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Macedonia’s Parliament adopts amendments to laws on pardoning, privacy protection

Macedonia’s law makers adopted Thursday amendments to three laws, including the law on pardoning, as well as a draft-law on privacy protection, submitted by VMRO-DPMNE and DUI MPs, Ilija Dimovski and Talat Xhaferi respectively. The amendments...

Parliament to resume debate on ARM modernization

The Parliament is set to resume Thursday the debate on amendments to the Law on Defense. The amendments refer to exemption from paying customs duties and taxes for weapons and military equipment towards modernizing the Macedonian Army (ARM),...

Parliament passes Electoral Code changes, elections on 5 June

The Parliament passed late Tuesday the amendments to the Electoral Code, which envisage a delay of the date for the early parliamentary elections from 24 April to 5 June. Moreover, the changes stipulate a delay of the date for the ban of paid...

Decision on Parliament dissolution enters into force at midnight

The Parliament is set to dissolve at midnight as a result of the 18 January decision, for the purpose of holding early parliamentary elections on 24 April, in compliance with the Przino Agreement. MP groups have still not submitted a formal...

Parliament to hold 92. session

The Parliament is set to hold its 92. session on Monday. MPs will debate on 73 agenda items, including draft-laws in numerous fields, such as environment, agriculture, labor and social policy, health, finance, culture, traffic etc.

Parliament approves creation of free healthcare zones

Macedonian Parliament voted on Monday 56 to 20 to approve the law that allows creation of free healthcare zones. The law will introduce a program of tax breaks and subsidies for companies that open large new healthcare providing facilities...

VMRO warns that SDSM is trying to stage an incident in the Parliament (video)

Ilija Dimovski, head of the VMRO-DPMNE group in Parliament, held a press conference on Thursday to warn against the unruly behavior by representatives from the opposition SDSM party during a session of the Education Committee in Parliament....

Parliament to resume 85. session

­ The Parliament is set to resume its 85. session on Monday.   The agenda includes a number of bills and law amendments.

Parliament continues debate on the forgery Inquiry Committee

­ Macedonian Parliament will continue its debate on the proposed Inquiry Committee to investigate the forgery scandal. The Committee was approved by three of the four largest parties in Parliament, with only the opposition SDSM party refusing...

Parliament forms Inquiry Committee to investigate the forgery scandal

Macedonian Parliament voted on Wednesday to create an Inquiry Committee that will examine the forgery case which allegedly implicates some of the top officials of the opposition SDSM party. A group of 62 representatives from the VMRO-DPMNE,...