November 21, 2015
UzLiDeP: Constitution and national parliamentarism
Executive Committee of the Political Council of UzLiDeP and its faction in the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis held a round table on the theme “Constitution and National parliamentarism” on 20 November 2015.
The event was attended by MPs of the Legislative Chamber and local councils, representatives of civil society institution, public authorities and management, party electorates, youth, experts, scientists, lawyers, and journalists.
Participants discussed the results achieved in legislation and place of UzLiDeP and its deputies in these processes. It was emphasized that large scale democratic reforms implemented in Uzbekistan are coherent and interrelated. The most important principles are the rule of law, separation of powers and delimitation of their authorities and enhancing the role of civil institutes in the system of governance.
Since the establishment of a bicameral parliament, the legislative power in the Republic of Uzbekistan has risen to a new level in its development, the highest legislative body of the country became a professional, national and representative institution with broad functions and powers. The transition to a new parliamentary model has enhanced the quality of laws, but the legislative process becomes much more complicated.
The subject of the constructive discussions at the round table is the issues of development of parliamentarism in terms of development democratic reforms, and further improves the efficiency of UzLiDeP deputies. It was noted that adopted law «On Amendments to certain articles of the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan (articles 78, 80, 93, 96 and 98)» has become a new stage of political modernization, reform and democratization of the country through a balanced distribution of powers among the three subjects of the government - the President, the legislature and the executive.
Within the Concept of further deepening of democratic reforms and formation of civil society in the country UzLiDeP together with the faction and the number of organizations conducts more than 10 projects to implement its program goals and objectives.
At the round table participants have exchanged views about abovementioned discussed issues to improve the party work in this direction.