New National Assembly Needs to Embrace Reform

Kim Sung Joo
May 2004
Korea Focus;May/Jun2004, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p23
Calls for the reform of the National Assembly in South Korea. Initiation of a recall system; Restrictions on assembly members' right to be exempt from arrest for criminal charges; Call for legislators accused of committing irregularities to be denied any special privileges and for legislation to be enacted that would require political parties or politicians that accept illegal political funds to turn over their ill-gotten gains to the state coffers; Ways to achieve political reform.


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