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EU, US call for swift adoption of seven organic laws

Romana Vlahutin

ata_maliTIRANA – The Delegation of the European Union to Albania and the U.S. Embassy called Wednesday for a swift adoption of the seven organic laws, vetting law first among them, in order to expedite the implementation of the Justice Reform package.

In a joint statement, both EU and US underlined that swift adoption of the implementing laws is a precondition for the beginning of the implementation of the Justice Reform, and of fundamental importance for Albania’s EU path.

EU Delegation said in a release that the draft has been already distributed to all members of the Ad Hoc Committee in the second half of June.

Following is full text of the EU statement:

Both EU and US have urged a swift adoption of the 7 laws, vetting law first among them, in order to expedite the implementation of the Justice Reform package.

This has been communicated to all political leaders, and Speaker Meta has confirmed that he as a speaker is ready to call for an extraordinary session of the Parliament as soon as the Constitutional Amendments enter into force ( 11 August), given that parliamentary party chairs agree to this.

Swift adoption of the implementing laws is a precondition for the beginning of the implementation of the Justice Reform, and of fundamental importance for Albania’s EU path.

The draft has been already distributed to all members of the Ad Hoc Committee in the second half of June.

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