NA supports enactment of law on international treaties

National Assembly members have supported the enactment of the Law on Treaties and International Agreements, which would be a reference for future internal and external cooperation. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs introduced the newly drafted law for consideration by the National Assembly, with the law tabled for debate on May 8.
Introducing the draft, Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr Saleumxay Kommasith briefed NA members about the need to enact the law. Laos has participated in treaties referring to the President’s Ordinance No.1 dated October 7, 2009 on the creation, participation in and implementation of international treaties but there were no regulations on the implementation of international laws.

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