Senator Yuri Latortue does not intend to leave parliament on the 2nd Monday of January 2020
Gonaives, Friday, December 6, 2019. (WWW.ZONE509.COM) – The Senator of Artobonite Yuri Latortue says that his term will not come to an end on the second Monday of January 2020. Indeed, even after this date, the Coordinator Party "Ayiti An Aksyon (Haiti in Action) will not leave the Senate. Although the Senate must be renewed every two years according to the 1987 constitution, the President of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Committee of the Senate, told the Haiti Debate on Scoop FM, that his term will not end until the second Monday of his 6th year in the Senate.
Yuri Latortue relies on Article 50. 3 of the 2015 electoral law, which he says, determines the duration of his term. On the other side, the parliamentarian confirms his presence in the official meeting scheduled for Friday. December 06, between the US Under Secretary of State David Hale and political actors to seek a solution to the crisis that the country is going through.