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Official Gazette

Sunday, May 22, 2022
Law Revising the 2015 Statistics Law Law Revising the 2015 Statistics Law
The Law Amending a Number of Articles of, and Replacing the Appendix on the List of National Statistical Indicators to, the Statistics Law (the Revised Law) was passed last November and came into force on January 1 this year.
Regimes for female employees and assurance of gender equality under the Labor Code Regimes for female employees and assurance of gender equality under the Labor Code
The Labor Code was passed in November 2019 and came into force from the beginning of 2021. The Code devotes a separate chapter, Chapter X, to providing regulations on female employees and assurance of gender equality.
Compensation for environmental damage under the Law on Environmental Protection Compensation for environmental damage under the Law on Environmental Protection
Effective on January 1 this year, the 2020 Law on Environmental Protection (the Law) has new provisions on compensation for environmental damage as compared to the 2014 version. Such provisions are introduced in Section 2, Chapter X of the Law, from Articles 130 thru 135.
Environmental license under Law on Environmental Protection Environmental license under Law on Environmental Protection
The 2020 Law on Environmental Protection, which will come into force from the beginning of next year, has a significant change concerning environmental license. Accordingly, environmental license combines the contents of the individual environmental permit provided in the current regulations and will be used as a substitute for such permit.
New Law on Environmental Protection New Law on Environmental Protection
The 2020 Law on Environmental Protection (the Law) regulates environmental protection activities; and rights, obligations and responsibilities of agencies, organizations, residential communities, households and individuals in these activities.
Revised Law on Handling of Administrative Violations Revised Law on Handling of Administrative Violations
Law 67/2020/QH14 Revising a Number of Articles of the Law on Handling of Administrative Violations aims at improving mechanisms, policies, order and procedures in the legislation on handling of administrative violations and removing limitations of the current law on handling of administrative violations to ensure effectiveness and efficiency of law implementation in reality.
Law on International Agreements Law on International Agreements
From July 1, 2021, the new Law on International Agreements supersedes the 2007 Ordinance on Conclusion and Implementation of International Agreements.
Revised Law on Organization of the National Assembly Revised Law on Organization of the National Assembly
The Law Revising a Number of Articles of the 2014 Law on Organization of the National Assembly (the Revised Law) was passed in June 2020 and took effect in January this year.
Revised Law on Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS Revised Law on Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS
Making amendments to the 2006 Law on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control, the Revised Law aims to create a favorable legal framework for HIV/AIDS prevention and control activities, thus helping reduce the number of new HIV infections to under 1,000 and the number of AIDS-related deaths to below one per 100,000 people.
Law on Residence Law on Residence
The 2020 Law on Residence provides the exercise of the right to freedom of residence of Vietnamese citizens in Vietnam’s territory and residence registration and management.

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