After 51 working hours, the Saeima adopts the state budget for 2022, planning to spend 12.4 billion euros – BNN

After about 51 hours of deliberation and debating with several breaks, the Saeima passed a law in the final reading on Tuesday. On the state budget for 2022, providing the Latvian state with revenues in the amount of 10.6 billion euros and expenditures in the amount of 12.4 billion euros next year. 52 deputies voted … Read more

After 51 working hours, the Saeima adopts the state budget for the next year, envisaging spending 12.4 billion euros The news

Riga, November 23, LETA. After about 51 hours of deliberation and debiting with several breaks, the Saeima passed the law “On the State Budget for 2022” in the final reading on Tuesday, envisaging revenue of 10.6 billion euros and expenditures of 12.4 billion euros for the Latvian state next year. 52 deputies voted for the … Read more

Burov will look for GKR cooperation partners for the Saeima elections

Speaking about the chances of “Honor to serve Riga” to be elected to the parliament, A. Ameriks explains that it is not so impossible, because during its ten years of existence it has become known outside Riga as well. For comparison, he mentions “Latvia and Ventspils” and the Liepaja party, which, despite their regional character, … Read more

However, due to five unvaccinated members of the Saeima, a special law on the obligation of parliamentarians to vaccinate will be adopted In Latvia

However, due to five unvaccinated members of the Saeima, a special law on the obligation of parliamentarians to be vaccinated will be adopted, the program “Nekā personīga” reports. Currently, the employer has the right to suspend an employee if vaccination is not started by mid-November or if a disease certificate cannot be presented. Also, those … Read more

Bordāns calls on the Council of Justice to consider Strupišs’ letter to the Saeima – in Latvia – News

TM informed that Bordāns had sent a letter inviting Strupiš, Chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council and the Judicial Council, to explain his unilateral address to the Saeima on behalf of the Judicial Council on the issue of extending the regulation of the emergency situation to judges and courts, including the obligation for officials to … Read more

The Saeima submits to the commissions the draft state budget for 2022 and the accompanying draft laws

During the parliamentary debate, MP Aldis Gobzems (LPV) expressed his opposition to the system, how any draft law related to the budget is prepared and how it is considered in the Saeima. The politician claimed that there had been no real budget discussion on the budget bills and the allocation of 527 million euros to … Read more

In talks with the Saeima factions, the President urges to modernize public administration – Events

photo: Author: Ilmārs Znotiņš, Chancellery of the President The President has prepared a legislative initiative that provides for amendments to the Law on the Structure of the Cabinet of Ministers in order to adapt Latvia’s public administration to the needs of 21st century society. In order to discuss the proposed amendments, on October 1, President … Read more

The Saeima will evaluate the proposal to ban fur farming

Parliament decided to postpone on Thursday The Saeima The Commission for National Economy, Agrarian, Environmental and Regional Policy to evaluate the amendments to the Animal Protection Law, which envisages a ban on fur farming with the aim of obtaining fur from 1 January 2026 in Latvia. Content will continue after the ad Advertising 45 deputies … Read more