Post-Legislative Scrutiny: enhancing ex-post parliamentary scrutiny of legislation in the Republic of Moldova

Objective

To further develop the parliamentary monitoring process on the implementation of legislation in Moldova. Ensure the legality of applying legislation, the prevention of adverse effects of legislation, the review the responsiveness of the law, and apply lessons learned from experience to future legislative processes by means of introducing and developing the concept of post-legislative scrutiny in the Moldovan context.

Key elements

  • Three workshops for parliamentary staffers and MPs to raise awareness of oversight role of parliament in post-legislative scrutiny. 

  • Pilot project on post-legislative scrutiny for a number of pieces of legislation. 

  • Comparative analysis of mechanisms of post-legislative scrutiny and recommendations for Moldovan parliament.

Sponsored by

The Netherlands Embassy in Bucharest

Duration

September 2015 - ongoing

In Co-operation with

Institute for Public Policy in Moldova