Hanoi (VNA) – The National Assembly Standing
Committee opened its 36th session in Hanoi on August 12 under the chair of
NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
At the meeting (Photo: VNA)
The committee is scheduled to give feedback on five
draft laws, which are the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of
Articles of the Law on State Audit; the revised Securities Law, the revised
Labour Code, the Law on Reserve Force and the Library Law.
Participants will also consider a draft of a
resolution explaining several articles of the Planning Law, and conduct a
thematic supervision of the enforcement of policies and laws on the use and
management of State funds outside the State budget during the 2013 – 2018
period. A report on the outcomes of legislators’ supervision of legal
enforcement regarding fire prevention and control for the 2014 – 2018 period
will be tabled for discussion.
The committee will consider the implementation of
resolutions on thematic supervisions from the beginning of the tenure to the
end of 2018, and hold a question-and-answer session (slated for August 15).
On socio-economic affairs, the committee will offer
opinions on the supplementation of State budget estimate for Ha Tinh and
Quang Binh provinces, the NA’s draft resolution on the exemption of fees for
granting permit for mineral resources and water exploitation.
From August 12, the NA will replace disposable
plastic water bottles with glass ones, as part of national effort to protect
The 36th session will conclude on August 16.
Later, NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien directed
discussions on the draft Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles
of the Law on State Audit.-VNA