Dutch Members of Parliament to Parliamentary Assembly NATO13 October 2011
From Friday 7 till Monday 10 October a delegation of Dutch Members of Parliament took part in the annual meeting of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Bucharest, Romania.
Temporary committee on ‘Lessons from recent labour migration’ presents research report3 October 2011
On Thursday 29 September, the President of the House, ms Gerdi Verbeet, received the research report of the temporary committee on ‘Lessons from recent labour migration’.
Model European Parliament in House of Representatives21 September 2011
On Thursday 22 and Friday 23 September, the Dutch House of Representatives will host the so-called Model European Parliament. Teenagers will simulate a debate of the European Parliament. The President of the House, ms Gerdi Verbeet, will deliver the opening speech.
Prince's Day 201116 September 2011
On Tuesday 20 September at 3 pm, the minister of Finance, mr. De Jager, will present the famous “Third-Tuesday-of-September”-briefcase.
President of the House sent condolences to President of the Norwegian parliament28 July 2011
On Tuesday 26 July, the President of the House Ms. Gerdi Verbeet sent her condolences to the President of the Norwegian parliament, Mr. Dag Terje Andersen. On behalf of all the MPs she sent her condolences and support to the government and the people of Norway.
Debate with Dutch minister of Finance about the financial situation in Greece21 July 2011
On Thursday 21 July, the committee of Finance and European Affairs will meet with the Dutch minister of Finance Mr. De Jager.
Members of Dutch Parliament to OSCE meeting in Belgrade5 July 2011
From Wednesday 6 until Sunday 10 July, a delegation of Members of the Dutch Parliament will take part in the annual meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE. This year, the meeting will take place in the Serbian capital of Belgrade.
Dutch Senate and House of Representatives receive Mahmoud Abbas28 June 2011
On Thursday 30 June, the Presidents of the Dutch Senate and the House of Representatives will receive the President of the Palestine authority, mr Mahmoud Abbas.
Dutch Veterans’ day28 June 2011
On Saturday 25 June 2011, The Netherlands celebrated Veterans’day. The celibrations include a manifestation on the Malieveld in The Hague, a presentation of medals on the Inner Court and a parade. The President of the House of Representatives, ms Gerdi Verbeet, and members of the committee of Defence were present.
House of Representatives received Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks21 June 2011
On Thursday 16 June, the Chief Rabbi of the Commonwealth, Lord Sacks, visited the House of Representatives.