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PARLIAMENT WATCH > PEOPLE'S ASSEMBLY > SESSIONS > 6th SESSION (9 JAN - 22 MAR 2013)
 
Summary - Questions - Proposals
 
Summary
 
Day
Date
Length
Activity
Details of questions and proposals
1.
09/01/13
N/A
Bill Revoking the 1945 Custodian of Movable Property Act introduced • Tun Tun Oo (Supreme Court Chief Justice)
Bill Revoking the 1933 Municipal Law introduced • Tin Nwe Oo (NDF)
Six questions answered • N/A  
2.
11/01/13
N/A
Representatives Vetting Committee dissolved  
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Rail Transportation Thaung Lwin • N/A: Tavoy Special Economic Zone
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation Khin Zaw • N/A: Measures for the socio-economic development of farmers
• N/A: Flood prevention/flood relief measures
Resolution introduced on making peace talks in Kachin State transparent • Thein Zaw (USDP): Transparent peace talks in Kachin State
Emolument, Allowance, and Privileges of Region/State Officials Amendment Bill introduced  
3.
18/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Transport Han Sein • Aye Pe (USDP): Resumption of Rangoon-Coco Island regular ferry service
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Finance and Revenue Maung Maung Thein • Nan Wah Nu (SNDP): Opening of a Myanma Economic Bank branch in Kunhing Township, Shan State
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Construction Soe Tint • Thiha Kyaw aka Hap (SNDP): Road extension and bridge upgrade in Mongyai Township, Shan State
Seven other questions answered • N/A
Resolution calling for a ceasefire in Kachin State introduced • Dwe Bu (UDPKS): Approved (176-4-5)
4.
21/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Kyaw Kyaw Tun • Thein Tun Oo (USDP): Election of ward and village administrators
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Labor, Employment, and Social Security Myint Thein • Maung Toe (USDP): Burmese migrant workers in Thailand
Q&A with President’s Office Minister Soe Maung • Win Myint (NLD): Interpretation of constitutional provisions regarding political parties
5.
22/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation Khin Zaw • Aye Mauk (USDP): Issuance of land-ownership certificates
Nine other questions answered • N/A
Criminal Code Amendment Bill introduced • Aung Zaw Thein (Supreme Court Justice)
6.
23/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Finance and Revenue Maung Maung Thein • N/A: Anti-inflationary measures
Six other questions answered • N/A
Proposal introduced on court depositions • Win Myint (NLD): Court depositions
7.
24/01/13
N/A
Proposal on addressing water shortages in the ‘dry zone’ discussed • Aung Thaung (USDP)
8.
25/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Minister for Rail Transportation Zeyar Aung • Bo Ni (USDP): Vehicle registration extension
Five other questions answered  
9.
28/01/13
N/A
Q&A with President’s Office Minister Soe Maung • Aye Mauk (USDP): Retirement age of civil servants
Proposal introduced on the price adjustment for certification of documents in courts • Thin Nyunt (NNDP): Price adjustment for certification of documents in courts
Contempt of Court Bill approved  
10.
29/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Minister for Mines Myint Aung • N/A: Promotion of a gem market in Myitkyina, Kachin State
Bill Revoking the Electronic Transactions Law introduced • Thein Nyunt (NNDP)
Transfer of Property Act Amendment Bill approved  
Bill Revoking the 1945 Custodian of Movable Property Act approved  
11.
30/01/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Health Win Myint • Thein Tun Oo (USDP): Readmission of students to Mandalay University of Medicine
12.
01/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Transport Han Sein • Tin Maung Oo (USDP): Aviation safety measures
Emolument, Allowance, and Privileges of Region/State Officials Amendment Bill approved  
Securities Exchange Bill approved  
13.
04/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Minister for Mines Myint Aung • Soe Paing (USDP): Illegal mineral extraction
• Soe Paing (USDP): Measures against illegal mineral extraction
• Soe Paing (USDP): Management of gold panning
Natural Disaster Management Bill approved  
14.
05/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Kyaw Kyaw Tun • Thein Aung (SNDP): Gambling-related arrests in Hsipaw, Northern Shan State
Five other questions answered • N/A
Criminal Code Amendment Bill approved  
15.
06/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Industry Thein Aung • Win Swe (INDP): Building of a waste recycling plant in the Inle Lake area, Shan State
Five other questions answered • N/A
Proposal introduced on the adoption of a law on confiscation of personal property • Thein Nyunt (NNDP): Adoption of a law on confiscation of personal property
Chemicals and Precursors Bill introduced • N/A (Deputy Minister of Industry)
`16.
07/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Sports Thaung Htaik • Aung San (USDP): SEA Games
Five other questions answered • N/A
Proposals introduced on Rangoon heritage building conservation and the adoption of a law to protect the fundamental rights of citizens and • Thein Aung (AMRDP): Adoption of a law to protect the fundamental rights of citizens
• Aung Ko (USDP): Rangoon heritage building conservation
17.
20/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Immigration and Population
Kyaw Kyaw Win
• Maung Nyo (RNPP): N/A
• Khin Saw Wai (RNPP): N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Hotels and Tourism Tin Shwe • Aung Tun Tha (RNPP)): Restrictions on tourists traveling to Mrauk U, Arakan State
Q&A with Deputy
Minister for Agriculture and
Irrigation Ohn Than
• Thein Swe (USDP): Irrigation development
• Ba Thein (USDP): Irrigation development
Q&A with Minister for Education Mya Aye • Zaw Tun (SNDP): Matriculation exams
Proposal introduced on primary education budget increase • Tin Htut (USDP): Primary education budget increase
Central Bank of Myanmar Bill approved  
18.
21/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Energy Htin Aung • Nyi Lay aka Kyi Tha (USDP): N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Industry Thein Aung • Than Myint (USDP): Availability of snake antivenom
Myanmar Citizens Investment Bill approved  
19.
22/02/13
N/A
Foreign Investment Law implementing regulations discussed  
20.
27/02/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Electric Power Myint Zaw • Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi (NDF): Impact of dams to be built on the Salween River
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Agriculture and Irrigation Khin Zaw
• Aung Thein Lin (USDP): Actions taken to address violations of the Farmland Law
21.
04/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Kyaw Kyaw Tun • Min Tun (SNDP): Measures against drug trafficking
• Soe Win (USDP): Police force capacity building
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Health Win Myint
• Than Win (NDF): Role of the Food and Drug Administration
Proposal introduced on salary and pension increase for civil servants • Aung Ko (USDP): Salary and pension increase for civil servants
22.
06/03/13
N/A
Q&A People’s Assembly Speaker Shwe Mann • Nan Wah Nu (SNDP): Dissemination of information concerning new laws and regulations
Q&A with President’s Office Minister Soe Maung • Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi (NDF): General amnesty
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation Ohn Than • Aung Zin (NDF): Low-interest loans to farmers
Q&A with People’s Assembly Speaker Shwe Mann • Khin Saw Wai (RNPP): Promotion of women’s presence in the legislative, executive, and judicial branches
23.
07/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Culture Sanda Khin • Phyo Min Thein (NLD): Martyrs' Mausoleum maintenance
Printing and Publishing Bill introduced • Aung Kyi (Minister for Information)
24.
08/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Livestock and Fisheries Khin Maung Aye • Sein Win Han aka Sein Win (NLD): Establishment of a University of Fisheries
Q&A with Deputy Minister
for Information Paik Htway
• Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi (NDF): Public broadcasts of parliamentary proceedings
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Agricultural and Irrigation Ohn Than
• Kyaw Myint (NLD): Assistance to farmers
• Khun Maung Thaung (PNO): Opium poppy eradication program
Q&A with Deputy Minister for National Planning and Economic Development Khin San Yi • Tin Maung Oo (USDP): Employment programs for graduate students
Bill Revoking the State Agricultural Produce Dealing Board Act approved  
25.
12/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Labor, Employment and Social Security Win Maw Tun
• Htay Oo (USDP): Rights of Burmese workers in Jordan
Foreign Investment Law implementing regulations discussed  
26.
13/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Electric Power Aung Than Oo • Phyo Min Thein (NLD): Purchase of electric power from foreign countries
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Transport Han Sein • Aye Pe (USDP): Irrawaddy River improvement
27.
14/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for
Agriculture and Irrigation Khin Zaw
• Thaung Han (USDP): Farmland registration process
28.
15/03/13
N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Communications and Information Technology Win Than • Thein Tun Oo (USDP): N/A
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Environmental Conservation and Forestry Thet Thet Zin • Win Swe (INDP): Inle Lake conservation project
Proposal introduced on the formation of a committee tasked with reviewing the 2008 constitution • Aye Myint (USDP): Formation of a committee tasked with reviewing the 2008 constitution - Approved
29.
19/03/13
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Kyaw Kyaw • Thein Nyunt (NNDP): Burmese citizens detained in Thailand
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Electric Power Aung Than Oo • Ye Tun (USDP): Electricity supply to Arakan State
Proposal introduced on emergency assistance to accident victims • Aung Ko (USDP): Emergency assistance. to accident victims
30.
22/03/13
Q&A with Deputy Minister for Health Thein Thein Htay • Soe Win (NDF): Dissemination of information about ultraviolet radiation
Q&A with Minister for Education Myat Aye • Myint Soe (USDP): Teaching of ‘democratic practices’ to students
Q&A with People’s Assembly Speaker Shwe Mann • Htay Win (USDP): Drafting of legislation concerning farmers’ rights and labor rights
 
 
Questions
 
#
Date
MP
Party
Question
1.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
2.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
3.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
4.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
5.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
6.
09/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
7.
11/01/13 N/A N/A Tavoy Special Economic Zone
8.
11/01/13 N/A N/A Measures for the socio-economic development of farmers
9.
11/01/13 N/A N/A Flood prevention/flood relief measures
10.
18/01/13 Aye Pe USDP Resumption of Rangoon-Coco Island regular ferry service
11.
18/01/13 Nan Wah Nu SNDP Opening of a Myanma Economic Bank branch in Kunhing Township, Shan State
12.
18/01/13 Thiha Kyaw aka Hap SNDP Road extension and bridge upgrade in Mongyai Township, Shan State
13.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
14.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
15.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
16.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
17.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
18.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
19.
18/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
20.
21/01/13 Thein Tun Oo USDP Election of ward and village administrators
21.
21/01/13 Maung Toe USDP Burmese migrant workers in Thailand
22.
21/01/13 Win Myint NLD Interpretation of constitutional provisions regarding political parties
23.
22/01/13 Aye Mauk USDP Issuance of land-ownership certificates
24.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
25.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
26.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
27.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
28.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
29.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
30.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
31.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
32.
22/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
33.
23/01/13 N/A N/A Anti-inflationary measures
34.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
35.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
36.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
37.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
38.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
39.
23/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
40.
25/01/13 Bo Ni USDP Vehicle registration extension
41.
25/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
42.
25/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
43.
25/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
44.
25/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
45.
25/01/13 N/A N/A N/A
46.
26/01/13 Aye Mauk USDP Retirement age of civil servants
47.
29/01/13 N/A N/A Promotion of a gem market in Myitkyina, Kachin State
48.
30/01/13 Thein Tun Oo USDP Readmission of students to Mandalay University of Medicine
49.
01/02/13 Tin Maung Oo USDP Aviation safety measures
50.
04/02/13 Soe Paing USDP Illegal mineral extraction
51.
04/02/13 Soe Paing USDP Measures against Illegal mineral extraction
52.
04/02/13 Soe Paing USDP Management of gold panning
53.
05/02/13 Thein Aung SNDP Gambling-related arrests in Hsipaw, Northern Shan State
54.
05/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
55.
05/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
56.
05/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
57.
05/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
58.
05/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
59.
06/02/13 Win Swe INDP Building of a waste recycling plant in the Inle Lake area, Shan State
60.
06/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
61.
06/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
62.
06/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
63.
06/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
64.
06/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
65.
07/02/13 Aung San USDP SEA Games
66.
07/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
67.
07/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
68.
07/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
69.
07/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
70.
07/02/13 N/A N/A N/A
71.
20/02/13 Maung Nyo RNPP N/A
72.
20/02/13 Khin Saw Wai RNPP N/A
73.
20/02/13 Aung Tun Tha RNPP Restrictions on tourists traveling to Mrauk U, Arakan State
74.
20/02/13 Thein Swe USDP Irrigation development
75.
20/02/13 Ba Thein USDP Irrigation development
76.
20/02/13 Zaw Tun SNDP Matriculation exams
77.
21/02/13 Nyi Lay aka Kyi Tha USDP N/A
78.
21/02/13 Than Myint USDP Availability of snake antivenom
79.
27/02/13 Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi NDF Impact of dams to be built on the Salween River
80.
27/02/13 Aung Thein Lin USDP Actions taken to address violations of the Farmland Law
81.
04/03/13 Min Tun SNDP Measures against drug trafficking
82.
04/03/13 Soe Win USDP Police force capacity building
83.
04/03/13 Than Win NDF Role of the Food and Drug Administration
84.
06/03/13 Nan Wah Nu SNDP Dissemination of information concerning new laws and regulations
85.
06/03/13 Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi NDF General amnesty
86.
06/03/13 Aung Zin NDF Low-interest loans to farmers
87.
06/03/13 Khin Saw Wai RNPP Promotion of women’s presence in the legislative, executive, and judicial branches
88.
07/03/13 Phyo Min Thein NLD Martyrs' Mausoleum maintenance
89.
08/03/13 Sein Win Han aka Sein Win NLD Establishment of a University of Fisheries
90.
08/03/13 Khin Maung Yi aka Khine Maung Yi NDF Public broadcasts of parliamentary proceedings
91.
08/03/13 Kyaw Myint NLD Assistance to farmers
92.
08/03/13 Khun Maung Thaung PNO Opium poppy eradication program
93.
08/03/13 Tin Maung Oo USDP Employment programs for graduate students
94.
12/03/13 Htay Oo USDP Rights of Burmese workers in Jordan
95.
13/03/13 Phyo Min Thein NLD Purchase of electric power from foreign countries
96.
13/03/13 Aye Pe USDP Irrawaddy River improvement
97.
14/03/13 Thaung Han USDP Farmland registration process
98.
15/03/13 Thein Tun Oo USDP N/A
99.
15/03/13 Win Swe INDP Inle Lake conservation project
100.
19/03/13 Thein Nyunt NNDP Burmese citizens detained in Thailand
101.
19/03/13 Ye Tun USDP Electricity supply to Arakan State
102.
22/03/13 Soe Win NDF Dissemination of information about ultraviolet radiation
103.
22/03/13 Myint Soe USDP Teaching of ‘democratic practices’ to students
104.
22/03/13 Htay Win USDP Drafting of legislation concerning farmers’ rights and labor rights
 
 
Proposals (P)/Resolutions (R)
 
#
Date
MP
Party
Proposal
Outcome
1.
11/01/13 Thein Zaw USDP Transparent peace talks in Kachin State (R)  
2.
18/01/13 Dwe Bu UDPKS Ceasefire in Kachin State (R) Approved
3.
23/01/13 Win Myint NLD Court depositions (P)  
4.
N/A Aung Thaung USDP Addressing water shortages in the ‘dry zone’ (P)  
5.
28/01/13 Thein Nyunt NNDP Price adjustment for certification of documents in courts (P)  
6.
06/02/13 Thein Nyunt NNDP Adoption of a law on confiscation of personal property (P)  
7.
07/02/13 Thein Aung AMRDP Adoption of a law to protect the fundamental rights of citizens (P)  
8.
07/02/13 Aung Ko USDP Rangoon heritage building conservation (P)  
9.
20/02/13 Tin Htut USDP Primary education budget increase (P)  
10.
04/03/13 Aung Ko USDP Salary and pension increase for civil servants (P)  
11.
15/03/13 Aye Myint USDP Formation of a committee tasked with reviewing the 2008 constitution (P) Approved
12.
19/03/13 Aung Ko USDP Emergency assistance to accident victims (P)  
 
 
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