WORLD Thai PM forwards public referendums bill to parliament

WORLD

Thai PM forwards public referendums bill to parliament

Xinhua

20:20, November 04, 2020

This handout photo from the Royal Thai Government taken and released on October 16, 2020 shows Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha speaking at a press conference at the Government House in Bangkok while cabinet ministers look on following a cabinet meeting. 

BANGKOK, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) --Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday forwarded legislation on public referendums to the parliament, government spokesman Anucha Burapachaisri confirmed. 

The government-proposed legislation on public referendums is yet to be deliberated and turned into law by the House of Representatives and Senate in due course.

If approved by most legislators in the house and senate, public referendums may be conducted for most people nationwide to make a decisive judgment on significant issues being handled by the legislative or executive branches, such as constitutional amendment bids and major resolutions passed by the cabinet of ministers, according to the government spokesman.

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