National Legislative Assembly

National Legislative Assembly

The National Legislative Assembly exercises the following functions:

  • Overseeing the performance of the National Government institutions.
  • Approving plans, programmes and policies of the National Government.
  • Approving budgets.
  • Ratifying international treaties, conventions and agreements.
  • Adopting resolutions on matters of public concern.
  • Summoning Ministers to answer questions of members of the Assembly on matters related to their ministries.
  • Interrogating Ministers about their performance or the performance of their ministries.
  • Approving appointments as required by the Transitional Constitution or the law.
  • Casting a vote of no confidence against the Vice President and any Minister.