President Sirleaf Signs Proclamation Extending Legislature Regular Session

Friday, 3rd August 2007
Monrovia, Liberia - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has signed into law a proclamation extending the Regular Session of the 52nd Session of the National Legislature from August 1 – 31, 2007.

The proclamation, according to an Executive Mansion release, is intended to afford the National Legislature the opportunity to complete the unfinished business of the present regular Session.

Both houses of the National Legislature, signed a certificate to extend their stay in session by one month.

Under the law, the National Legislature is closed from its Regular Session for recess on the first Friday of July of every year for an Annual Agriculture break. The one month extension will now allow the legislature to take its break at the end August.