Abuja - Senate has commenced the process of amending the Code of Conduct Act as the National Assembly resumed plenary after the Easter recess.
The proposed legislation, entitled: "Code of Conduct Act CAP C15 LFN 2004 (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (SB 248)", scaled the crucial first reading seamlessly in the upper chamber on Tuesday.
Another Bill that scaled first reading is the Administration of Criminal Justice Act 2015 (Amendment) Bill 2016 (SB249).
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Senator Isah Hamma Misau (Bauchi Central) sponsored the amendment bill.
The Senate President is currently being tried at the Code of Conduct for false asset declaration.
- News 24