National Assembly meeting postponed

September 11, 2022 11:50 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: The meeting of the National Assembly scheduled for 1PM today has been postponed to Wednesday due to special reasons.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: The National Assembly endorsed the Prison Bill, 2079 BS. The session unanimously passed the Bill received from the House of Representatives with a message and presented by Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand before it for an approval.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: The National Assembly has passed the Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Bill, 2079 with majority of votes. Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand tabled the bill in the upper house of the federal parliament on Friday.

KATHMANDU, August 29: The National Assembly passed a proposal to send the 'Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Bill, 2079' to the Legislative Management Committee for reconsideration.

KATHMANDU, August 28: A letter from the Office of President relating to the Citizenship Bill sent back for reconsideration by President Bidya Devi Bhandari has been tabled in today's meeting of the National Assembly.

KATHMANDU, August 22: The meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) and the National Assembly is sitting today.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The National Assembly has passed the Water and Sanitation Bill 2079. The meeting of the upper house of the federal parliament on Thursday unanimously passed the bill tabled by Minister for Water Supply Umakant Chaudhary.

KATHMANDU, July 29: The meeting of the National Assembly on Thursday passed the Nepal Citizenship (first amendment) Bill, 2079 with majority of votes.

KATHMANDU, July 28: Mahesh Kumar Mahara, a member of the National Assembly, has said that the situation wherein the people have to bribe middlemen to get passports from the passport department should be promptly addressed.

KATHMANDU, July 28: A session of the National Assembly today unanimously approved the proposal seeking consideration of the Nepal Engineering Council (First Amendment) Bill, 2076 BS.

National Assembly meeting today

July 28, 2022 08:20 am

KATHMANDU, July 28: A meeting of the National Assembly is being held today. The meeting is going to be held at 11 AM in the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor.

KATHMANDU, July 25: A meeting of the National Assembly, the Upper House of the federal parliament, today approved a proposal seeking consideration of the Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Bill, 2022.

KATHMANDU, July 25: National Assembly member Bamdev Gautam has said that there should be an arrangement where women who want to get naturalized citizenship through marriage should renounce their country's citizenship.

KATHMANDU, July 25: The Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Bill 2079 BS has been tabled in the meeting of the National Assembly today.

KATHMANDU, July 25: The meeting of the National Assembly is being held today. The meeting is going to be held at 11 AM in the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor.

KATHMANDU, July 20: A bill to amend the Nepal Engineering Council Act, 1999 has been passed by the Federal Parliament.

National Assembly meeting today

July 18, 2022 10:45 am

KATHMANDU, July 18: The National Assembly meeting is going to be held at the Federal Parliament Building at 1 PM.

KATHMANDU, July12: The National Assembly has passed the 'Acid and other Hazardous Chemical Substances (Regulation) Bill-2079' unanimously.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Nepali Congress (NC) MP Jitendra Narayan Dev claims that Nepal is not heading toward an economic crisis like the one witnessed in Sri Lanka. Speaking at a special sitting of the National Assembly on Tuesday, Dev said that Nepal was not facing an economic crisis like that of Sri Lanka.

KATHMANDU, July 12: Member of the National Assembly Dil Kumari Rawal Thapa Parvati has said that the Nepali language should be used in the question papers of the examinations conducted by Tribhuvan University.

National Assembly meeting today

July 12, 2022 10:33 am

KATHMANDU, July 12: A meeting of the National Assembly is being held today under the Federal Parliament. The meeting will begin at 11AM.

KATHMANDU, July 10: The government has registered a bill in the National Assembly to amend the Constitutional Council Act. The amendment bill does not require a majority in the Constitutional Council (CC) while appointing someone to a constitutional body.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Two bills have been presented in the National Assembly. In today's meeting, Secretary of the National Assembly Rajendra Phuyal presented the Madan Bhandari University of Science and Technology Bill-2076 and the Acid and other Hazardous Chemical Substances (Regulation) Bill-2079 passed by the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, July 6: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timilsina got stuck in a cable car in Chandragiri for a while.

KATHMANDU, July 5: The National Assembly, the Upper House of the Federal Parliament, has unanimously approved its decision to send the 'COVID-19 Crisis Management Bill, 2078 BS' to the Legislation Management Committee for clause-wise deliberations on it.

KATHMANDU, JULY 4: Member of Parliament from the CPN (Maoist Center) Gopi Bahadur Sarki ‘Achhami’ has said that a separate River Act is needed to stop the erosion of the rivers in the country. Speaking at a special sitting of the National Assembly on Monday, MP Achhami said that excavations were being carried out in rivers haphazardly and illegally.

KATHMANDU, July 1: The National Assembly has passed the Drugs (Third Amendment) Bill, 2079 BS.

KATHMANDU, July 1: Lawmakers of the main opposition party CPN-UML have boycotted today's meeting of the National Assembly. The agenda of today’s meeting was to hold a section-wise discussion on the Finance Bill, 2079 BS’ that was presented by Finance Minister Janardan Sharma in the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, June 26: The meeting of the upper house of the federal parliament is being held on Sunday. The meeting will be held at 11 AM at the Federal Parliament Building in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Discussion on Appropriation Bill 2079 BS will continue in the National Assembly on Tuesday. The National Assembly today discussed various topics related to law, justice and parliamentary affairs, youth and sports, forest and environment, labor employment and social security, urban development, women and children and senior citizens and agriculture and livestock development.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Meetings of both the houses under the federal parliament are being held today. The meetings are scheduled to begin  at 1 PM.

KATHMANDU, June 16: A meeting of the National Assembly today unanimously endorsed a proposal tabled before it for deliberations on the Drugs (Third Amendment) Bill, 2079 BS and the Bill Relating to the Security of Health Workers/Professionals and Health Institutions (First Amendment), 2079 BS.

Kathmandu, June 14: The meeting of the National Assembly that was said to be held today has been postponed to June 15 due to a specific reason.

KATHMANDU, June 7: The annual reports of four different constitutional commissions were tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament today.

KATHMANDU, June 3: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) today formed a parliamentary special committee for the implementation, study and monitoring of federalism.

KATHMANDU, June 3: A proposal of urgent public importance was tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, today, demanding a reduction in the price of petroleum products.

KATHMANDU, June 2: The National Assembly has approved the resolution proposal on the implementation of federalism.

KATHMANDU, June 2: A resolution proposal on the implementation of federalism has been tabled in the National Assembly under the Federal Parliament.

KATHMANDU, May 31: Members in the National Assembly (NA) today put forth their views on the government’s annual estimate of income and expenditure for the fiscal year 2079-80 BS (2022-23).

KATHMANDU, May 28: The National Assembly under the Federal Parliament has passed the policy and program presented by the government for the coming Fiscal Year 2022/23 by a majority vote.

KATHMANDU, May 27: A meeting of the National Assembly today passed the Policies and Programs of the Government by majority.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The National Assembly has continued deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the fiscal year 2079/80 BS (2022-23), today too. The government’s policies and programs were presented before a joint session of the Federal Parliament by the President on Tuesday and the parliamentary deliberations on them kicked off Thursday.

KATHMANDU, May 26: A session of the National Assembly  today endorsed the nomination of members to various thematic committees functioning as the subordinate bodies of the upper house.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The National Assembly has begun deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the upcoming fiscal year 2022/23. The policies and programs for the new fiscal year were presented by President Bidya Devi Bhandari before a joint session of the Federal Parliament on May 24.

KATHMANDU, May 23: National Assembly (NA) members have drawn the attention of the House and the government to the country’s contemporary issues.

KATHMANDU, May 23: A session of the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, approved eight various ordinances today.

BAGLUNG, April 9: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsina has said that the public should not vote to the political parties that are looking to secure a victory at any cost in the upcoming local-level elections.

KATHMANDU, March 20: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsina has said that the upper house should be allowed to run responsibly even if the parliament sessions have concluded.

KATHMANDU, March 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has ended the ongoing winter session of the Federal Parliament (House of Representatives and National Assembly) from midnight Tuesday.

BAGLUNG, March 14: Chairperson of the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina today said that an environment should be created wherein all political parties get together for their election campaigns.