8 of the 23 scheduled laws were approved in 2014

Eight of the 23 laws Alianza PAIS (AP) established in its calendar for 2014 were approved by the Assembly that year, in addition to other not planned as the Law on Production Incentives and Tax Fraud Prevention. The laws of Equality Councils, Corporate Sector and Capital Markets,...

Assembly concluded its work with solving treatment and two draft laws

The National Assembly on Monday will perform its last plenary session this year where a resolution and two bills will be discussed. The general secretary of the Legislative sent last December 24 the agenda with three issues. The first is the draft resolution of solidarity with...

Constitutional amendments will affect existing laws

At least fourteen laws would be directly related with the first draft constitutional amendments submitted by Alianza PAIS (AP),which would require reforms. Among the issues addressed are: lowering the age to be a presidential candidate, from 35 to 30 years old and the indefinite...

Opposition Draft laws are not considered in the Assembly

Government Block, Alianza PAIS (AP,) dismissed to include several projects proposed by the opposition to be processed and approved in the 2014 legislative period. Yesterday, President Rafael Correa accepted a list of 23 laws divided by trimesters drawn up by the commission...

Assembly filed 36 draft laws

During the accountability of the President of the Assembly, Gabriela Rivadeneira (AP), it was revealed, among other things, that the number of projects filed last year in the organism was 36. “Legislators already are no more clerks of the oligarchy to make piecework laws...

Assembly approves Corporate and Stock Sector Law

The Organic Law draft for the Strengthening and Optimization of Corporate Sector and Securities, issued by the Executive, was approved yesterday with 100 votes in favor, in plenary session of the Assembly. With this, nine laws relative to the stock market were reformed within the...