YEREVAN. – daily of the Republic of Armenia (RA) writes: The draft package on making amendments to the Judicial Code Constitutional Law will be discussed again today at the sitting of the Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs [of the parliament]. It has been accepted to be called as the vetting draft and has been the subject of much heated debate during this time.
Zhoghovurd daily has learned that during this time—during the first to second readings—the [parliament] factions have submitted numerous suggestions regarding problematic points and, as is well known, RA President Armen Sarkissian was also concerned about the provisions on banking secrecy, which is also an integral part of this package.
And it is noteworthy that the [majority] My Step faction submitted 68-page proposals on the draft, and substantial changes were made in the final look of the draft. It can be said that the ruling faction has completely changed the draft presented by the government.