Committee on Legal Affairs

Parliament OKs amendment on running for Seimas 10 years after impeachment

The Seimas of Lithuania on Thursday gave its initial backing to a new constitutional amendment on running for parliament after impeachment after 73 lawmakers...

Some 169 people turn to police over stolen CityBee data

Some 169 people have turned to Lithuania's police over the theft of their personal information from CityBee, a car-sharing service, Arunas Paulauskas, a...

Parliament adopts new law on lobbying activities introducing cross-declaration (1)

Lithuania’s Seimas on Friday adopted a new Law on Lobbying Activities establishing the so-called “cross-declaration” that requires both lobbyists,...

Critics: Nauseda's proposal might run counter to human rights (1)

The amendments to the Law on Intelligence, proposed by Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, would expand the powers of intelligence services but some of...

Sirinskiene: this Seimas unable to decide on spelling of non-Lithuanian names (2)

The current Seimas is too divided to make decisions on new rules for the spelling of personal names in Lithuanian documents, the chairwoman of the...