MP: Azerbaijan to continue its principled activity in PACE
The Azerbaijani delegation continues its activity in the Council of Europe on the basis of the strategy defined by national leader Heydar Aliyev in 2001 and founded by the incumbent President Ilham Aliyev, MP Ali Huseynli said at a parliamentary meeting on Friday, APA reports.
12:48 18 May
Salaries of MPs, ombudsman and judges increased by 10% in Azerbaijan
A draft law on amendments to the laws “On the Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsman) of the Republic of Azerbaijan”, “On the status of MP National Parliament of the Azerbaijani Republic”, “On Constitutional Court” and “On courts and judges” were discussed at a parliamentary session on May 4, APA reports.
12:23 04 May
Azerbaijani parliament approves amendments to Constitution of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic
A draft law on the approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic was tabled at today’s meeting of the Azerbaijani Milli Majlis (parliament).
12:16 24 April
MPs call for nationwide response to anti-Azerbaijan campaign
Many of those who go to Europe and curse Azerbaijan are young people studying there, MP Eldar Ibrahimov said at a parliamentary meeting on Tuesday, APA reports.
14:17 03 April
Committee chairman: Nationalization of surnames hotly debated issue in Azerbaijan
Nationalization of surnames is a hotly debated issue in Azerbaijan, Ali Huseynli, chairman of the parliamentary Committee on legal policy and state building said at the Azerbaijani Parliament’s session on Feb. 23, APA reports.
14:54 23 February
Azerbaijani MP: Application of law on humanization of punishments can be assessed as an amnesty
The application of the law on humanization of punishments, which was signed by the president of Azerbaijan in 2017, can be assessed as an amnesty, Chairman of the parliamentary Committee on legal policy and state building Ali Huseynli said at a plenary session of the parliament on Friday, APA reports.
14:44 23 February
MP claims foreigners being conscripted into military service in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani MP Agil Abbas claimed that foreigners are being conscripted into military service in the country, calling for an investigation into the case.
14:55 01 February
Azerbaijani parliament approves amendments to Election Code
The amendments proposed to the Election Code of Azerbaijan were discussed at today’s plenary session of the parliament.
17:00 15 December
Details emerge of CEC’s empowerment to strip an MP of mandate for ethics violations
At today's meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Ali Huseynli, chairman of the parliamentary Committee on legal policy and state building, commented on the recent amendment to the Electoral Code empowering the Central Election Commission to strip MPs of their mandates for violating the rule of conduct and giving their right to vote to another.
16:50 15 December
Free airtime for election candidates remains in force, MP says
Amendments to the Election Code of Azerbaijan were discussed at today’s plenary session of the parliament.
16:16 15 December
Azerbaijani parliament approves draft law restricting scope of legal representatives’ activities
The Azerbaijani Parliament on Tuesday discussed draft amendments proposed to be made to the Code of Civil Procedure, the Administrative Procedure Code, as well as the Law “On advocates and advocacy”.
15:28 31 October
Azerbaijani parliament begins public hearings on amendments proposed by president to Criminal Code
Public hearings started at the Azerbaijani Parliament in connection with the amendments proposed by the country’s president to the Criminal Code.
13:01 29 September
Ali Huseynli: Analyses show that unfounded life imprisonment is prevalent
APA’s interview with Ali Huseynli, Chairman of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on Legal Policy and State Building
15:51 26 September
Moscow hosts int’l conference on Azerbaijan-Russia relations - UPDATED
Moscow hosted an international conference, titled “The Moscow-Baku Axis: Towards a New Caucasus Geopolitics” on September 14.
17:01 14 September
Special medal established in honor of Azerbaijani Army’s 100th anniversary
Azerbaijan’s Parliament on Friday discussed establishing a special medial in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani Army.
14:03 30 June
Azerbaijani parliament approves candidatures of several judges
The Azerbaijani parliament considered on Friday the issues of appointing judges of different courts.
12:41 30 June
Azerbaijani MPs vote for bill increasing fines in Criminal Code
Azerbaijan’s lawmakers on Wednesday discussed a bill increasing fines on a number of articles of the Criminal Code.
15:07 31 May
Azerbaijani MP believes Russian court will change its decision on VAK liquidation
Azerbaijani MP Ali Huseynli said Tuesday he believes that the Russian Supreme Court will change its decision on the liquidation of the All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress (VAK).
13:09 16 May
Draft code of conduct for Azerbaijani MPs to be discussed at parliament’s plenary session
The new 13-article draft code of conduct for parliamentarians was discussed at a joint meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Law Policy and State Building on Thursday.
14:35 20 April
Ali Huseynli: Documents of Azerbaijan’s Russian community contains some shortcomings
There are some shortcomings in the documents of the Russian community of Azerbaijan, said Ali Huseynli, chairman of Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on legal policy and State Building, head of the parliamentary friendship group with the Russian State Duma.
13:01 07 April