20 July 2024,   17:54
Anri Okhanashvili will presumably be the chairman of the Legal Issues Committee

At the Bureau sitting, the withdrawal of a member of the Parliamentary Majority, Gedevan Popkhadze from the legal committee will be officially signed. The decision on Popkhadze was received by the members of "Georgian Dream".The chairman of the Human Rights and Civil Integration Committee, Sopho Kiladze explains the recall of Popkhadze and says that the decision was made by the team after Gedevan Popkhadze was elected as the first deputy chairman of the Legal Issues Committee on the background of procedural violations. Kiladze also says that appointment of Popkhadze was not agreed with the team and Eka Beselia decided it independently.
According to Kiladze, Davit Matikashvili, member of the ruling team will fulfill the duties of the committee chairman. He is deputy chairman of the Legal Committee.As for the position of the chair, the information is spread that Anri Okhanashvili will take the position of the Chairman of the Legal Issues Committee.
The decision to withdraw Gedevan Popkhadze from the Legal Committee was made at the special meeting held at the Georgian Dream"s main office today, which was attended by Bidzina Ivanishvili.
Gedevan Popkhadze, a member of Eka Beselia"s team and main supporter of Beselia, was withdrawn from the Legal Issues Committee.After the withdrawal of Gedevan Popkhadze, there will be two vacant positions in the Legal Issues Committee. According to the decision of the Parliament, the committee will be joined by the chairman of the faction "Georgian Dream" Mamuka Mdinaradze and Goga Gulordava.