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OBSERVER PARLIAMENT

AIPA STATUTE

Article 8

OBSERVER AND GUEST

“Observer” means any Parliament other than a Member Parliament who is conferred a formal status of an Observer by a letter of accreditation by the General Assembly and shall be a national or regional parliament of a state or states having diplomatic recognition from all ASEAN Member States.

The dialogue between observer delegations and the AIPA may be included in the business of the General Assembly.

Observer delegations shall be permitted to attend and make statements at the first plenary session of the General Assembly.

Statements by observers shall be confined to matters of mutual concern and common interest.

The dialogue between observer and AIPA shall be recorded.

Parliament of Australia

The National Assembly of The Republic of Belarus

Parliament of Canada

The National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China

European Parliament

Parliament of India

National Diet of Japan

New Zealand Parliament

National Parliament of Papua New Guinea

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Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

The National Assembly of the Republic of Korea

Parliament of

Timor Leste