Infographic: Fifth Parliament - 2015 review in numbers

Parliament 2015 just drew to a close and the infographic below looks at how busy it was during each of its four terms, comparing numbers for committee meetings, constituency days, plenary sittings and legislation. Term 2 (April-June) was busiest in all respects - it had 35% of the 109 constituency days; 34% of the 1 279 committee meetings; 27% of all plenary sittings; and 30% of the 4 268 written questions submitted in 2015. To date, 92% of these questions had been replied to, but the Executive has until 21 December to submit replies. The President signed 18 Bills this year while 24 Bills are still under consideration by various committees. See more here:



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