Commission recommended to acquiesce the presidential veto

The Commission on Sovereignty and International Relations recommended to the plenary of the Assembly to acquiesce to partial objection that President Rafael Correa sent to the draft reform to the Law on Armed Forces Staff. In Article 5 of the Law, the Commission raised:...

Investigation of the Dhruv is in charge of another commission in the Assembly

The management of the Oversight Commission of the Assembly, presided by Gabriel Rivera, was called into question on 5 February in the plenary session, after her own peers were divided by the case of the Dhruv helicopters and the investigation of the death of the forme...

Commission will review report of the Comptroller as part of the Dhruv inquiry process

The Legislative Oversight Commission will be devoted to read the results of the special investigations of the Comptroller General of the State about the acquisition of seven Dhruv helicopters -of which four have crashed- to sketch out a line of research of the topic. The...

Commission analyzes the affiliation of sex workers in the Assembly

The Commission on the Rights of Workers expects to deliver to the plenary, on March 6, the report for the second debate of the package of labor reforms and the Social Security Law. For the second debate of the reform package, the commission examines extending the benefit to...

Commission expects the resolutions of territorial disputes

The Commission of Autonomous Governments and Territorial Organization of the Assembly seeks to know the progress in the solution of border disputes at national level, four months before the expiry of the deadline. The Law on Territorial Limits setting states that local...

Commission of constitutional amendments prepares date for second debate

Once concluded the first discussion of the amendment request containing 16 changes to the Constitution, members of the Occasional Commission analyzed the schedule of activities before the second debate. This, according to Section 441 of the Constitution, will be held within 30...

Commission received views on the term of reelection

The Occasional Commission, which is in charge of the draft constitutional amendments in the Assembly, this November 17 received several criteria on the modification that seeks to eliminate the limit for the reelection of the President and other popular elected officials. This,...

Commission initiates proceedings for constitutional amendments in the Assembly

Four topics will be addressed this November 17 by the Ocasional Special Commission to investigate the constitutional amendments: autonomous governments (GAD), relection, reduction of age to be president and the popular consultation by citizens initiative. The GADs are addressed...
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