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Political calendar of Latvia. June 17 - 21, 2013

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, June 17:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins presents letters of accreditation to Latvia’s ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the United Nations in New York, Jānis Mažeiks. He will also participate in the awards ceremony for the “Best of the 2013 Economy” competition.

-Meeting of the Saeima Praesidium.

-Meeting of the coalition parties representatives.

-Meeting of the parliamentary faction of the Reform Party.

Tuesday, June 18:

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins holds the accreditation of the ambassadress extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Philippines, Patricia Ann Villar Paez and the accreditation of the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Pakistan, Sajjad Kamran.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

-Meetings of the standing Saeima commissions:

The Saeima Investigations Commission assesses the legality of the privatization of Kemeri sanatorium and the insolvency of Ominasis Latvia;

The Judicial Commission reviews amendments to the Criminal Law and the Law on Orphan Courts;

Human Rights and Social Affairs Commission discusses the measures to prevent illegal television services;

State and Municipal Management Affairs Commission prepares amendments to the Law on the Privatization of Residential Homes;

The Social and Labour Affairs Commission holds a discussion regarding child adoption;

The Audit Commission discusses matters of interior structure;

Members of the Defence, Interior Affairs and Corruption Prevention Commission travel to Jaungulbene.

Wednesday, June 19:

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins meets with Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis.

-Meeting of the working group for European Structure Funds. The meeting will be chaired by PM Valdis Dombrovskis.

-Valdis Dombrovskis meets with representatives of the Latvian Association of Free Trade Unions and the European Trade Union Confederation.

-Meetings of the standing Saeima commissions:

The European Affairs Commission discusses Latvia’s national position before the EU Council of Ministers for Economy and Finance (June 20-21).

The Budget-Finance Commission reviews amendments to the Law on Services and Electronic Money and the Law on Taxes and Duties;

The Judicial Commission reviews amendments to the Constitution of the Republic of Latvia;

The Human Rights and Social Affairs Commission reviews the results of the spring session;

Education, Culture and Science Commission discusses important problems related to the successful work of education facilities;

The Audit Commission discusses the results of the financial inspections at the Transport Ministry and the Central Land Commission.

-Meeting of the parliamentary faction of the Union of Greens and Farmers.

Thursday, June 20:

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins participates in the last plenary meeting of the spring session of Parliament.

-Meeting of the Saeima European Affairs Commission.

-PM Valdis Dombrovskis participates in the meeting of the European People’s Party in Vienna, Austria.

Friday, June 21:

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins pays a visit to the Summer Solstice Grass Market in Riga.


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