Meechai coy on cutting drafting time

Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) chairman Meechai Ruchupan says he doesn't know yet if he can move a little faster on organic laws needed before an election can be organised. (Bangkok Post file photo)

The Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) may or may not be able to shorten the time frame for drafting the organic laws required before the new general election can be scheduled, CDC chairman Meechai Ruchupan said Tuesday.

He was responding to questions regarding any possible changes to the so-called roadmap to the new election.

The CDC now intends to complete the drafting of the first eight out 10 organic laws before eight months as it remains uncertain how long it will take to get the drafting of the other two organic laws done, he said.

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