NEWS AND EVENTS
August 12, 2010
Senate to convene for third plenary session
The Kengash (Council) of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan adopted a resolution on 10 August on convening the third plenary session of the parliament’s upper house on 28 August.
According to the Senate’s press service, the upcoming session will consider laws and issues related to modernization and democratization of the socio-political life and formation of the strong civil society.
In particular, the senators will consider a number of laws aimed at improvement of the state construction and management.
Among them are laws on amending the law on protection of the population and territories from emergency situation of natural and anthropogenic character, the law on advertising and the article 178-1 of the Administrative Responsibility Code.
Other laws envisage introducing changes in legal acts in connection with modernization of the state tax service system, and improving the pension system.
The upper house of the parliament is expected to introduce changes in the structure of the Supreme Court and the Central Election Commission.