Second meeting of the TURKPA Commission on Legal Affairs
Second meeting of the TURKPA Commission on Legal Affairs was held on 4-7 November 2012 in Baku. The report and recommendations on “Rules of procedures of TURKPA national parliaments and the position of the members of the parliament” and “Cooperation on legislative issues between TURKPA member countries” were discussed in the meeting.
Members of the parliaments of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey and staff members of the TURKPA Secretariat participated at the meeting headed by Mr. Haluk İpek, Chairman of the Commission, member of the Parliament of the Republic of Turkey. TURKPA Secretary General Mr. Ramil Hasanov also participated at the meeting and informed the members of commission on activities of TURKPA International Secretariat. At the same time members of commission met with Mr. Ziyafat Asgarov, First Vice-speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Recommendations, after their approval by the Commission, were presented for adoption in the IV plenary session of TURKPA to be held in Turkey in 2013. Then these documents were sent to the parliaments of member countries with the view of drafting new legislation in this field.