01.08.2013 20:27 Politics
Kengash of the Senate of Uzbekistan’s Oliy Majlis Convenes for a Session
Kengash (Council) of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan convened for a session on July 31, 2013.
Chairman of the Senate of Oliy Majlis I.Sobirov headed the meeting.
The Kengash approved the resolution on calling of the twelfth general session of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan on August 22-23 this year in the city of Tashkent.
The agenda of the Senate general session includes a range of bills of the Republic of Uzbekistan providing for steadfast reforms and liberalization of all spheres of political and socio-economic life. Among them are the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan on collateral register, on countering the spread of disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), on assessment of conformity, on the introduction of amendments and addenda to some legislative acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan stipulating further improvement of business environment and development of entrepreneurship, boosting the protection of life and health of citizens – elaborated in accordance with the Concept of Intensifying Democratic Reforms and Forming Civil Society in the Country.
In addition, pending consideration at the general session is the report of the Chairman of Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the activities of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2012, along with discussion of issues concerning the provision for environmental security, protection of the environment and public healthcare.
The general session is also expected to deliberate on other topics pertinent to the powers of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
To coordinate the work of the committees and Senate executive office for preparations and holding of the twelfth general session, the Kengash has instituted a proper working group.
Press Service of Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan