The maternal and child welfare bill is expected to become a new weapon for the Indonesian government to tackle stunting problems.
The maternal and child welfare bill also proposes maternity leave to be extended to up to six months.
The law contains 152 articles that regulate the prevention, eradication, and handling of sexual violence as well as the protection of and rehabilitation for victims of sexual violence.
House Approves New Members of Central Information Commission
During a plenary meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, present members of the House approved the seven individuals to be the new KIP commissioners.
Vice chairperson of Commission I of the House Abdul Kharis said the commission carried out fit and proper test for 21 candidates on March 28-29, and upon the test, the seven individuals were selected.
The seven new KIP commissioners are Arya Sandhiyudha, Donny Yoesgiantoro, Handoko Agung Saputro, Rospita Vici Paulyn, and Syawaludin from public element as well as Gede Narayana and Samrotunnajah Ismail from government element.
Commission I also approved three reserve members: Nani Nurani Muksin and Endra Mayendra from the public and Netty Herawaty from the government.