Birth of a law

What are the mandatary elements of the rationale of a bill?

Rationale of a bill must include: constitutional/legal grounds for adoption; reasons for the adoption; explanation of the main legal institutes and individual solutions; estimated amount of funds needed for the implementation of the law, including the sources of funding; a general interest that validates retroactive implementation, if the bill contains provisions that should be implemented retroactively; reasons for adoption by use of urgent procedure, if such a procedure is proposed; reasons why it is proposed that the law come into effect before the eighth day from the day it is published in ,”The Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia”; a list of provisions of the current regulation that are being changed/amended.
The bill must be accompanied by a statement that the bill has been harmonized with the European Union acquis, or that there is no obligation to harmonize, or that it is not possible to harmonize the law with the European Union acquis; as well as a table on the harmonization of the bill with the European Union acquis.

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friday, 3 february
  • 11.00 - continuation of the Third Special Sitting of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, 13th Legislature (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square)

  • 12.00 - press conference of the MPs of the People’s Party Parliamentary Group (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, Central Hall)

  • 14.00 - sitting of the Committee on Constitutional and Legislative Issues (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, hall 2)

  • 15.30 - press conference of MP Dragan Nikolic (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, Central Hall)

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