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PARLIAMENT WATCH > NATIONAL PARLIAMENT > SESSIONS > 6th SESSION (10 JAN - 21 MAR 2013)
 
Summary - Questions - Proposals/Resolutions
 
Summary
 
Day
Date
Length
Activity
Details of questions and proposals
1.
10/01/13
N/A
Speaker Khin Aung Myint addressed the National Parliament  
Message from president Thein Sein read out  
Five-year National Plan (2011-2012 to 2015-2016) introduced • Kan Zaw (Minister for National Planning and Economic Development)
2013-2014 National Planning Bill introduced • Kan Zaw (Minister for National Planning and Economic Development)
2.
14/01/13
185 min
Union Auditor General Law Amendment Bill approved  
Bill Amending the Constitutional Tribunal Law approved  
3.
15/01/13
N/A
Five-year National Plan (2011-2012 to 2015-2016) discussed  
4.
16/01/13
N/A
Five-year National Plan (2011-2012 to 2015-2016) discussed  
5.
17/01/13
N/A
Proposal introduced on an investigation into the online activities of blogger Dr Seik Phwar • Soe Yin (USDP - PA): Investigation into the online activities of blogger Dr Seik Phwar: Approved (347-157-42)
Five-year National Plan (2011-2012 to 2015-2016) discussed • MPs agreed that the National Plan should be redrafted
6.
31/01/13
N/A
Appointment of Hsan Hsint as Minister for Religious Affairs approved  
7.
08/02/13
N/A
Two cabinet appointments submitted for approval  
US$704.28-million-loan from the Japan International Cooperation Agency approved  
Seventeen-member commission tasked with investigating the online activities of blogger Dr Seik Phwar formed  
8.
13/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
Two cabinet appointments approved  
9.
14/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
10.
15/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
11.
18/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
12.
19/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
13.
25/02/13
N/A
Appointment of Mya Thein as
Constitutional Tribunal Chairman approved
 
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
14,
26/02/13
N/A
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
15.
28/02/13
N/A
Constitutional Tribunal judges sworn in  
2013-2014 National Planning Bill discussed  
16.
01/03/13
N/A
Proposal introduced on the reduction of military expenditure to 17% of the total budget • Steven Thar Beik (CNP): Reduction of military expenditure to 17% of the total budget - Rejected (445-60-7)
2013-2014 National Planning Bill approved  
Proposal introduced on the signing of the 1958 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York Convention) • Kan Zaw (Minister for National Planning and Economic Development): Signing of the 1958 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York Convention)
17.
05/03/13
N/A
Day 16 proposal discussed • Kan Zaw (Minister for National Planning and Economic Development) - Approved
18.
11/03/13
N/A
Myanmar Citizens Investment Bill discussed  
Q&A with Minister
for Immigration and
Population Khin Yi
 
Proposal introduced on the upgrade of state mineral testing laboratory  
19.
12/03/13
N/A
Proposal introduced on a tax system reform and new excise duty on alcohol • Aung Ko (USDP): Tax system reform
• Win Than (USDP): New excise duty on alcohol
• Lun Thi (USDP): N/A
20.
15/03/13
N/A
2013 Union Budget Bill introduced • Win Shein (Minister for Finance and Revenue)
21.
18/03/13
N/A
Foreign Investment Law implementing regulations approved  
2013 Union Budget Bill discussed  
Minimum Wage Bill approved  
22.
20/03/13
N/A
2013 Union Budget Bill discussed  
23.
21/03/13
N/A
2013 Union Budget Bill approved  
Bill Revoking the 1945 Custodian of Movable Property Act approved  
Central Bank of Myanmar Bill approved  
 
 
Questions
 
#
Date
MP
Party
Question
1.
11/03/13 Tin Maung Oo USDP ID citizenship card issuing process
 
 
Proposals (P)/Resolutions (R)
 
#
Date
MP/Official
Party
Proposal
Outcome
1.
17/01/13 Soe Yin USDP Investigation into the online activities of blogger Dr Seik Phwar (P) Approved
2.
01/03/13 Steven Thar Beik CNP Reduction of military expenditure to 17% of the total budget (P) Rejected
3.
01/03/13 Kan Zaw (Minister for National Planning and Economic Development) - Signing of the 1958 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York Convention) (P) Approved
4.
11/03/13 Hla Swe
USDP Upgrade of state mineral testing laboratory (P)  
5.
12/03/13 Aung Ko USDP Tax system reform (P)  
6.
12/03/13 Win Than USDP New excise duty on alcohol (P)  
7.
12/03/13 Lun Thi USDP N/A  
 
 
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