Bukola Saraki shares full list of the 200 bills the Senate has passed since 2015

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Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki says that as of March 29, 2018, 33 months after its inauguration, the 8th Senate had passed a total of 200 bills including Senate Bills, concorrence bills and constitution amendment bills.   From its inauguration on June 9, 2015 the 8th senate had surpassed the 7th, 6th and 5th Senate in the number of bills passed. While the 7th senate passed only 128 bills in four years, the 6th passed 82 and the 5th senate passed 129 bills. Saraki took to his twitter handle @BukolaSaraki to make the announcemnet and to congratulate his colleagues for a job well done expressing optimism that in the 15 months that were left, the senate would pass more bills that will affect the lives of Nigerians.  As of today, the Senate has passed 201 Bills. We still have 15 months to go, yet, we have reached this milestone.I would like to thank my Distinguished Colleagues for their hard work and cooperation over the last 33 months.See the full list here: https://t.co/kKIXQYrseb pic.twitter.com/FDXmWSodbM— Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) March 29, 2018Below is the full list of the bills passed by the senate.SENATE BILLS PASSED SINCE JUNE 9TH 2015National Railway Corporation Act 1955 N129 LFN 2004 (Repeal & Re-enactment Bill 2015Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act CAP B2 LFN 2011 (Repeal and Re-enactment) 2015National Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment (est,etc) Bill 2015Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (est., etc) Bill 2015Electronic Transaction Bill 2015Agriculture Credit Guarantee Scheme Act (Amendment) Bill 2015Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme (Est,etc) Bill, 2015Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Bill 2015National Poverty Eradication Commission (Est,etc)Bill 2015North East Development Commission (NEDC) (Est,etc) Bill 2015Erosion Control and Prevention Commission (Est, etc) Bill, 2015Counterfeit and Fake Drugs and Unwholesome Processed Foods (Miscellaneous provision) Amendment Bill 2015Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effuru (Est, etc) Bill 2015Food Security Bill 2015Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015Environmental Managers Registration Council of Nigeria (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015Nigeria Football Federation (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015National Sports Commission (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Bill 2015Witness Protection Programme Bill 2015Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2015Defence Space Agency (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Abuja (Amendment) Bill 2015Air Force Institute of Technology (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015Credit Bureau Reporting Bill 20152015 Appropriation Act (Amendment) Bill 20152016 Appropriation BillFederal Roads Authority (Establishment, etc) Bill 2016National Assembly Budget and Research Office (Establishment, etc) Bill 2016Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Bill 2016Federal Capital Territory Statutory Appropriation Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun Bill 2016National Lottery Act 2005 (Amendment) Bill 2016Electoral Act 6 2010 (Amendment) Bill 2016Public Procurement Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Petroleum Industry Governance Bill 2016National Inland Waterways Act Cap N47 LFN 2004 (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill 2016Nigerian Ports and Harbours Authority Act (Amendment) Bill 2016JAMB Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Nigerian Customs Service Bill 2016 and Nigerian Customs Service Act (Repeal and Re-enacment) Bill 2016Warehouse Receipts Bill 2016Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Bill 2016Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Educational Institution Bill 2016Federal University of Wukari (Establishment, etc) Bill 2016Maritime University of Nigeria, Okerenkoko (Establishment, etc) Bill 20162016 FCT Appropriation BillAppropriation Bill, 2017Nigerian Peace Corps (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015 and the National Unity and Peace Corps (Establishment, etc) Bill 2015National Open University of Nigeria Act (Amendment) Bill 2017Federal University of Maritime Studies, Oron Bill, 2017National Institute for Legislative Studies Act (Amendment) Bill 2017National Research and Innovation (Est, etc.) Bill, 2017Compulsory, Free Universal Basic Education Act 2004 (Amendment) Bill 2016 and Universal Basic Education Act 2003 (Amendment) Bill 2016Nigeria Financial Intelligence Agency (Est, Etc.) Bill, 2017Institute of Chartered Biochemist and Molecular Biologist Bill, 2016Whistle Blowers Protection Bill 2015Abduction, wrongful restraints and wrongful confinement for ransom bill 2017Prohibition and Protection of persons from lynching, mob action and Extra Judicial Executions Bill, 2017Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation Act (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill 2017Hydroelectric Power Producing Area Development Commission (Amendment) Bill 2015Chartered Institute of Entrepreneurs (est., etc.) Bill 2015Chartered Institute of Capital Market Registrars Bill 2017Presidential Inauguration Bill 2016National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (Establishment, etc) Bill 2016FCT Statutory Appropriation Bill 2017Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2017Federal University of Agriculture Kaaba (Establishment, etc) Bill 2016Federal Colleges of Education Act (Amendment) Bill 2017Niger Delta Development Commission (Amendment) Bill 2017Nigeria Arabic Language Village, Ngala (Establishment, etc.) Bill, 2017Nigeria French Language Village, Badagry (est., etc.) Bill, 2017Demutualization Bill, 2017The Revised Edition (Laws of the Federation of Nigeria) Bill, 20182017 FCT Appropriation Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018Arbitration and Conciliation act cap A18 LFN 2004(Repeal and re-enactment) Bill 2018Emergency Powers (Repeal and re-enactment) Bill, 2018Federal University Gashua (establishment, etc.) Bill, 2018 (SB459)National Transport Commission (Est., etc.) Bill, 2018 (SB. 242)Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2018 (SB. 216)River Basin Development Act CAP R9 LFN 2004 (Amendment) Bill, 2018 (SB. 358)National Centre for Disease Control Prevention (Establishment, etc) Bill, 2018 (SB. 256)CONCURRENCE BILLS PASSED BY THE SENATE SINCE JUNE 9TH 2015Environmental Health Officers (Registration, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun Bill, 2016National Judicial Institute Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Prevention of Crimes Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Water Resources Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Endangered Species (Control of International Trade and Traffic) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Agricultural and Rural Management Training (Amendment) Bill 2016Telecommunications and Postal Offences Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Treaty to Establish African Economic Community Relating to the Pan-African Parliament (Accession and Jurisdiction) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Utilities Charges Commission Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Petroleum Training Institute Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Quantity Surveyors (Registration, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Bees (Import Control and Management) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Advertising Practitioners (Registrations, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016World Meteorological Organization (Protection) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Currency Conversion (Freezing Orders) (Amendment) Bill 2016Builders (Registration, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Town Planners (Registration, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016University of Abuja Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Corrupt Practice and other Related Offences Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Development Agency (Amendment) Bill 2016National Agricultural Land Development Authority Act (Amendment) Bill 2016Produce (Enforcement of Export Standards) (Amendment) Bill 2016National Crop Varieties and Livestock Breeds (Registration etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill 2016National Archives Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Value Added Tax Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Advance Fee Fraud and Other Fraud Related Offences Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Chartered Institute of Human Capital Development of Nigeria Bill 2016Dangerous Drugs Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management of Nigeria Bill 2016Veterinary Surgeons Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Federal Capital Territory Civil Service Commission Bill 2016Chartered Institute of Public Management Bill 2016Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (Establishment) Bill 2016Oaths Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Institute of Local Government and Public Administration Bill 2016Chartered Institute of Project Management of Nigeria (Establishment) Bill 2016Nigerian Council for Social Work (Establishment, etc.) Bill 2016Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Mortgage Institutions Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016National Film and Video Censors Board Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Official Secrets Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Federal Capital Territory Districts Courts Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Pensions Rights of Judges Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Anti-Torture Bill, 2016Federal Capital Territory Hospitals Management Board (Establishment, etc.) Bill, 2016National Child Protection and Enforcement 2016Police Procurement Fund Bill, 2016Federal Capital Territory Water Board Bill 2016Senior Citizen Centre Bill, 2016Animal Health and Husbandry Technologist (Registration, etc.) Bill 2016Compulsory Treatment and Care of Victims of Gunshots, Bill 2016Corporate Manslaughter Bill 2016Railway Loan (International Bank) (Amendment) Bill, 2016Legislative Houses (Powers and Privileges) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016Chartered Institute of Export and Commodity Brokers of Nigeria Bill, 2017Avoidance of Double Taxation Between the Federal Republic of Nigerian and the Kingdom of Spain Bill, 2017Avoidance of Double Taxation Between the Federal Republic of Nigerian and the Republic of South Korea Bill, 2017National Postgraduate College of Medicine Laboratory Science Bill, 2017Avoidance of Double Taxation Between the Federal Republic of Nigerian and the Kingdom of Sweden Bill, 2017National intelligence Agency Pension Bill 2017Nigeria Academy of Science (establishment etc.)Chartered Institute of Treasury Management (Est, Etc.) Bill 2017Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology Science (Est, Etc.) Bill 2017Franchise BillFederal College of Dental Technology and Therapy Bill, 2017 (HB1,018)Federal Capital Territory Transport Authority (Establishment) Bill HB. 91Nigerian Automotive Industry Development Plan (Fiscal Incentives Assurances and Guarantees) Bill, 2017 HB. 896Chartered Institute of Customer Relationship Management Bill, 2017 HB. 69Dishonoured Cheques (Offences) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2017Vigilante Group of Nigeria (Est., etc.) Bill, 2017 HB718Subsidiary Legislation (Legislative Scrutiny) Bill, 2017 HB13Courts and Tribunal Fines and Financial Penalties Bill, 2017 HB 642Radiographers (Registration, etc.) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2017 HB 676Medical Residency Training Bill, 2017 (HB.982)National Road Funds (Est, etc.) Bill, 2018National Climate Change Bill (HB1020)National Agricultural Seeds Council Bill, 2018 (HB. 472)Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport of Nigeria Bill, 2018 (HB. 973)National Security Agencies Protection of Officers Identity Bill, 2018 (HB. 830)Institute of Environmental Practitioners of Nigeria (HB. 1022)National Biotechnology Development Agency (Est., etc.) Bill, (HB. 33)Nigeria Aeronautical Search and Rescue Bill, 2018 (HB. 139)Federal Audit Service Commission Bill (HB. 107)Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (est., etc.) Bill, 2018 (HB 364 & 656)Digital rights and freedom bill, 2018(HB490)Energy Commission Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018(HB72 & 446)CONSTITUTIONAL ALTERATION BILLS PASSEDAlteration of the Constitution to provide for time passage of laws (assent)Alteration of the Constitution to provide for funding of the State Houses of Assembly directly from the Consolidated Revenue Fund.Alteration of the Constitution to include former heads of the NASS in the council of state.Alteration of the Constitution to reduce the period within which the President or Governor may authorise withdrawal from the CRF in absence of an appropriation act from 6 to 3 months.Alteration of the Constitution to provide for immunity of legislature in respect of words spoken or written at plenary…Alteration of the Constitution to abrogate the State Joint Local Govt Accounts and empower each local govt council to maintain its own special account.Alteration of the Constitution to strengthen local govt administration in NigeriaAlteration of the Constitution to provide the INEC with sufficient time to conduct bye-elections and grounds for de-registration of political parties.Alteration of the Constitution to delete the public complaints commission Act from the constitution.Alteration of the Constitution to delete the National Securities Agencies Act from the constitution.Alteration of the Constitution to delete the National Youth Service Decree from the Constitution.Alteration of the Constitution to delete state independent electoral commission from the constitution.Alteration of the Constitution to specify the period within which the President or Governor shall present the Appropriation Bill before NASS or SHAAlteration of the Constitution to reduce the age for the qualification for the offices of president, house of reps and state house of assembly.Alteration of the Constitution to reflect the establishment of the ISA in the constitution.Alteration of the Constitution to remove law making powers from the Executive Arm of Govt.Alteration of the Constitution to provide for the procedure for passing a constitution alteration bill, where the president withholds assent.Alteration of the Constitution to reflect the establishment and core functions of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.Alteration of the Constitution to provide time for the determination of pre-election matters.Alteration of the Constitution to further strengthen the judiciary for speedy dispensation of justice.Alteration of the Constitution to establish the AGF and separate the office from that of the minister for justice (likewise in the states).Alteration of the Constitution to establish the office of the accountant general of the federal govt separate from the office of the accountant general of the federationAlteration of the Constitution to make the office of the auditor general of the federation and states financially independent by placing them on the CRF (states).Alteration of the Constitution to disqualify a person sworn-in as president or governor to complete the term of the elected person from being elected to the same office for more than a single term.Alteration of the Constitution to change the name of the police from the Nigerian Police Force to the Nigerian PoliceAlteration of the Constitution to provide for independent candidature in elections.Alteration of the Constitution to provide for a change in the names of some local govt councils.Alteration of the Constitution to provide for the appointment of a minister from the FCT to ensure FCT is represented in the FEC.Alteration of the Constitution to require the President and Governor to submit names of nominated ministers or commissioners within 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