Senators approve an amendment to the Law on Political Parties, bringing banned members one step closer to the political arena.
Senators ask for more prisons in order to reduce overcrowding in jails.
The NA elects 2 senators from the Funcinpec party to fill in the new 62-seat Senate.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday confirmed that the election of senators and the national election will go ahead as planned and without any changes.
A total of 56 diplomatic passports being used by former opposition party’s lawmakers and senators were revoked.