UEC chairperson Tin Aye confirmed that parliament missed the deadline to change to proportional representation.
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Twenty-six MPs petition the tribunal to opine on whether a Proportional Representation electoral system would be in accordance with the Constitution.
Burma’s amyothar hluttaw approves by a majority vote the adoption of proportional representation for all future elections at a Union level, and for all states and divisions.
The lower house of parliament decides to continue using the “first-past-the-post” (FPTP) voting system in future elections.