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Anouchka van Miltenburg, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the States General, adresses the special joint meeting of the States-General
Anouchka van Miltenburg, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the States General, adresses the special joint meeting of the States-General

The theme of the meeting in the Hall of Knights was the significance of both chambers for the Dutch democracy and society and the challenges for the future. Both the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives addressed the joint meeting. Apart from the members of both chambers and the Cabinet, also His Majesty king Willem Alexander and many invited guests were in attendance.