The National Assembly of 8th convocation holds the first session today. The Civil Contract Party has 107 representatives in the 107-seat parliament, Armenia Alliance and I Have the Honor Alliance are represented by 29 and 7 MPs, respectively.
President Armen Sarkissian and His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholiocs of All Armenians, participate in the first sitting.
The MPs are expected to elect the President and Vice-Presient of the National Assembly.
The Standing Committees will be formed, their chairs will be elected.
At the suggestion of the Government, the lawmakers will discuss the proposed changes to the structure of the Government