Nazarbayev Wants To Share Power With Kazakh Parliament

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Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev ordered to create a special commission which will consider redistribution of powers between the president, parliament and the government, RIA Novosti reported on December 15.

“It is time to consider the redistribution of powers between the president, government and parliament. A special commission should examine these questions,” Nazarbayev said at the ceremonial meeting on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s independence.

According to the president, “the commission should examine these issues and to make proposals to amend corresponding laws and possibly the constitution.

Meanwhile he noted that Kazakhstan has and will have presidential system.