* First session in Hanoi from June 24 to July 4, 1981
- The National Assembly elected:
+ State Council including 12 members
+ State Council President: Truong Chinh
+ National Assembly Chairman: Nguyen Huu Tho
+ Chairman of Council of Ministers: Pham Van Dong
+ Chief Justice of Supreme People’s Court: Pham Hung
+ Prosecutor General of Supreme People’s Procuracy: Tran Le
+ The National Assembly set up the Council for Ethnic Affairs and committees, including: Law Committee; Committee on Economic Affairs, Planning and Budget; Committee on Culture and Education; Committee on Science and Technology; Committee on Health and Social Affairs; Committee for Youth, Adolescents and Children; and Committee on External Relations.
* On June 27, 1985, during the ninth plenary plenum (from June 21-27, 1985), the National Assembly passed the Penal Code.
* On December 29, 1986, at the 12th plenary session (from December 23-29, 1986), the National Assembly passed the Law on Marriage and Family.
The seventh National Assembly lasted six years (1981-1987), with 12 sessions.