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Upcoming Parliamentary Education Programmes 2015

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MULINUU, 19th May 2015: The Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly (OCLA) will host the 3rd College Parliamentary Programme (CPP) on 26th May 2015 and the 3rd Youth Parliamentary Programme (YPP) on 16th June 2015. The CPP and YPP are part of the OCLA’s public outreach initiatives to enhance continued connection and public engagement. These parliamentary education programmes ... Read More »

Committee Staff Workshop

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28th – 30th April 2015 Senior parliamentary officers from the Victorian Parliament are in Samoa to facilitate a 3 day workshop to upskill Committee staff of the Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly. This initiative commenced on Tuesday, 28th April 2015 and will conclude today, Thursday, 30th April 2015 at the Tofilau Eti Alesana Building. The facilitators are ... Read More »

Parliament To Reconvene at TATTE Building

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Press release (Mulinuu, 16 February 2015) The Legislative Assembly will convene its February 2015 sitting at the TATTE Building, Sogi due to the structurally unsafe condition of the Parliament Chamber. Le Ao o le Malo has appointed the place and time for the meeting to be at this new location. Before the session commences, the Office of the Legislative Assembly ... Read More »

Women’s Parliamentary Programme

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Women’s Parliamentary Programme, 8th, 10th, 16th & 17th December 2014 As part of ongoing parliamentary awareness and educational programmes, the Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly (OCLA) will host its 2nd Women’s Parliamentary Programme on the 8th, 10th, 16th and 17th of December to encourage women to take interest in politics and further increase their participation in the legislative process. ... Read More »

2nd Parliamentary Youth Programme 2014

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PRESS RELEASE, 2nd Parliamentary Youth Programme 2014, KNOW YOUR PARLIAMENT! YOUR VOICE: YOUR PARLIAMENT The Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly [OCLA] will host its 2nd Annual Youth Programme from 20th – 22nd October 2014, at Parliament precincts and the EFKS Youth Hall, Mulinu’u. This three day Programme is part of OCLA’s Public Outreach initiatives to enhance continued ... Read More »

October 2014, Pre-Sitting Briefing

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PRESS RELEASE, Legislative Assembly of Samoa, MULINUU 17th October 2014 Parliament will be in Session on Tuesday 21st October 2014, which means Parliamentarians will once again meet on Monday, 20th October at 9:30am for their scheduled Pre-Sitting Briefing on 3 Government Bills proposed for introduction this session. The Ministry of Finance is responsible for two bills, namely the Commonwealth Youth ... Read More »

Samoan MPs Visit Victoria

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Victoria (www.parliament.vic.gov.au) 27 October 2014 - A parliamentary delegation from Samoa, led by the Speaker, has visited Parliament House in Melbourne as part of a three city program aimed at further developing relations with Australian parliaments. The Samoan MPs were keen to learn about the way in which Australian parliaments deal with a range of parliamentary issues, including procedures for ... Read More »

2nd Parliamentary College Programme – Speech Competition

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The Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assemble hosted a Speech Competition as part of the 2ndParliamentary College Programme 2014 activities. Thirty-five Colleges took part in the competition held on Tuesday, 19th August 2014 at the EFKS Hall, Mulinuu. The competition allowed the students to research and learn about the practices and procedures as well as various functions of Parliament. ... Read More »

Press Release

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On Monday 18th August at 11:00 am, MPs will meet at the MTEA for its August Pre-Sitting briefing.  Bills to be discussed include the Public Finance Management Amendment Bill 2014 (Ministry of Finance), NPF Amendment Bill 2014 (National Provident Fund), Community Law Centre Bill 2014 (Ministry of Justice and Courts Administration), Media Council Bill 2014 (Ministry of the Prime Minister and ... Read More »

Parliament College Programme 2014

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The Office of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly (OCLA) will host it’s Second Annual Parliamentary College Programme from 18th – 20th August, 2014. Government, mission and private colleges from around the country have registered 4 senior students and a teacher per college; to participate in this three-day programme at Parliament precincts and the EFKS Youth Hall, Mulinuu. The Parliamentary College Programme ... Read More »

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