August 8, 2014
Immediately upon conclusion of its 13th Session in June 2014, the committees of the National Council were assigned responsibilities to review the various issues and Bills received from the National Assembly. Following a plenary meeting on 28th July 2014, it was agreed that the committees shall complete the review works by the end of August 2014 so that the members can visit their constituencies in September and October months to consult the people on the businesses in hand besides collecting specific constituency issues.
The committees are currently seeking consultative meetings with the different stakeholders to fully understand the nuances, the scope and the impact of the various Bills after enactment. Read More »
July 21, 2014
The National Council is holding a 3-day workshop in Paro beginning today to brainstorm and chalk out a road map or strategic plan for the next 4 years. The workshop is intended to provide the members a platform for self-introspection and also carry out a SWOT (strength, weakness, opportunity & threat) analysis of the National Council to enhance efficiency and effectiveness in the discharge of its key legislative and review functions. The workshop is facilitated by two of the members from the National Council and is assisted by the secretariat officials.