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Political calendar of Latvia. November 5 - 9, 2012

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Monday, November 5:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers Committee, during which amendments to the Marine Code, Latvian Code of Administrative Violations and other regulations will be discussed.

-Meeting of the Awards Council in the Cabinet of Ministers building.

-Emergency meeting of the Coalition Parties Cooperation Council.

-Emergency meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, during which issues related to the 2013 State Budget and the Medium-term Budget for 2013-2015 draft laws will be discussed. After the meeting there will be a press conference with PM Valdis Dombrovskis.

-Meeting of the Saeima Praesidium.

-Meeting of the Coalition parties Cooperation Council.

-Chairman of the parliamentary faction of Reform Party Valdis Zatlers and the Chairman of the Saeima Budget-Finance Commission Janis Reirs meet with representatives of the parliament of Azerbaijan.

Tuesday, November 6:

-Meetings of the standing Saeima commissions:

During a joint meeting, the Judicial Commission and the European Affairs Commission will review the 2011 report of the European Audit Chamber.

Budget-Finance Commission prepares amendments to the Financial Instrument Market Law and review the 2013 State Budget draft law.

Judicial Commission reviews amendments to the National Referendums Law and the Law on Securing a State President’s Functions.

Human Rights and Social Affairs Commission reviews the Emergency Situations and State of Emergency daft law, as well as amendments to the National Security Law, Civil Defence Law and the Electronic Mass Media Law.

Defence, Internal Affairs and Corruption Prevention Commission prepares amendments to the Prosecutor’s Office Law before the third reading.

State and Municipality Management Commission prepares amendments to the Pre-Election Agitation Law before the third reading.

National Economy Commission reviews amendments to the Hunting Law, Building Energy Efficiency Law and other laws.

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins meets with Transport Minister Aivis Ronis.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Wednesday, November 7:

-Saeima holds the international conference “Parliamentarianism in Latvia: history lessons and future perspectives,” dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the Constitution becoming in force and the first Saeima meeting.

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins meets with PM Valdis Dombrovskis and Finance Minister Andris Vilks. He will also participate in the opening of the “State President’s Institution is 90 years” exhibition.

-Meetings of standing Saeima commissions:

European Affairs Commission discusses Latvia’s national position before the meeting of the Council of Economy and Finance Minister of EU, which is scheduled for November 9.

Judicial Commission prepares amendments to the Civil Procedure Law before the third reading.

Budget-Finance Commission discusses important issues related to the funding of non-government organizations and the 2013 State Budget draft law.

State and Municipalities Management Commission reviews amendments to the City and Regional Council Elections Law and Communities and Associations Law.

National Economy Commission reviews amendments to the Commercial Law, to the Railway Law, Underground Deposits Law, Law on Capital Shares and State and Municipal Capital Associations.

Social and Labour Issues Commission prepares amendments to the Pharmacy Law before the third reading.

Audit Commission reviews results of the audit regarding lawfulness and economic reason of spending state budget funds on medical services at a fixed tariff.

Thursday, November 8:

-Meeting of the Saeima Judicial Commission, during which the National Development Plan for 2014-2020 will be discussed.

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins travels to Estonia with a working visit.

Friday, November 9:

-Meeting of the Saeima National Economy Commission, during which the National Development Plan for 2014-2020 will be discussed.

-Meeting of the Saeima European Affairs Commission, during which Latvia’s national position will be discussed before the meeting of the Council of Economy and Finance Ministers of the EU, which is scheduled for November 13.


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