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Sunday, August 25, 2019
Tags: Ha Hung Cuong
NA Standing Committee prepares for last session of 13th Legislature NA Standing Committee prepares for last session of 13th Legislature
Preparations for the upcoming 11th meeting of the XIIIth National Assembly (NA) were among the key tasks of the NA Standing Committee, said NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung at the Committee’s 45th session that opened in Hanoi on February 17.
Timely issuance of implementing regulations is imperative: Minister of Justice Timely issuance of implementing regulations is imperative: Minister of Justice
Under a National Assembly resolution adopted in 2014, the Ministry of Justice was tasked to ensure the implementation of the 2013 Constitution, enhance its role in improving the quality of legal documents and draft a new Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents. Vietnam Law & Legal Forum talks with Minister of Justice Ha Hung Cuong about the results achieved after nearly two years of implementing the Resolution.
Lawmakers propose improvement of law on access to information Lawmakers propose improvement of law on access to information
The Law on Access to Information must regulate what information can be accessed and what information may not be accessed, otherwise, it would not meet people’s requirements on access to information, National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung said at the 44th session of the NA Standing Committee that convened on January 14 in Hanoi.
Ministry reports delays in issuing implementing regulations Ministry reports delays in issuing implementing regulations
Delays in the issuance of implementing regulations remain a challenge for lawmakers this year as no signs of documents to implement new laws effective early this year can be seen.
Revised Penal Code restricts death penalty increases non-jail sentences Revised Penal Code restricts death penalty, increases non-jail sentences
The 1999 Penal Code would be revised in a way that it can better facilitate the full implementation of human rights and citizens rights enshrined in the 2013 Constitution.
Vietnams draft Civil Code: 10 debatable issues Vietnam’s draft Civil Code: 10 debatable issues
A public consultation on the draft revision of the 2005 Civil Code has been launched to collect opinions of people from all walks of life, inside and outside the country.
New Constitution lays a firm legal foundation for judicial reform New Constitution lays a firm legal foundation for judicial reform
Since early 21st century, along with the establishment of the principle “the state powers shall be unified and delegated to state agencies which must cooperate with one another in the exercise of the legislative, executive and judicial powers” in the 1992 Constitution (as amended and supplemented in 2001), the judicial reforms have been undertaken
NA passes law on entry exit transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam NA passes law on entry, exit, transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam
During its month-long 7th session opened on May 20, the National Assembly (NA) passed the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam.
Law Day launched in Hanoi Law Day launched in Hanoi
Draft law deals with same-sex marriage and surrogacy Draft law deals with same-sex marriage and surrogacy

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