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Latvian president announces amendments for open state president’s election

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis has announced amendments to the State President Election Law to allow for transparent election of the president. The law will come to force 1 January 2019. The Saeima had approved amendments to the Constitution in the second reading in October, stating that the parliament is to elect the state president through open elections. Amendments allow for abolishing the regulation regarding state president’s election through a closed…