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Parliament’s Presidency holds meeting with Kurdistan Regional Judicial Council

Dr. Rewas Faiq the Speaker of Kurdistan Parliament, Hemin Hawramy the Deputy Speaker and Muna Kahveci the Secretary, and several members of Parliament’s Legislative Committee welcomed Judge Bangen, the Chair of the Judicial Council, the Deputy Chair and several of its members.

Deputy Speaker Hawrami meets with heads of standing committees

Deputy Speaker, Heman Hawrami on 15 September chaired a meeting of the heads of the Parliamentary standing committees. The Deputy Speaker briefed them on Kurdistan Parliament’s meeting in Baghdad with the Second Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives (ICOR), Dr. Bashir Haddad, and ICOR MPs in the Kurdistani parliamentary blocs, which was held to strengthen bilateral parliament relations. 

Summary of Committees’ meetings – 16 September 2019

Summary of Kurdistan Parliament committees’ recent meetings and activities:

Parliament’s Presidency reaches out to Christian and Turkmen parties to build national consensus on drafting a Kurdistan Constitution

The Presidency of the Kurdistan Parliament - Speaker Rewas Faiq, Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami and Secretary Muna Kahveci - on 15 September visited several Christian and Turkmen political parties: National Union Coalition, Assyrian Syriac Chaldean Popular Council,(ASCPC), Assyrian Democratic Movement (Rafidain Party) and the Turkmen Reform Party.

Kurdistan Parliament’s Presidency visits Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani

The Kurdistan Parliament Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiq, along with Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami and Secretary Muna Kahveci, on 15 September visited Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani.

President of Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani enacts Resolution on designating 3rd August 2014 as Yazidi Genocide Day of Remembrance

On 8th August 2019, Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani enacted the Resolution passed by the Kurdistan Parliament to designate 3rd August 2014 as the Yazidi Genocide Day of Remembrance. Resolution No. 2 of 2019. 

Parliament's Presidency announces order of business for sitting on 17 September 2019

The Presidency of the Kurdistan Parliament announces the order of business for the sitting of Tuesday 17th September at 11am - the first sitting of the autumn session of the first year of the Kurdistan Parliament’s fifth term:

Parliament Speaker welcomes Kurdistan Lawyers Syndicate

Parliament Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiaq on 12 September welcomed members of the Kurdistan Lawyers’ Syndicate. She said that the Iraqi Council of Representatives (COR) has violated many laws and several articles of the Iraqi Constitution, by passing legislation that harm the people of Kurdistan and Kurdistan Region.

Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiq congratulates Omar Said Ali on reelection as Gorran's General Coordinator

Kurdistan Parliament Speaker Dr. Rewas Faiq congratulated Mr. Omar Said Ali on his reelection as Gorran's (Change Movement) General Coordinator and also congratulated the party’s Executive Body. In her letter, Dr. Faiq said she hopes that this election heralds stronger relations between Gorran and all the political parties to work for Kurdistan's national goals and serving the public. She wished Mr. Ali continued success in his work. 

Deputy Speaker Hawrami congratulates Omar Said Ali on reelection as Gorran's General Coordinator

In a phone call on 14 September, Parliament's Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami congratulated Mr. Omar Said Ali on his reelection as Gorran's (Change Movement) General Coordinator. Mr.  Hawrami wished Mr. Ali continued success in his work. They agreed on increasing cooperation between political parties to provide more services to the public, supporting the legislative process and carrying out reforms in Kurdistan Region.