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Official Gazette

Monday, May 10, 2021
Tags: lawmakers
Consultative conferences held to ensure democracy in elections Consultative conferences held to ensure democracy in elections
Consultative conferences have been held three times to select virtuous and talented candidates running for seats in the National Assembly in a democratic fashion and in line with existing regulations.
National Assemblys legal committee convenes 34th session National Assembly’s legal committee convenes 34th session
The National Assembly (NA)’s Committee on Legal Affairs virtually convened its 34th plenary session in Hanoi on March 16 under the chair of its Chairman Hoang Thanh Tung.
NA Standing Committees 54th session opens NA Standing Committee’s 54th session opens
The 54th session of the National Assembly Standing Committee opened in Hanoi on March 15.
NA Standing Committee convenes 53rd session NA Standing Committee convenes 53rd session
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan chaired the 53rd session of the 14th NA Standing Committee which opened in Hanoi on the afternoon of February 22.
Vietnams criminal procedure law on criminal cases involving foreigners: ambiguities and proposed solutions Vietnam’s criminal procedure law on criminal cases involving foreigners: ambiguities and proposed solutions
The principle of use of language in criminal proceedings is a fundamental one of Vietnam’s criminal procedure law. Accordingly, the language used in criminal proceedings is Vietnamese, both in writing and orally.
15th National Assembly expected to have 500 seats 15th National Assembly expected to have 500 seats
There will be a total of 500 seats in the 15th National Assembly at both central and local levels, according to a new resolution adopted by the NA Standing Committee.
Compatibility between Vietnams law and CITES regarding wildlife protection Compatibility between Vietnam’s law and CITES regarding wildlife protection
Vietnam became an official member of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 1994. Since then, the Convention’s provisions have been step by step incorporated into the country’s legal framework. This article assesses the compatibility between CITES provisions and two important laws concerning wildlife conservation and protection, the 2015 Penal Code and the 2017 Law on Forestry, and puts forth some recommendations for further improvement.
Vietnamese NA EP discuss EVFTA implementation Vietnamese NA, EP discuss EVFTA implementation
Representatives from the Vietnamese National Assembly and the European Parliament (EP) discussed the implementation of the European Union - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), during an online meeting on December 2.
National Assemblys 10th session concludes National Assembly’s 10th session concludes
The 10th session of the 14th National Assembly wrapped up in Hanoi on November 17, completing all the tasks set for the session, which were held in two phases, with the first held via videoconferencing from October 20 to 27 and the second in person from November 2 to 17.
One resolution one bill passed at NAs November 16 meeting One resolution, one bill passed at NA’s November 16 meeting
Legislators adopted a resolution on urban administration model in Ho Chi Minh City and the revised law on HIV/AIDS prevention and control on November 16 during the plenary session of the National Assembly’s 10th sitting.