On the motion of the Cultural Committee as the leading committee, the first reading of the Bill on Amendments to § 24 of the Pre-school Child Care Institutions Act (152 SE), initiated by the same Committee, was concluded. The objective of the Bill is to allow teachers at a child care institution to appoint their representative to its board of trustees. The Bill was sent to the second reading.
On the motion of the Social Affairs Committee as the leading committee, the Bill on Amendments to § 61 of the State Pension Insurance Act (139 SE), initiated by the Estonian Centre Party Faction, was rejected at the first reading. 47 members of the Riigikogu voted in favour of the motion and 33 against it, nobody abstained. Thus, the Bill was withdrawn from the legislative proceeding.
The Riigikogu Press Service