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26 March 2012 - Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Completed Its Eighth Plenary Session
On 24 March 2012, Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan has completed its eighth plenary session.
Senators began the second day of the plenary session discussing the report of the General Prosecutor on the activities of prosecutors of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2011.
The prosecutors’ authorities carried out 26,773 inspections of enforcement of laws and in the result issued almost 320,000 acts of prosecutor supervision, and restored violated rights of 55,000 citizens.
They issued more than 5,000 acts of prosecutor supervision to eliminate violations of law on protection of rights and interests of small and private businesses. The prosecutors rehabilitated rights and interests of 1,639 businesses.
They also supervised measures on implementation of the programmes on creating jobs and ensuring employment of population for 2011, which was approved by the Uzbek parliament.
At the discussions, senators made several proposals and recommendations on improving activities of prosecutors, ensure rule of law, supervision of laws execution, support of small and private businesses.
Then they discussed the report of the chairperson of the State Committee on protection of nature about its activities in 2011.
Considering report of the committee, senators underlined importance of the measures directed at ensuring state control over adhering to legislation on environment protection and rational use of natural resources, improving ecologic situation in the country.
The State Committee on protection of nature paid attention to conducting control over execution of the action programme on protection of environment of Uzbekistan for 2008-2012.
As a result of adopted measures on improving ecologic situation in Uzbekistan, the volume of emission of pollution decreased by more than 5,200 tonnes. Some 61,180 cars were transferred to gas consumption and 273.73 hectares of lands were reclaimed.
The measures adopted to introduce renewable energy in social objects in Navoi, Namangan, Surkhandarya, Syrdarya and Kashkadarya regions. Senators also underlined some shortages and problems in the area.
Further, the senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan discussed information of the Ministry of Justice on implementation of laws by state bodies, law enforcement bodies and controlling structures in 2011.
During the discussions, it was noted that the Ministry of Justice implemented concrete measures on ensuring implementation of legislations in the activities of the state and law enforcement bodies, as well as controlling structures.
In 2011, the main department on control over law execution of the Ministry of Justice conducted 39 studies of 23 state bodies. In the result of this work, concrete measures on dull execution of laws in the operations of the state bodies were adopted.
Senators made proposals on improving efficiency of the work on implementation of the laws by state bodies.
Senators held a parliamentary hearing on implementation of the programme on creating jobs and ensuring employment of population for 2011 by the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare.
It was noted that the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare and interested sides carried out systematic work on execution of the programme for 2011.
Some 970,900 new jobs were created in 2011, which are 14,600 more jobs compared to the planned volume. Within the state programme “The Year of small and private entrepreneurship”, some 113,100 new jobs were created.
Development of farm and dehkan entities, poultry farms, fish farms, gardens and green houses helped to create 126,600 jobs.
It was noted that some 402,400 of 430,300 graduates of colleges were provided with jobs in 2011.
At the meeting, senators called to ensure full implementation of the programme on creating jobs and ensuring employment of population for 2012.
Senate of Oliy Majlis adopted relevant decisions for all reports and information heard and presented during the session.
Senators considered other issues related to the competence of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan, too.
21 issues including 10 laws aimed at reforming and progressive liberalization of all spheres of political, social and economic life, business development, democratization of state power and control, protection of rights and freedom of citizens, providing employment and improving living standards, law and order in the country were considered during the two-day meeting of the Senate.
The eighth plenary session of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan concluded its work.
Press Service of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan.