Legal documents issued in December 2015

Wednesday, 20 January 2016
The Government and the PM issued 16 legal documents, including 11 Decrees and five Decisions in December 2015.

Decree No. 131/2015/ND-CP provides guidance on national important projects based on regulations of the Public Investment Law and the Investment Law including the organization and activities of the state evaluation council for investment projects, procedures and contents and expenditures for evaluation of the national important projects.

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Decree No. 133/2015/NĐ-CP defines the coordination of the militia and self-defense force with other forces in border, sea and island protection; protection of political security and social order and safety at the grassroots; and forest protection and forest fire prevention and fighting.

Decree No. 134/2015/NĐ-CP details a number of articles of the Law on Social Insurance for performing voluntary social insurance. The Decree specifies the retirement and death allowance, social insurance fund, mode of payments, premiums, closing time, changing mode of payments and social income and social insurance points and the procedure of voluntary insurance.

Decree No. 135/2015/NĐ-CP stipulates indirect overseas investment. Six organizations are allowed to pour indirect overseas investment including 1- stock market and fund management companies, 2 - stock investment fund via fund management company (stock management fund) and stock investment company, 3- insurance businesses, 4 – commercial banks, 5 – general financial companies, 6 – State capital and investment corporation.

Decree No. 137/2015/ NĐ-CP details a number of articles and measures for implementing the Law on Citizens' Identification. The Decree defines collecting updating, editing, correcting, sharing, exploiting and using the information taken from  the national database on population, as well as structuring personal identification number, order and procedures for issuance of personal identification and enforcement measures for citizen identification.

Van Hai (Source: VGP)