COUNTERPROPOSAL:The new draft bill is in response to similar bills put forward by the DPP, which the KMT blocked, saying they had been tailor-made for certain parties
Date: Feb 26, 2016
By: Stacy Hsu / Staff reporter
The Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) caucus is today expected to put forward its own version of a draft bill on the regulation of political parties’ assets as a counterproposal to similar bills proposed by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus, which the KMT said clearly target certain parties.
The KMT caucus yesterday held a meeting at the Taipei-based National Policy Foundation, a KMT think tank, in response to the DPP caucus’ planned second attempt to send its draft bills aimed at dealing with ill-gotten party assets to legislative committees for review today. [FULL STORY]