PAIS delivers 18 amendments to the National Constitution

Alianza PAIS raised 18 amendments to the Constitution with modifications of 16 articles, a transitional provision and adding another single transient. The text was defined yesterday and was delivered to the Legislative Council of Administration (CAL for its Spanish acronym),...

New amendments on communication and lands laws come into discussion

After having identified the need for amendments in twelve articles of the constitution, the Alianza PAIS (AP) block does not exclude the possibility of reforming other articles related to communication and land laws. Among the posible new amendments are: The communication as a...

Reform in the Electoral Law is sent for processing

The draft amendment to the Electoral Law was admitted by the Legislative Council of Administration (CAL for its Spanish acronym). This amendment was made ​​in order to include the subrogation of  functions of the not positioned elected authorities. The proposed reform fro...

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...

Correa and officialists addressed issues of common interest in meeting

Alianza Pais leaders, members of the Legislative Administration (CAL) and the chairmen of the committees of the National Assembly met yesterday with President Rafael Correa at the Carondelet Palace. The topics discussed were the political scenario of the country after the...

Assembly dismisses Jimenez by resolution of the CAL

Assemblyman Cléver Jiménez (PK) was divested of his duties by a resolution of the Legislative Administration Council (CAL) of the Assembly, whereby, his substitute, Milton Gualán, took his seat. The Member of CAL and Alianza País, Virgilio Hernández, said that the administrative...