Vladimir Volkov, Chairman of the Committee on Constitutional Legislation, Judicial System and Law Enforcement Agencies, took part in the VIII Congress of Judges of Kazakhstan in online mode.
The Headquarters of the Interparliamentary Assembly of the CIS States hosted online sessions of the Commission on Legal Issues with the attendance of Senator Vladimir Volkov, and the Commission on Practices of State-Building and Local Government where Senator Sultanbek Makezhanov took part.
Parliamentary hearings on the state of socio-economic development of rural areas and the prospects for their balanced development were held in the Senate.
Senators met with the Minister of Education and Science to discuss the current state and prospects for further development of the national education and science in the framework of implementation of the President’s Address.
The Senate held a meeting with senior officials of the Ministries of Finance, Justice, Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources, as well as Energy in the run-up to the Parliamentary hearings on “Economic Development in the New Realities: Improvement of State Policy and Legal Regulation for the Development and Support of Small and Medium Business in Kazakhstan”. The host of the event was the Senate Committee on Economic Policy, Innovative Development and Entrepreneurship.
The online meetings of the Commission on Agrarian Policy, Natural Resources and Ecology, as well as of the Control and Budgetary Commission took place at the Headquarters of the Interparliamentary Assembly of the CIS Member Nations, attended by Senate deputies Akhylbek Kurishbayev and Olga Perepechina.
A session of the House took place under the chairmanship of Speaker of the Senate Maulen Ashimbayev.
In the lead-up to the Parliamentary hearings, deputies of the Committee on Economic Policy, Innovative Development and Entrepreneurship held a meeting with the officials of the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Trade and Integration.
A meeting with senior officials from several ministries was held in the Senate in the lead-up to the Parliamentary hearings on “Economic Development in New Realities: Improvement of State Policy and Legal Regulation for the Development and Support of SMB in Kazakhstan”.
The Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan held a regular session of the Council for Interaction with Local Representative Bodies (maslikhats) at the Senate chaired by Vice Speaker Askar Shakirov.
Deputies attended the defense plant located in the capital. They were demonstrated a new military helicopter and shown the pilot training center where there is a special simulator imitating the real-world process of managing military machinery. Senators discussed the existing problems in the industry at the site of the only plant in Central Asia that assembles European military helicopters.
The Senate Committee on Social and Cultural Development and Science held an extended session where the bill “On Making Amendments and Additions to Some Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Culture” was considered.
At the meeting of the Senate Bureau, chaired by Speaker of the Chamber Maulen Ashimbayev, the MPs discussed the agenda of the upcoming meeting and distributed the bills received from the Mazhilis among the Committees.
Deputies of the Senate took part in the sessions of the Standing Commissions of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly through videoconferencing.