June 13, 2013
The second plenary of the National Council was held today at the Conference Hall at 10.30 am.
The National Council functioned through its six standing committees constituted in 2008. Today, the House decided to continue with the existing committees as follows:
- House Committee
- Legislative Committee
- Economic Affairs Committee
- Social and Culture Affairs Committee
- Natural Resources and Environment Committee
- Good Governance Committee
The Committee members were identified and they are deciding on their respective chairpersons and deputy chairpersons. The House also finalized on the tentative travel itineraries for the study visits to the mega projects at Wangdue Phodrang and Chhukha.
June 11, 2013
As part of the ongoing sectoral policy briefings, heads of departments of the Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs led by the Hon’ble Secretary and the Chief of the Royal Bhutan Police made presentations on law and order,and immigration and public security to the Hon’ble Members of the National Council on 11 June 2013 at the Conference Hall at 10 a.m.
The officials also responded to the several questions and concerns raised by the Hon’ble Members of the National Council.