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15th NA’s first session: premise, momentum for legislative activities

The success of the first session of the 15th National Assembly will create an important premise and momentum for legislative activities in the tenure, Chairman of the 14th NA Vuong Dinh Hue said in his opening remarks.

The session, which began on July 20 morning, is taking place amidst the complex and unpredictable developments of the regional and international situation, he said, pointing out difficulties and challenges facing the country in the fourth wave of COVID-19 outbreaks.

Given this, Hue urged deputies of the 15th NA to uphold their sense of responsibility and raise initiatives to help the legislature improve its operational quality and efficiency.

According to the top legislator, during the first session, the NA will mull over a report reviewing the elections of deputies to the 15th legislature and all-level People’s Councils for 2021-2026, to be presented by the National Election Council.

It will also consider and decide the personnel structure, and elect and approve high-ranking positions in the State apparatus.

The deputies will scrutinise reports assessing the implementation of the socio-economic development plan and State budget in the first half of this year, as well as solutions to realising the socio-economic development plan and State budget in remaining months.

They are scheduled to consider and decide the national target programmes on new-style rural area building and sustainable poverty reduction for 2021-2025, and adopt resolutions on the law and ordinance building programme for 2022.

Regarding the recent elections, Hue said the their successes have reflected people’s high sense of responsibility and profound trust in the Party and the State./.