The Institute of State and Law of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan, together with Tashkent State Transport University, organized a scientific and practical conference on “The Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan is a guarantee of human dignity, a free and prosperous life”.
According to the National Center of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Human Rights, this event is dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Basic Law of the country. At the conference, the participants discussed the importance of the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan in a qualitatively new development of society and the state, theoretical and practical aspects of studying the Constitution in education, problems of interaction between international law and national legislation.
The conference was attended by professors, teachers, doctoral students, independent researchers, employees of academic and higher education institutions.
Chairman of the Constitutional Commission, Chairman of the Coordinating Council for the Development of Legal Science in the Republic of Uzbekistan at the Institute of State and Law of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Academician Akmal Saidov, Director of the Institute of State and Law of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan Murodjon Turgunov, Director of the Center for Research on the Development of Higher Education and Introduction of Advanced Technologies under the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shukhrat Yakubov addressed the event.
As it was noted, it is planned to introduce amendments and additions to 76 articles of the Constitution. According to the draft law, it is planned to introduce 15 new articles and 1 new chapter into the Basic Law. The project takes into account about 160,000 proposals submitted by citizens.
Following the conference, a presentation of three volumes of the five-volume edition took place – “Constitutional reforms: the experience of the countries of the world”, “Constitutions of the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization” and “World constitutions”.