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Upcoming political events as envisaged by government and ruling parties

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(Yomiuri: February 13, 2016 – p. 4)


February 16

Acceptance of Lower House member Kensuke Miyazaki’s resignation at House of Representatives plenary session

End of February

Passage by Lower House of FY2016 budget bill

End of March

Passage of FY2016 budget


Full-scale deliberations on TPP ratification and related bills

April 24

Possibility of simultaneous by-elections for


Hokkaido Electoral District No. 5 and Kyoto Electoral District No. 3

May 26 – 27

G7 Summit (Ise-Shima Summit)

June 1

End of ordinary Diet session

June 5

Okinawa Prefectural Assembly election


House of Councillors election

  • Ambassador
  • G7 Summit
  • Ukraine