Conference "Comments Workshop on Draft of Public Administration Law" (07/2017)

On July, 12th, 2017 at Hanoi, The Center for Research on Development Communication – RED Communication (The Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations - VUSTA) combined with Draft Board to organize “Comments Workshop on Draft of Public Administration Law”.

 This workshop is a part of the project funded by Global Affairs Canada.

Participants included members of Draft Board, legal experts; lecturers of universities and research centers, reporters and journalists in Hanoi

In the workshop, Mrs Tran Thi Khanh Hoa, Permanent member of Committee on Science, Technology and Environment of the 14th National Assembly; the head of Draft Board on Public Administration Law had overviewed Draft Law (includes 7 chapters and 58 articles) and stated purpose of the Law; especially, principles of administrative regulation.

Especially, in Clause 2, article 49, Draft regulated people who have retired or ceased their position if they had infringed during their work time, they would be handled responsibly according to the law.

The administrative contract was also a main content of the draft law to manage public assets well, to reduce administrative machinery, to promote the development of "e-government", to accelerate the reform of administrative procedures. However, according to the Draft board, in order to implement in the fact, there should be an awareness process as well as a research into implementation capacity. 

Nguyen Hoang Oanh, Ph.D., Associate Professor – Vietnam National University School of Law

Mrs. Ngo Huong Giang – Reporter of Thanh Tra Newspaper

Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Quynh – Cong Thuong Newspaper

Prof. Dr. Hoang Thi Kim Que 

The workshop was received many questions and proposed clarifications on the content of some terms, legal concepts, enforcement capacity and the relationship between the content of the Public Administrative Law and the regulations governing this relationship which is scattered in others promulgated and ongoing laws.

Mr. Phan Trung Lý - The former Chairman of the Law Committee of the National Assembly

Members of The Drafting Board answered and clarified the contents and concepts mentioned in the Draft (second) which were discussed in comments this time.

The Drafting Board said that although the Draft Law came from the proposal of Mrs. Tran Thi Quoc Khanh – Member of National Assembly, in the collecting process of data, information and survey in ministries, sectors, and localities, The Draft Law has received great attention and support effectively.

Link some articles, reporting after “Comments Workshop about Draft on Public Administration Law”, updating to 11:00am, July 13th,2017:

1. People's Deputies Online Newspaper: http://www.daibieunhandan.vn/default.aspx… 

2. New Newspaper
http://www.baomoi.com/du-an-luat-hanh-chinh-…/c/22740152.epi 

3. Labor Newspaper: 
http://laodong.com.vn/…/sap-trinh-chinh-phu-du-an-luat-hanh… 
http://laodong.com.vn/…/du-an-luat-hanh-chinh-cong-kho-co-c… 

4. Today Newspaper:
http://thoibao.today/…/hoi-thao-gop-y-du-thao-luat-hanh-chi… 

5. VN.City Online Newspaper: 
https://home.vn.city/…/hoi-thao-gop-y-du-thao-luat-hanh-chi… 

6. Parliament TV:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0xGbSTpksg