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Committees’ recent meetings – 28 January 2020

In recent meetings Parliament's committees discussed the Agricultural Insurance Bill and the process of selecting applicants to make the pilgrimage to Mecca.

Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami evaluates recent performance of Parliament’s committees

Kurdistan Parliament Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on 22 January chaired a meeting to evaluate and review the recent performance of Parliament’s 19 committees.

Committees’ recent meetings – 23 January 2020

Representatives of diverse communities in the Nineveh Plains asked MPs for Peshmerga forces to return and militias to leave; the Parliament Affairs Committee and the Chief of Diwan of Parliament discussed Parliament's administration and support staff; the Peshmerga Committee received a petition to designate a National Peshmerga Day.

Committees’ recent meetings – 22 January 2020

Parliament's Health Committee held a workshop with experts on preparing the Bill on Healthcare Workers Rights and Responsibilities; the Agriculture Committee will look into the problems facing Kurdistan's beekeepers. 

Parliament committees look into death of Majid Haruti

Kurdistan Parliament's Peshmerga Committee and Human Rights and Social Affairs Committee look into the death of Majid Haruti and will send their findings to Parliament's Presidency.

Committees’ recent meetings – 21 January 2020

The Relations Committee and Minister Safeen Dizayee, the Head of the Department of Foreign Relations discussed drafting a Kurdish Diaspora Bill. The Education Committee has received the Education Bill from the KRG Education Ministry and will collate their comments and suggestions on it.

Committees’ recent meetings – 19 January 2019 

In recent meetings the Culture Committee planned to work on a Kurdistan Olympic Committee Bill; and the Martyrs Committee urged the Martyrs Ministry to help repatriate remains of Anfal victims in Samawa mass graves. 

Relations and Kurdish Diaspora Committee asks for suggestions for Kurdish Diaspora Bill

The Kurdistan Parliament Committee that is drafting the Kurdish Diaspora Bill in the following statement asks the public, including the Kurdish Diaspora, to give their suggestions about the Bill.

Parliament committees issue their final joint report on the Reform Bill

Deputy Speaker Hemin Hawrami on 15 January chaired a meeting of the relevant committees who completed their final joint report on the Reform Bill.

Committees’ recent meetings – 15 January 2020

Committees prepared their final joint report on the Reform Bill, ahead of the vote on 16 January. The Social Affairs Committee met a joint governmental and NGO group on reducing violence; the Agriculture Committee completed their report on the Agricultural Insurance Bill.