A 15th–day meeting of the 14th regular session of the Second Amyotha Hluttaw was held at Amyotha Hluttaw building yesterday morning.
Question and answer session
In the question and answer session, a question raised by U Lal Min Htan of Chin State constituency 10 on protecting and conserving Nat Ma Taung National Park was first answered by Deputy Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation Dr Ye Myint Swe.
Questions raised by Dr U Kywe Kywe of Mandalay Region constituency 6 on appointment of doctors to Ministry of Health and Sports, U Win Myint of Magway Region constituency 8 on arrangements made on distributing anti-snake venoms, U Zaw Lin Htut of Mon State constituency 9 on a plan to hold sports competitions held in Nay Pyi Taw alternatively in states and regions and U Ko Ko Naing of Sagaing Region constituency 8 on a plan to expand blood banks to major towns were answered by Union Minister for Health and Sports Dr Myint Htwe.
Bill amending Myanmar Medical Council Law
Next, Bill Committee member Dr Myo Aung read and explained a bill amending Myanmar Medical Council Law approved with amendment and sent by Pyithu Hluttaw. Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than then announced for Hluttaw representatives who want to discuss the bill to register their names.
Hluttaw continue discussion on regulating tissue-culture banana plantations
Afterwards, Dr Khin Ma Gyi of Kachin State constituency 8, U Hsan Myint of Ayeyawady Region constituency 3 and Dr Win Myint of Bago Region constituency 11 discussed a motion on properly regulating tissue-culture banana plantations tabled by Dr Khun Win Thaung of Kachin State constituency 11.
The 16th day meeting of the Second Amyotha Hluttaw’s 14th regular session will be held on 16 December.—Aung Ye Thwin (MNA) (Translated by Zaw Min)