Inputs of the CSOs to the amendments to the law "On Social partnership"
At the plenary meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis on May 6, 2020, the draft laws on the development of the country's socio-economic life were considered. In line with discussion of other law the special attention was emphasized on the amendments and additions to the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On Social Partnership”. The Parliamentarians have highlighted that the concept of the bill has a number of shortcomings. The document caused a serious discussion of the members of the parliament. Thus, members of the Social democratic party of Uzbekistan and Uzbekistan's Liberal democratic party noted that the adoption of the bill will expand the institution of social partnership, ensure the participation of business entities in the implementation of social partnership, and will solve a number of other issues. The Deputy Ministers of Justice and Finance participated in the discussions remotely through video-conferencing, as well as other experts expressed their opinion on the adoption of the bill in the first reading, and in preparing it for the second reading, consider proposals for finalizing and improving the document. After a long debate, the draft law on its first reading was put to a vote; according to the results of voting, 3 votes were lacking for the conceptual adoption of the document. For the purposes of the draft law “On Amendments and Additions to the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On Social Partnership”.
In this regard, considering the direct impact of the Law to the CSOs, the Nationwide movement "Yuksalish" has organized the discussion engaging the NGOs and other civil society institutes to consolidate their inputs and forward them to the Ministry of Justice. The main proposals of the discussions have covered:
The proposals of the CSOs have been passed to the Ministry of Justice for further processes
The second plenary session of the senate of Oliy Majlis has taken place on February 28. It was decided at the meeting of the council (http://senat.uz/ru/lists/view/1087) of the Upper House of the Parliament. At the plenary session, members of the senate have considered a number of acts of legislation and matters of sequential continuation of reforms in socio-economic, judicial and legal spheres, strengthening of the Makhalla and family institutions, protection of child rights.
In particular, laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan:
Senators also considered a question of approving the President's Decree on measures to improve the social-cultural atmosphere in the society, further supporting the Makhalla and improvements in the system of actions in the family and women.
The members of the senate have conducted the hearing hear the information of:
Participants of the plenary session considered the question of directing a Parliamentary request to the Minister's office about the condition of carrying out the doctor and labor experts’ commissions on medical examination of the citizens and defining the disability.
As previously reported, the Legislative Chamber continues the meetings. Deputies approved the candidacies of the Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan. A complete list is provided in the infographics.
Note: According to the legislation, members of the Cabinet of Ministers are approved by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the proposal of the Prime Minister, introduced after approval by the deputies of the Legislative Chamber.
Deputies of the Legislative Chamber approved the next candidacy of members of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Chairmen of the state committees. The complete list is presented in the infographics.
Note: According to the Legislation, members of the Cabinet of Ministers are approved by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the proposal of the Prime Minister, introduced after approval by the deputies of the Legislative Chamber.
The first meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis has just completed after the elections. during the meeting, the chairmen of the committees of the lower house of the parliament were elected:
The second session of the first meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis has completed. During the session, committees of the lower house of parliament were formed considering the number of seats in parliamentary factions. The positions of chairmen of the committees between the factions are distributed as follows:
Faction of the Movement of entrepreneurs and business people - Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan - 7:
Faction of the Democratic Party of Uzbekistan “Milliy Tiklanish” - 2:
Faction of the Social Democratic Party of Uzbekistan "Adolat" - 1:
Faction of the People's Democratic Party of Uzbekistan - 1:
Faction of the Ecological Party of Uzbekistan - 1: