Parliament okays five bills


The parliament on Sunday passed the Customs Bill, Nepal Academy Bill, Nepal Lalitkala Academy Bill, Nepal Music and Theatre Academy Bill and Foreign Employment Bill, 2064 BS.

Proposals to this effect were presented in the meeting by Finance Minister Dr Ram Sharan Mahat, Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Prithivi Subba Gurung and Minister of State for Labour Ramesh Lekhak.

State Affairs Committee member, Amod Prasad Upadhyaya, presented the bill related to Decorations, 2064 BS, including the report of the committee in the meeting. Member of the International Relations Committee, Jhalanath Khanal, presented the bill related to Non-Resident Nepalis, including the committee report in the meeting.