An overview of the meeting (Photo: VNA)
– A proposal on the number and
structure of deputies of the 15th National Assembly (NA) was tabled
for discussion at the first session of the National Election Committee (NEC)’s
sub-committee for personnel work on January 6.
Under the chair of the Standing NA Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi
Phong, who is also standing vice chairwoman of the NEC and head of the
sub-committee, the session also considered proposals on the issuance of a
resolution giving guidance on relevant documents to be used in the upcoming
election of deputies to the 15th NA and all-level People’s Councils
in the 2021-2026 term.
National Assembly Chairwoman and head of the NEC Nguyen Thi
Kim Ngan attended the meeting.
Addressing the meeting, Phong said that the sub-committee will
work continuously and regularly to assist the NEC in organising the general election,
which is slated for May 23, 2021.
She asked sub-committee’s members to coordinate closely with
relevant agencies to select and introduce candidates meeting requirements on the
number and quality of candidates as well as the suitable ratios in terms of
occupation, gender, ethnic, and social classes.
The sub-committee will submit a report on the discussions to
the NA Standing Committee at the committee’s next meeting./.