The Mejlis (Parliament) of Turkmenistan is a legislature representative body




Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

The first speaker was the Chairwoman of the Mejlis D.Gulmanova, who informed about the ongoing activities to provide legislative support for various areas of state policy.

As reported, drafts of a new edition of the Civil Code of Turkmenistan, the Law of Turkmenistan “On the Literary Heritage of Magtymguly Fragi” and a legal act related to the ratification of an international treaty to which our country has acceded are currently being prepared. Work also continues to introduce, in accordance with the requirements of the time, changes and additions to the Sanitary Code, the Laws of Turkmenistan “On Physical Culture and Sports”, “On State Scientific and Technical Policy”, “On Seed Production”.

At the same time, information was provided on practical steps being taken to strengthen inter-parliamentary contacts and expand cooperation with international organizations. Thus, during the meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Turkmenistan, issues of further development of bilateral cooperation were discussed.

Along with this, deputies of the Mejlis take part in various events to explain the population the goals of domestic and foreign policy, adopted legislative acts, and the historical significance of the transformations being implemented in the country.

Summarizing the information, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov noted the importance of strengthening the legal foundations of the ongoing activities on further improving the social and living standards of the people. In this regard, the need to continue consistently to improve national legislation in accordance with international law was emphasized.