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MONGOLIA: LAW ON PUBLIC INFORMATION

2021/09/24  88   0

State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice and Home Affairs Mr. Baasandorj gave a brief interview regarding the Law on Public Information. 

Current Law on Information Transparency and the Right to Access Information is being revised into the Law on Public Information. Let's start the conversation with the reason behind the revision.


MONGOLIA: SPECIALIZED ANTI-CORRUPTION COURT FOR CORRUPTION CRIMES SHOULD BE ESTABLISHED

2021/08/27  63   0

On August 20, 2021, Mr. Zandanshatar, Chairman of the Parliament, held a hearing on the implementation of the Judicial Code. The hearing was attended by Mr. Byambatsogt, MP, Chairman of the Standing Committee on Legal Affairs, Mr. Munkhbat, MP, Chairman of the Standing Committee on State Structure, Mr. Enkhbayar, MP, as well as, representatives of the General Judicial Council and the Supreme Court.

The Law on Courts of Mongolia was amended in the framework of the Parliament Resolution No. 02 of 2020 “On measures to be taken in connection with the amendments to the Constitution of Mongolia”. The adoption of this law has created the conditions for strengthening the judiciary in full compliance with the amendments to the Constitution of Mongolia. In particular, the Chairman of the Parliament said at the beginning of the hearing that he believes that the legal en


MONGOLIA: LAW ON CIVIL SERVANTS’ ETHICS

2021/08/27  119   0

SOME CIVIL SERVANTS ARE LABELED AS "HIS/HER PAWN"

Mr. Zandanshatar, Chairman of the Parliament:

- Citizens are criticizing the bureaucracy, corruption, and unethical behavior of the civil servants in middle- and lower-level. Therefore, there is an urgent need to legalize the ethics of civil servants in Mongolia. This issue was also seriously discussed during the constitutional amendment. In 2018, while working at the Cabinet Secretariat, I established a working group on the draft Law on Ethics and Discipline of Civil Servants and the draft Law on Selection of Civil Servants.