Manama: The Council of Representatives today held its 31st meeting of the second session of the Fifth Legislative Term remotely.
Chairing the virtual meeting, Speaker, Fawzia Bint Abdulla Zainal, saluted the nursing staff marking the International Nurses Day 2020, valuing highly their professional and humanitarian efforts, as well as their noble services at the front-lines of the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
She affirmed the unwavering full parliamentary support for the Health Ministry and the health system in the kingdom to continue achieving success and distinction stories, in light of the comprehensive development march in the kingdom, under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
The meeting also reviewed letters from his royal highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa on a number of draft-laws, said the Secretary-General of the Council of Representatives, Chancellor Rashid Mohammed Bu Najma.
It also reviewed misters’ replies to lawmakers’ questions, as well as the reports of parliamentary committees on draft-laws and parliamentary proposals to the government, he added.
Source: Bahrain News Agency