Committee on Legal Affairs

Seimas may decide on snap election on Thursday

MP Petras Gražulis ’ motion on the announcement of the date of a snap election may be included in Thursday’s agenda of the Seimas.

Dual citizenship referendum moves to adoption stage

On 16 May, in the consideration stage, the Seimas of Lithuania approved the proposal to hold a binding referendum on dual citizenship on 12 May 2024.

Electoral commission: multiple citizenship needs over 1.1mn votes in support

Over 1.1 million votes in favour of a constitutional amendment would be needed to legalise multiple citizenship, MP Dalia Asanavičiūtė says, referring to...

Election watchdog drafts over twenty amendments to electoral code

The Central Electoral Commission (VRK) has agreed on more than twenty proposals to improve provisions of the electoral code that were mostly prompted by...

MP proposes to remove civil union bill from agenda of spring session

Non-attached MP Agnė Širinskienė, who was elected to parliament with the Farmers and Greens Union (LVŽS), proposes to remove the draft law on civil union...