Assembly of People of Kazakhstan expands its authority
Such amendments are introduced to the law on the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan.
The Committee on Social and Cultural Development and Science submitted the draft law “On introduction of amendments and additions to the law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan (APK) to the plenary session of the Senate for consideration,” BNews.kz correspondent reports.
As was noted by Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Aktoty Raimkulova at the expanded session of the Committee, the draft law is designed to create an integral system of legal, social and economic, political, public and management measures aimed at strengthening of unity of the people and implementing a constructive principle of public concord.
"Taking into account the current role of the Assembly, we have amended the draft law. We introduce four articles in this draft law. The first issue deals with the norms of clarifying the rights and obligations of the members of the Council. The next article concerns the APK executive body in cities and regions," said Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Aktoty Raimkulova.
According to Raimkulova, the amendments also concern the activity and status of ethnocultural associations of the country. At the same time, the amendments concerned the expansion of the authority of the Assembly’s Council, the increase of efficiency of legal regulation in the sphere of inter-ethnic relations and the elimination of gaps that the current legislation has.
In conclusion, the Deputy Minister of the Ministry underlined that the adoption of the draft law would facilitate to the creation of necessary conditions for further development of expanding of the APK’s competence.