The fourth session of the 13 th National Assembly is scheduled to convene on October 22 and close on November 23, 2012.

This was announced at the 11 th session of the NA Standing Committee on September 19 in Hanoi .

The head of the National Assembly’s Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc, said that the fourth session is expected to last for 25 days, excluding weekends.

The hearing session will take two and a half days with ministers and sector heads report on their commitments made at the second and third sessions.

The NA Standing Committee emphasised that the forthcoming session will focus on several important issues. They include a draft resolution on the amendments and supplements to the 1992 Constitution, amendments to the draft laws on anti-corruption and the law on jobs.

Also the same day, the Standing Committee gave their opinions on the Government’s report on the execution of the law on practicing thrift and avoiding waste in 2012.-VNA