Consultation on parliamentary equality reform extended

The Government has announced that it has upheld the Opposition’s demand for a longer consultation period on parliamentary reform equality.

In a statement it announced that the consultation process has been extended by 18 days.

The consultation focuses on increasing gender equality within the Maltese Parliament, with the announcement of increasing the quota of up to 40% more women MPs in the 2022 election.

The deadline for submissions to the consultation are up until Saturday 8th June.

The consultation document can be accessed here.