RIGA - Saeima today approved the dismissal of the Riga City Council.
However, the current Riga City Council will continue to work until the day after the bill comes into force. President Egils Levits now has ten days to promulgate the bill.
Even though during the first reading the bill just barely passed, as only four of the five government coalition parties support the bill, this time the bill passed with relatively strong majority - 62 MPs for, and 22 MPs against.
Four MPs from the Union of Greens and Farmers did not participate in ...
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