Standing Committee on Law Reviews Proposed Offshore Account and Domestic Violence Legislation

During a regular meeting of the Standing Committee on Law held on Tuesday, amendments to the Law on Combating Domestic Violence and the Law on Regulating and Avoiding Conflicts of Interest Among Public Officials were reviewed.

MPs in attendance had heated debate on the amendments. A number of committee members criticized the amendments to the law on domestic violence for being copied from foreign laws, and there were over 60 proposals for changes put forward by MPs.

The committee determined that it had to revisit the legislation. Head of the Standing Committee on Law S.Radnaased asked the MPs to review it again in one week, after changes are made, and met agreement from the other committee members.

Regarding the regulation of offshore accounts, MP...

To continue reading

Request your trial