The Constitutional Council unanimously passed the Law on the Management of the National Emergency in the aftermath of a comprehensive debate on the law. According to Bayon Radio.
The decision was made after the Constitutional Council held a meeting on 27 April 2020 to review and decide on the proposal of Samdech Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly, to examine the constitutionality of the law on the administration of the country. Emergency.
It should be highlighted that the draft law governing the nation in a state of emergency was approved by the Royal Government of Cambodia on March 31, 2020 at a meeting of the Council of Ministers and the law was passed to the National Assembly on the evening of March 3 April 2020 and adopted by the National Assembly on April 10, 2020 Sounds 115/15.
It should be reminded that the draft law on national emergency in 5 chapters and 11 articles prepared by the Royal Government of Cambodia will provide legal basis to ensure the implementation of Article 22 of the new Constitution and Essentially, it defines the authority of the government to introduce indispensable measures To respond to the state of emergency in order to protect the security, public order, protection of life and health of the people and the protection of property and the environment.
The draft law will also set out the procedure, procedure, and terms of the declaration of nationality in a state of emergency as well as the necessary measures that the Royal Government has the authority to impose in a state of emergency. Putting a nation in a state of emergency can be when a nation is in danger, especially if it is a war or an invasion by foreign forces, a public health emergency caused by a disease epidemic and a serious security threat. National and public order as well as serious disasters that threaten or cause harm Spread across the country level.