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SODELPA Youth Head: Clauses in Bill 26 Worry

The Social Democratic Liberal Party (SODELPA) Youth Council yesterday made submissions on the Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Bill 2016 in Parliament. Council president, Jope Koroisavou told the Standing Committee on
18 May 2017 14:05
SODELPA Youth Head: Clauses in Bill 26 Worry
SODELPA

The Social Democratic Liberal Party (SODELPA) Youth Council yesterday made submissions on the Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Bill 2016 in Parliament.

Council president, Jope Koroisavou told the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights, that certain clauses were a worry for the council.

He said they believed it undermined the principals of democracy. Mr Koroisavou said the clauses could be used negatively in terms of restriction of speeches.

Committee chairperson Ashneel Sudhakar acknowledged the council for making their submissions.

Edited by Ranoba Baoa

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