The eighth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA)
will open on October 21 and close on November 27, deputy head of the NA Office
Nguyen Manh Hung told a press conference in Hanoi on October 18.
NA Secretary General Nguyen Hanh Phuc speaks at the
Hung said the legislature will spend 17 days on making
lawsand the rest on deciding socio-economic affairs, State budget, supervision
andother important issues, including question-and-answer sessions.
Lawmakers are due to adopt the revised Labour Code,
theamended Securities Law, the Library Law, the Law on Military Reserve Force,
theamended Law on Self-Defence Forces, the Law on Immigration of
Vietnamesecitizens, the law on amendments and supplements to several articles of
the Lawon Organisation of the Government and the Law on Local
AdministrationOrganisation, and the law on amendments and supplements to several
articles ofthe Law on Cadres and Civil Servants and the Law on Public Employees.
They will also adopt a resolution on dealing with tax
debtsby insolvent taxpayers, and other resolutions.
Opinions will be given on the law on amendments
andsupplements to several articles of the Law on Promulgation of Legal
Documents, therevised Youth Law, the Law on Public-Private Partnerships, the Law
on Dialogueand Reconciliation, the Law on amendments and supplements to several
articlesof the Law on Judicial Expertise, the amended Investment Law and
Legislators are scheduled to consider reports onsocio-economic
performance and State budget 2019, plan for socio-economicdevelopment, State
budget estimate and allocation for 2020 for Ha Tinh, QuangBinh and Tra Vinh
provinces and Irish government’s non-refundable aid for especiallypoor provinces
under the Programme 135, a feasibility report for the first stage ofLong Thanh
international airport, a comprehensive plan on socio-economicdevelopment for
ethnic minority and mountainous regions, among others.
They will also mull over working reports by the Chief
Justiceof the Supreme People’s Court and the Prosecutor General of the
SupremePeople’s Procuracy, and those by the Government on the fight against
crimes andlegal violations, execution of sentences, and corruption during 2019.
The NA will listen to the Vietnam Fatherland Front
CentralCommittee’s report on public feedback collection.
The NA Standing Committee will report the supervision
overdealing with voters’ suggestions sent to the seventh session while the
Governmentwill report external activities of the State for 2019.
The legislature will also decide on the personnel work
andadopt the resolution of the session.
At the press conference, NA Secretary General Nguyen
HanhPhuc also answered questions on issues of concern./.