Pyidaungsu Hluttaw approved today the nomination proposed by the president-elect for the chairman and members of the Union Election Commission.
President-elect U Htin Kyaw would form the Union Election Commission with U Hlaing Thein as the chairman while U Aung Myint, U Soe Yae, U Tun Khin and U Hla Tint as the members.
During the today meeting, the parliament also decided to nominate two new personnel for replacement of two members of the Constitutional Tribunal as they are objected at the meeting by a representative of the Tatmdaw.
The parliament gave a nod today to formation of the Constitutional Tribunal with U Myo Nyunt as the chairman, and U Nyi Nyi, U Myint Win, U Myo Myint, U Khin Maung Cho, Daw Hla Myo Nwe and U Kyaw Hsan as the members of the tribunal.
However, Lt-Col Tun Lin Oo, a representative of the Tatmadaw has objected Daw Khin Htay Kywe and U Twarl Kyin Paung nominated for the members of the Constitutional Tribunal.