The President noted that in accordance with the Constitution of Kazakhstan fifteen deputies of the Senate (the upper chamber of the Parliament) are appointed by the President.
“Since previous deputies have served their full term in office, I have invited you to announce that you've been appointed as the deputies of the upper house of the Parliament. I believe you are the most deserving candidates with extensive experience that can be used in the parliamentary work,” stressed the President.
President Nazarbayev also emphasized the importance of the new appointment that needs careful examination of all bills submitted to the chamber, ability to maintain constructive discussion and protect interests of the country.
The newly designated senators thanked the President for trust and assured they would play an active role in the lawmaking activity of the chamber in order to improve the life of Kazakhstan’s citizens.