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Carwyn Jones Life story
Carwyn Howell Jones is a Welsh politician who served as First Minister of Wales and Leader of Welsh Labour from 2009 to 2018. He served as Counsel General for Wales from 2007 to 2009. Jones served as the Member of the Senedd for Bridgend from 1999 to 2021.
AMs back to rename the Welsh Assembly to Senedd Cymru and Welsh Parliament
AMs have voted to change the name of the National Assembly for Wales
- Chairman Elin Jones said she was disappointed with the result.
a total of 43 AMs supported Mr Jones' changes to the Senedd and elections bill, with 13.
A voice to secure a Welsh-only the name was struck out of 38 AMs, with 16 votes against And One abstention.
AMs also reiterated their support for votes for 16-and 17-year-olds in The Assembly elections.
A British EU against the exit party-bid-supports passed by some Conservative AMs to scrap the plans, with 11 votes for and 45.
According to The Bill , the new name will come into force in may 2020 with changes to the voting age, to be realized in the next Assembly elections in the year 2021.
"What is the better application for such an inclusive word as the official name of our national-democratic and representative institution. "
Sian Gwenllian , Plaid AM for Arfon, highlighted common Welsh words already far in Welsh, English, say: "Let's cwtch up today, let's not twp, together, let's say, there is known a Parliament for Wales, as the Senedd . "Sian Gwenllian : "Let's cwtch up today, don't let us twp"
"Perhaps in the coming years, the Senedd is very often, in fact," the Labour politician.
He said, a bilingual name, both the wonderful worlds in which we live would celebrate "in the English-speaking world, and the Welsh-speaking world - this combination makes Wales an extraordinary place".Carwyn Jones called for a brief Pause in the conversation after one of his amendments, the renaming of AMs members in the Senedd Cymru - failed Senedd ? to call
Both were elected. Mr. Jones' amendment is not passed with 25 votes in favour, 26 against and four abstentions.David Melding of the Conservatives supported Carwyn Jones ' proposals analysis of Felicity Evans, BBC Wales political editor
The Other questions were many and varied, everything from votes at 16 (which has a lot of attention already), the voting rights for foreign nationals resident in Wales (the not yet).
But it is worth to remember That EU citizens already eligible Welsh Assembly elections.
But this was only Phase two of the legislative progress. After a mammoth night, there are still some ways out.foreigners The Right to vote in Wales
Mr merger criticized, such as the "big change" was introduced to "piggyback" on an Assembly Commission. Mark Reckless said it was "impossible to avoid the conclusion That it is for the narrow party-political reasons".
the AMs also agreed to take measures to prevent members of the Council, The Assembly members, and disqualifying registered sex offenders from admission to the institution.
"I am deeply uncomfortable by this imbalance," she tweeted.
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Source of news: bbc.com