NLA vice president assures no problem with election timeframe

National Legislative Assembly vice president Surachai Liangboonleertchai gave assurance on Wednesday that all the ten charter-related organic laws would be completed within the timeframes specified by the Constitution.

He also said that he didn’t think there would be any problem regarding a problem in the election law that an election must be held within 150 days or in November next year as of the date of the announcement to be made by the government tentatively next June regarding the election.

He noted that Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha had made clear about when the election would be held and expected all the parties concerned with the election process would understand and make sure that they strictly adhere to the set timeframes.

Regarding the selection of election commissioners, Mr Surachai said he was confident that the selection committee which includes NLA president Pornpetch Vichitcholachai was well qualified to do its job to the satisfaction and recognition of the public.