Chairman of the NA Economic Committee Vu Hong Thanh speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee gave opinions on the preparations for the second session of the 14th legislature, which is expected to take place within 24 days with the last day on November 19.

NA Secretary General Nguyen Hanh Phuc proposed the committee allow the supplementation of contents relating to the economic restructuring plan in 2016-2020 and the withdrawal of the bill on commune policemen and the revised law on corruption prevention and combat for perfection.

Several contents pertaining to lessons and solutions to protect the environment in the report on works to fix consequences of the Formosa-caused environmental incident; solutions to ensure food hygiene and safety, and climate change-caused socio-economic damage and solutions in the report on socio-economic performance; and management and use of ODA in 2011-2015 in the report on goals and orientations to mobilise and use loans and public debts need to be clearer before submitting to the NA, he said.

Meanwhile, NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien said those bills, which do not fully follow legal regulations, will not be considered at the session.

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan agreed that as the top legislative body, the NA must abide by regulations set under the Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents on law-building procedures and duration./.