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Sunday, 8 February 2015





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Government Gazette

Pruning Executive Presidency; electoral reforms during 100-day program:

Two Amendments to Constitution simultaneously

The Government will introduce two Amendments to the Constitution simultaneously - the first to prune the Executive Presidency and the second to put in place electoral reforms during the 100-day program. Constitutional lawyer Dr. Jayampathy Wickremaratne who also worked on the draft Constitutional Amendments said the concept paper of the 19-A which proposes the pruning of the Executive Presidency.

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Vote on Appropriation Bill passed

The vote taken on the appropriation (amendment) bill was passed in Parliament with a majority of 163 votes yesterday. The only Parliamentarian of the Frontline Socialist Party, Ajith Kumara called for a division at the end of the second reading. When the House moved for the vote, MEP Leader MP Dinesh Gunawardena asked for a division by name.

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National unity government, after general election - Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said that the manner in which the President, Prime Minister and the Cabinet were conducting their affairs was clear testimony to the democratic form of governance as against the dictatorial nature practiced by the previous regime.

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