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Tuesday 3rd November, 2015

THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

This week, the National Assembly will meet on Wednesday 4th November, 2015 to debate on the Meteorology Bill, 2015 and the Coco-de-mer (Management) (Amendment) Bill, 2015 both to be presented by the Minister for Environment, Energy & Climate Change, Mr. Didier Dogley.

The Meteorology Bill, 2015 seeks to provide for the establishment of a Seychelles Meteorological Authority, as the national authority to provide for meteorological services on weather forecast and climate phenomena to the public, aviation and maritime entities; while the Coco-de-mer (Management) (Amendment) Bill, 2015 seeks to amend certain sections of the Coco-de-mer (Management) Decree, for enhancing the penalties of offences provided therein.

In addition, one motion has been tabled for this sitting by the Leader of Government Business, Hon. Marie-Antoinette Rose calling on the National Assembly to approve the ratification of the ‘Protocol of Amendment to insert the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement into Annex 1A of the WTO Agreement’.

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Contact:

Ms. Luisa Waye-Hive

Assistant Clerk (HR/Admin)