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Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 

Parliament Committee adopts gov’t motion for constitutional revision

Parliament Committee adopts gov’t motion for constitutional revision

Skopje, 12 October 2018 (MIA) – Members of the Parliament's Committee on Constitutional Issues adopted Friday the government’s motion for constitutional revision stemming from the Prespa Agreement by 10 votes ‘for’ and seven ‘against’.

The Committee also tasked the government to draft and submit the constitutional amendments to the Parliament in 15 days.

A two-third majority is necessary for the Parliament to launch the legal procedure for amending the constitutional, Speaker Talat Xhaferi said after today’s debate on the government’s motion.

The plenary session over the motion for constitutional revision is scheduled for Monday. lk/18:54


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