Members of the House of Representatives have voted to withdraw President George Weah’s reform proposals.
Members of the House of Representatives have concurred with the Senate to ratify two mineral development agreements recently submitted by the executive.
The House of Representatives has passed a resolution to allow the Executive Branch to use US$47.5 million from the 2019/2020 budget, which has not yet been approved by the legislature.
House Speaker Bhofal Chambers has constituted a 16-member specialized committee to visit concession companies across the country and determine whether those institutions are abiding by ratified agreements signed between them and the government.
During its fifth day of sitting during its extraordinary session, the House of Representatives unanimously accepted a communication resubmitted by Rep. Clarence Massaquoi of Lofa’s third district, calling for same-sex practices in Liberia to be made a criminal offense.
For the second year in Liberia, members of the gay, bisexual and transgender community, commonly referred to as LGBT, have ended a weeklong celebration of pride, an event that promotes acceptance and tolerance of individuals within their highly stigmatized community.
For failing to honor a request from plenary of the House of Representatives to appear before it on Thursday, Farmington Hotel has been slapped with an additional charge of legislative contempt.
A group of lawmakers from both houses of the legislature has concluded a two-day review session on the land rights bill in Buchanan.