10/12 Ohn Tin RNPP Standardized matriculation examination (P) Rejected
6.
25/10/12 Myo Myint USDP Review of power generation projects implemented by the state (P) Approved
7.
25/10/12 Kyaw Zaw Than SNDP Upgrade of primary schools in rural areas (P) Approved
8.
06/11/12 Tin Mya USDP Adoption of a new Citizenship Law (P)  
9.
06/11/12 Nain Khinn Paung USDP Workshops on capacity building for teachers (P)  
10.
06/11/12 Tun Mya Aung USDP Preparations for household registration of ethnic nationalities (P) Approved
11.
07/11/12 Maung Sa Pru RNPP Opening of Arts Colleges in each State and Division (P) Rejected
 
 
Stats
 
Questions by MP
3
Win Thein
2
Htay Maung
2
Maung Sein
2
Myo Myint
2
Paw Shan Lwin
2
Phone Myint Aung
2
Swe Aung
2
Thein Swe
1
Aung Myint Thein
1
Aung Nyein
1
Aye
1
Aye Maung
1
Banya Aung Moe
1
Hla Swe
1
Kan Nyunt
1
Kham Swin Mon
1
Kyaw Tun Aung
1
Maung Sa Pru
1
Mya Ohn
1
Nu
1
Paul Htan Htai
1
Pe Thaung
1
San Min
1
Soe Aung
1
Steven Thar Beik
1
Thet Naing Oo
1
Tin Maung Myint
1
Tin Shan
1
Tin Shwe
1
Tun Kyaw
1
Zone Hlal Htan
18
N/A
Questions by Party
24
USDP
3
CPP
3
RNPP
2
CNP
2
NLD
2
NNDP
1
AMRDP
1
NDF
1
SNDP
1
TNP
18
N/A
Questions by Issue
23
Infrastructure
14
Education
9
Economy
3
Welfare
2
Human Rights
1
Administration
1
Culture
1
Environment
1
Law
3
N/A
 
Proposals by MP
1
Aung Nyein
1
Hsan Yei
1
Khat Htein Nan
1
Kyaw Zaw Than
1
Maung Sa Pru
1
Myo Myint
1
Nain Khinn Paung
1
Nyan Lin
1
Ohn Tin
1
Tin Mya
1
Tun Mya Aung
Proposals by Party
7
USDP
2
RNPP
1
SNDP
1
UDPKS
Proposals by Issue
4
Education
3
Administration
2
Law
1
Culture
1
Economy
 
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