The National Election Council convened its first session in Ha Noi on Saturday. — VNA/VNS Photo Pham Kien
HA NOI (VNS) — The National Election Council convened its first session in Ha Noi on Saturday under Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung, who is also National Assembly Chairman.
During the session, participants gave their opinions on drafting agenda, working regulations and the establishment of the Office of the National Election Council.
The Council also decided to establish three sub-committees in charge of arranging human resources and settling complaints, drafting legal regulations and holding communications campaigns, and ensuring social security and order.
To better serve the elections of the 14th NA and People's Councils deputies for the 2016-2021 tenure, the NA Standing Committee issued a resolution regulating the operations of the National Election Council's Office.
Under the helm of a chief appointed by the Chairman, the office will be responsible for guiding and directing elections.
The session was also attended by NA Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and President of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan. — VNS