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Monday 8th June, 2015

THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

The Minister for Land Use and Housing, Mr. Christian Lionnet, will address the following concerns during Tuesday’s question time:  expected timeframe for home-owners from Vilaz Lespwar, Union Vale and English River, having paid off their loans, to receive their property deeds; government policy regarding minimum waiting time for housing allocation; plans to assist the nine families residing in the lower Ma Joie bedsitters in purchasing their homes; negotiations concerning the Societe Du logement property at Pascal Village; criteria used in allocating houses to tenants having made their 10% contribution under the Housing Scheme and encouraging investment in communities through Corporate Social Responsibility.

Additionally, two motions have been tabled for this sitting: the Leader of Government Business, Hon. Marie-Antoinette Rose, will call on the House to ratify the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol[1], while, proportionately elected representative, Hon. Sylvianne Valmont, will call on the House to support the transformation of the SADC Parliamentary Forum into a regional parliament.


[1] More information available at http://unfccc.int/kyoto_protocol/items/2830.php

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Haajira Jumaye (Ms)

Public Relations, Communication and Protocol Officer