First meeting of Uzbekistan’s Senate scheduled
Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Jan. 19
By Demir Azizov- Trend:
The Central Election Commission (CEC) of Uzbekistan has today decided to convene the first meeting of the upper chamber of the parliament in Tashkent on January 22.
The election of the Senate members was held in Uzbekistan on January 13-14, 2015. Around 84 members of the Senate were elected during the election - six people from the Republic of Karakalpakstan, regions and Tashkent city among the members of Jokargi Kenes of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, representative bodies of state authority in regions, districts and cities.
Around 16 more members of the Senate must be appointed by the presidential decree.
Edited by CN