THE Legislative Assembly has unanimously passed the Shipping Amendment Bill 2002 to ensure that ship masters are held more responsible for the safety of inter-island ferry passengers.
THE Hon. Prime Minister this morning announced in the Legislative Assembly the passing of one of his Cabinet Ministers, the Minister of Fisheries, late Hon. Semisi Fakahau.
The Whole House Committee has passed all six Government Bills tabled in Parliament yesterday including the Bail (Amendment) Bill 2022.
THE Legislative Assembly of Tonga has appointed the Vava’u Noble No. 2 Representative as the Whole House Committee Chairman.
The Legislative Assembly of Tonga this morning witnessed two new MPs take their oath in Parliament. They are the Ha’apai 12 MP, Mo’ale Finau, who won Ha’apai 12’s recent by-election and the new Finance and National Planning Minister Hon. Tiofilusi Tiueti.