With 166 votes “for” against 132 “against” The bill of the Ministry of Education was voted on by the Authority “Introduction to higher education, protection of academic freedom, upgrading of the academic environment and other provisions” during the roll call vote provoked by SYRIZA, KINAL and KKE.
After a three-day discussion of the bill in Plenary, The deputies of ND and the Hellenic Solution provided a positive vote, while the SYRIZA MPs, of KINAL, of the KKE and MERA 25 they voted against it.
The president and vice-president of the Hellenic Solution Kyriakos Velopoulos and Vassilios Viliardos, who are visiting Chios, abstained from the vote..
The draft law of the Ministry of Education was also voted by a majority on the articles, in its entirety as well as the amendments.
There are regulations in the bill that face problems of decades, others that serve the needs of the present and others that open horizons for the future, Kyriakos Mitsotakis stressed earlier, in his prologue in Parliament, in the discussion of the bill on higher education.
The Prime Minister stated that the draft law establishes a modern way for admission to universities and the choice of studies and upgrades higher education, while he pointed out that these are reforms in four clear directions.
For his part, Alexis Tsipras attributed hypocrisy to the Prime Minister regarding the violence in the universities.