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Ruling Party MP: Demand that Cabinet Resign after Polls Acceptable
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 30 Jan.'08 / 20:56

Levan Bezhashvili, a lawmaker from the ruling party and chairman of the parliamentary committee for legal issues, told Civil.Ge on January 30 that the authorities were willing to accept an opposition demand for a constitutional amendment stipulating that the cabinet resign automatically after parliamentary elections.

The demand is one of 17 put forth by 12 opposition parties in a joint memorandum signed on January 29. Currently, in accordance with the constitution, the cabinet has to resign only after a presidential election.

The new cabinet is expected to win parliamentary approval on January 31.

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