Legislative Council Of House of Representatives Sets 37 Bills To Enter Prolegnas 2021, There Are 4 New Bills
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JAKARTA - The Legislation Body of the DPR (House of Representatives) has determined 37 bills to be included in the 2021 Priority National Legislation Program (Prolegnas) in a plenary meeting, Thursday, September 30.

Legislation Body added 4 bills, which previously amounted to 33 bills. Of the 33 bills that are included in the 2021 Priority Prolegnas list, as many as 5 bills have been passed into law.

The Deputy Chair of the Legislation Body, M. Nurdin explained, as many as 12 bills are still under discussion at the level I. Then 1 bill is waiting for an assignment for discussion, 4 bills are waiting for the president's letter, 2 bills are waiting for a plenary stipulation, 2 bills are in the process of harmonization at Legislation Body, 11 bills are in the process of drafting in the DPR and the government.

Nurdin conveyed that there were 3 bills proposed by the government and 1 bill proposed by the DPR that were included in the 2021 Prolegnas list. Namely the Bill on the Criminal Code (KUHP) whose status was carried over by the government's proposal, the bill for amendments to the Correctional Law, the bill for amendments to the ITE Law, and the Bill on Amendments to the Law on the Supreme Audit Agency.

"After seeing the development of legal needs in the community, the work meeting held by Legislation Body and Ministry of Law and Human Rights, and Regional Representative Council of the Republic of Indonesia approved and agreed on the following matters, including three bills proposed by the government and one bill proposed by the DPR", said Nurdin in a plenary session, Thursday, September 30.

Legislation Body said Nurdin, also agreed to include 1 bill proposed by the DPR in the 2020-2024 Prolegnas, namely the bill on chemicals proposed by the DPR.

Furthermore, 7 bills on the provinces on the islands of Sulawesi and Kalimantan, as well as the proposal of Commission II of the House of Representatives on the establishment of provincial and district/city regions, namely North Sulawesi, Central Sulawesi, South Sulawesi, Southeast Sulawesi, West Kalimantan, South Kalimantan, and East Kalimantan. "The seven bills have completed the harmonization stage", he said

The 37 bills included in the list of the 2021 Priority Prolegnas that have been approved include:

DPR's proposal:

1. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 32 of 2002 concerning Broadcasting,
2. Bill on Amendment to Law Number 16 of 2004 concerning the Prosecutor's Office (proposed with the government),
3. Bill on Amendment to Law Number 5 of 1990 concerning Conservation of Biological Natural Resources and Their Ecosystems,
4. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 38 of 2004 concerning Roads,
5. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 19 of 2003 concerning State-Owned Enterprises,
6. Bill on New and Renewable Energy,
7. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 24 of 2007 concerning Disaster Management,
8. Bill on Drug and Food Control,
9. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 3 of 2005 concerning the National Sports System,
10. Draft Law on Financial Sector Development and Strengthening Reform (Omnibus Law),
11. Bill on the Protection of Domestic Workers,
12. Bill on Establishment of the Riau Islands High Court, West Sulawesi High Court, North Kalimantan High Court, and West Papua High Court,
13. The Bill concerning the Establishment of the Palembang State Administrative High Court, the Banjarmasin State Administrative High Court, and the Manado State Administrative High Court,
14. Bill on the Establishment of the Riau Islands Religious High Court, the Bali Religious High Court, the West Sulawesi Religious High Court, the North Kalimantan Religious High Court, and the West Papua Religious High Court,
15. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 20 of 2013 concerning Medical Education,
16. Bill on the Elimination of Sexual Violence,
17. Bill on the Prohibition of Alcoholic Drinks,
18. Bill on BPK (Audit Board of Indonesia)
19. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 5 of 2014 concerning State Civil Apparatus,
20. Bill on Indigenous and Indigenous Peoples,
21. Bill on Psychological Practices,
22. Bill on Protection of Religious Figures and Religious Symbols,

23. Bill on the Pancasila Ideology Development Agency,
24. Bill on Protection of Personal Data,
25. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 1 of 1973 concerning the Indonesian Continental Shelf,
26. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 21 of 2001 concerning Special Autonomy for Papua Province,
27. Bill on Amendments to Law Number 35 of 2009 concerning Narcotics,
28. Bill on Central and Regional Financial Relations (in Prolegnas 2020-2024 it is written: Bill on Amendment to Law Number 33 of 2004 concerning Central and Regional Financial Balance),
29. Bill on the State Capital (Omnibus Law),
30. Bill on Civil Procedure Law,
31. Bill on Outbreaks (in Prolegnas 2020-2024 it is written: Bill on Amendments to Law Number 4 of 1984 concerning Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases),
32. Bill on the Fifth Amendment to Law Number 6 of 1983 concerning General Provisions and Tax Procedures,
33. Bill on Information and Electronic Transactions (ITE)
34. Bill on the Criminal Code
35. Bill on Corrections

DPD proposal:

36. Bill on Archipelago Regions, and
37. Bill on Village-Owned Enterprises.


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