House of Representatives passes two ordinances

House of Representatives
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The House of Representatives met today and passed two ordinances in Nepal.

The ‘Ordinance to Amend Some Acts Against Sexual Violence-2078’ and the ‘Ordinance to Amend Some Acts Related to Criminal Offenses and Criminal Procedure-2078’ was approved by a large majority at the meeting.

Dilendra Prasad Badu, Minister for Law, Justice, and Parliamentary Affairs presented the proposal separately, requesting approval of both ordinances.

Before passing both ordinances, the meeting unanimously rejected a protest note from Nepal Workers and Peasants Party’s Prem Suwal.

The next HoR meeting is set for 1:00 p.m. on December 22.