Legislators will discuss socio-economic development issues and a draft amended Law on Drug Prevention and Control on November 2.
Hanoi (VNA) -
Socio-economic development issues and a draft amended
Law on Drug Prevention and Control will be high on agenda at the 10th session of the 14th-tenure National Assembly on November 2.
In the morning, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong
and Chairman of the National Assembly's Committee for Science, Technology and
Environment Phan Xuan Dung will deliver a proposal and verification report, respectively, on shifting forest land for other purposes to build Than river reservoir in Ninh Thuan
province and Mong village reservoir in Nghe An province.
Legislators will discuss in groups the outcomes of the implementation of
socio-economic development and state budget plans in 2020, socio-economic development plan and budget estimate and allocation in
2021, several tasks and solutions for socio-economic development during
2021-2025, the national target programmes on new-style rural development and
sustainable poverty reduction during 2021-2025, medium-term public investment
plans for the period, and replacing land for the construction of reservoirs in the
The deputies will spend the whole afternoon debating the amended Law on Drug
Prevention and Control.
They will give opinions on the amended contents, which include state budget to
ensure the construction of drug detoxification facilities, organisation of
compulsory detoxification, and financial support for addicts who voluntarily
register for a detoxification programme.
The amended law also encourages the establishment of private
detoxification centres as well as preferential policies for individuals and
organisations who invest in the facilities./.