At the sitting of RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Economic Affairs held on April 7, the first reading of the draft law “On Annuling RA Law “On Investment Project of Processing Industrial Dumps Having Accumulated and Still Accumulating As Result of Activities Zangezour Copper and Molybdenum Combine CJSC in Voghji, Pkhrout and Artsvanik Tailing Dumps.”
According to the author of the draft law, RA NA Deputy Mary Galstyan, "Alyotig" LLC was supposed to process the dumps according to the current law, but the company did not implement any program. She expressed an opinion that the waste recycling should not be done by law.
The government's position on the issue has been positive. However, in order to clarify some issues, Mary Galstyan suggested postponing the voting on the bill for a two-month period.
17:10 April 08, 2020