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The Legislative Assembly of Tonga’s Standing Committee on Legislation will conduct a public consultation beginning Monday, May 6 on six Government Bills, that were tabled in Parliament in March 2019.

Working Session of the Commonwealth Pacific Parliamentary Human Rights Group workshop gets underway in Nuku'alofa today.

THREE Nobles of the Realm today officially closed the Legislative Assembly’s session in a soft closing ceremony. The Nobles were Lord Tu'iha'ateiho, Lord Vaea and Lord Ve'ehala.

Lord Vaea delivered the closing address from His Majesty King Tupou VI. He highlighted nine key areas the King wanted the House to focus on.

The Legislative Assembly of Tonga today joined the rest of the world in conveying their sincere sympathy to New Zealand for the terror attack in Christchurch at the weekend that claimed 50 lives.
A motion moved by the ‘Eua Noble’s Representative Lord Nuku to include Parliament’s Legislation Committee in the government’s public consultation on public Bills 1A to 6A was defeated this afternoon by 14 to 8 votes.
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