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Insurance Bill, 2020 Taken Through Consideration Stage

Parliament has taken through the consideration stage, the Insurance Bill, 2020 targeted at increasing insurance penetration in the country which currently remains low, as the Bank of Ghana’s Financial Stability Review pegs insurance coverage at one percent of Gross Domestic Products (GDP). --Read more--

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PROGRAMME FOR THE DISSOLUTION OF THE 7TH PARLIAMENT, INAUGURATION OF THE 8TH PARLIAMENT AND THE SWEARING-IN OF THE PRESIDENT ELECT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA


The 7th Parliament of the 4th Republic of Ghana will stand dissolved at midnight 6th January 2021. Parliament, mindful of the provisions in the Presidential Transition Act, 2012 (Act 845), and the 1992 Constitution has outlined programmes to mark the various activities that will dissolve the 7th Parliament and inaugurate the 8 th Parliament to facilitate the swearing in of the President Elect of the Republic of Ghana.

To this end, there will be a press briefing on Monday 4 th January 2021 at 12:00 Noon prompt, at the Justice D.F. Annan Auditorium located in the Job 600 building of Parliament. The Press briefing will be to outline in detail, the activities that will mark the various occasions and to answer questions and clarify issues regarding these activities.

On Tuesday 5th January 2021, the final message on the State of the Nation will be delivered in Parliament at 10:00 am prompt by His Excellency the President, Nana Addo Dankwa AkufoAddo, in accordance with Article 67 of the 1992 Constitution.

On Wednesday 6th January 2021, the 7th Parliament will stand dissolved at midnight, in accordance with Article 113(1) of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana.

At 12:01am on 7th January, the Elected Members of the 8th Parliament will convene in the Chamber of Parliament to elect a Speaker and Two Deputy Speakers, in accordance with Articles 95, 96 and 100(2) of the 1992 Constitution, after which the elected Members of the 8th Parliament will be sworn in by the Speaker at the Chamber of Parliament as per Article 100(1) of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana.

The President elect will then be sworn in before the 8th Parliament in accordance with Article 57(3) of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana.

The media and the general public are to note that attendance of these events are strictly by invitation. All COVID-19 safety and prevention protocols will be strictly adhered to.

KAT ADDO (APR)
DIRECTOR, PUBLIC AFFAIRS


31-12-2020    




PROCEEDINGS - PLENARY





IN THE FIRST SESSION OF THE EIGHTH PARLIAMENT

OF THE FOURTH REPUBLIC OF GHANA

 

ORDER PAPER

 

FOR THE FIFTEENTH SITTING OF THE FIRST

MEETING OF PARLIAMENT

 

TUESDAY, 2ND MARCH, 2021


 

         

           BEFORE THE COMMENCEMENT OF PUBLIC BUSINESS

 

 

 

1.         PRAYERS

 

 

 

2.         FORMAL COMMUNICATION BY THE SPEAKER

 

 

 

3.         CORRECTION OF VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS AND      OFFICIAL REPORT

 

 

 

4.         BUSINESS STATEMENT FOR THE SEVENTH WEEK

 

            (Chairman, Business Committee)

 

 

 

5.         STATEMENTS

 

 

 

AT THE COMMENCEMENT OF PUBLIC BUSINESS

 

 

 

6.         PRESENTATION OF PAPERS

 

 

 

            The following Paper to be presented:

 

 

 

            By the Chairman of the Committee

 

First Report of the Appointments Committee on the President’s nominations for Ministerial appointments.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7.         COMMITTEE SITTINGS

 

 

 

NOTICE OF COMMITTEE SITTINGS

 

 

 

BUSINESS COMMITTEE

 

 

 

Date:               Tuesday, 2nd March 2021

 

Time:               10:00 a.m.

 

Venue:             Committee Room 7W (West Wing, 7th Floor, Job 600)

 

Agenda:           To determine Business of the House for the Seventh Week.


 

 

           


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The Speaker is the first officer of the House. At the national level he ranks third in the official order precedence after the President and the Vice-President.




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