The Second Amyotha Hluttaw’s 14th regular session held its fifth-day meeting at the Amyotha Hluttaw meeting hall yesterday morning.
Question and Answer session
In the question and answer session questions raised by U Mahn Law Moung of Chin State constituency 8 on a plan to upgrade a motorcycle road into a motor road in Chin State Mindat Township; Dr Win Myint of Bago Region constituency 11 on plan to upgrade a road in Bago Region Okpo Township; Daw Khin Swe Lwin of Chin State constituency 9 on utilization of 120 heavy machineries donated by JICA for Chin State; and U Myo Win of Mon State constituency 8 on plan to use emergency fund to repair and reconstruct roads and bridges in Ye township, Mon State damaged or destroyed due to heavy rain in August 2019 were answered by Union Minister for Construction U Han Zaw.
Similarly a question raised by Dr Kyaw Ngwe of Magway Region constituency 10 on plan to allow Department of Road or companies to repair roads on road and rail combined bridges operated by Myanma Railways was answered by Deputy Minister for Transport and Communications U Kyaw Myo.
Receipt of a bill to prevent an Increased Quantity of Imports
Following the question and answer session Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than informed the Hluttaw of the receipt of a bill to prevent an Increased Quantity of Imports sent with amendments y Pyithu Hluttaw and announced for Hluttaw representatives who want to discuss the bill to register their names.
Submission of Vehicle Safety and Management Bill
Next, Deputy Minister for Transport and Communications U Kyaw Myo submit a Vehicle Safety and Management Bill to the Hluttaw. After Amyotha Hluttaw Bill Committee member U Kyaw Kyaw read and explained the committee’s report on the bill, Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than announced for Hluttaw representatives who want to table amendment motions to register their names. The sixth-day meeting of the 14th regular session of the Second Amyotha Hluttaw will be held on 22 November. — Aung Ye Thwin, Michael Htan (Translated by Zaw Min)