85 signatures collected for parliament dissolution

The signatures of 85 members of Parliament requesting the dissolution of the parliament were submitted to the parliament by Friday afternoon, parliamentary services confirmed to Hina.

Motions for the parliament's self-dissolution were submitted by the caucus of the Istrian Democratic Party (IDS) and independent MP Furio Radin, the caucuses of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), the Independent Democratic Serb Party (SDSS), the Bridge party, the Croatian Democratic Party of Slavonia and Baranja (HDSSB), the Hrid party and by Ivan Sincic, the sole member of the Human Shield caucus.

The parliament is expected to adopt a decision on its self-dissolution on Monday, and the decision is expected to take effect in mid-July so that a snap election could be held in early September.

Last update: Fri, 17/06/2016 - 14:38


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