22nd meeting of Second Amyotha Hluttaw’s eleventh regular session held at Amyotha Hluttaw building in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning saw questions answered, a bill discussed, Hluttaw informed of receipt of bills and a motion discussed.
Question and answer session
A question posed by U Khin Maung Latt of Rakhine State constituency 3 on plan to take back cows and buffaloes stolen to Bangladesh and to apprehend the suspect thieves and robbers through bilateral discussion was first answered by Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj-Gen Aung Thu. The Deputy Minister said the matter was being raised through Border Relation Offices and flag meetings such as Myanmar-Bangladesh Battalion Commander level meeting and Myanmar-Bangladesh Border Forces Commanders meeting.
Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation U Hla Kyaw on the other hand responded to a question raised by U Whey Tin of Chin State constituency 11 on a plan to construct a 40×30 ft. office building and six-room staff houses at head of Township Agriculture Department Office in Chin State, Paletwa Township, Myoma (Myaynigon) Ward during the fiscal year 2019-2020 first six-month budget term. The fund to construct 80x40x12 ft. reinforced single-storey office building and 60x30x10 ft. two-room staff house was requested from State Government fund for fiscal year 2019-2020 and once the fund is allocated, Agriculture Department will implement the construction said the Deputy Minister.
In the same way questions raised by Dr. Khin Ma Gyi of Kachin State constituency 8, Daw Thiriyadana of Mon State constituency 12 and U Win Maung of Magway Region constituency 6 were answered by Deputy Ministers Maj-Gen Aung Thu and U Hla Kyaw.
Hluttaw discusses bill amending Union Civil Service Board Law
After the question and answer session U Myo Win of Mon State constituency 8 discusses a bill amending Union Civil Service Board Law.
Hluttaw announce receipt of bills
Next Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than informed the Hluttaw of the receipt of bill amending Bar Council Act and a second bill amending Penal Code approved by Amyotha Hluttaw being returned by Pyithu Hluttaw with amendments and announced for Hluttaw representatives who want to discuss the matter to register their names.
Hluttaw discusses a motion to set up single mapping and land registry
A motion urging the Union Government to setup a single mapping system and a land registry as part of a long term scheme raised by U Hla Myint @ U Hla Myint Than of Mon State constituency 11 was then discussed by U Win Myint of Magway Region constituency 8, U Kyaw Myint Oo of Mandalay Region constituency 10, Dr. Khun Win Thaung of Kachin State constituency 11, U Shayrel Shu Maung of Kayah State constituency 2 and Daw Htu May of Rakhine State constituency 11. The 23rd meeting of the eleventh regular session of the Second Amyotha Hluttaw is scheduled to be held on 11 March.
By Aung Ye Thwin,
Lu Maw (MNA)
(Translated by Zaw Min)