zero bureaucracy (LV0035)
Navigate to 'zero bureaucracy "
2017 2nd half - 2019 1st half
WHAT ARE THE STATE AND THE PUBLIC INTEREST ISSUES WHICH HELPS MEETING THIS
Statutory requirements are provided for certain activities and creates costs both internally in the public administration, as
well as citizens and businesses. For public administration more efficient, but businesses and citizens to meet the
requirements of the Law shall be low consumption of time and money, you need to continually assess the administrative
burden and to take steps to minimize it.
Better Regulation policy is a policy and regulatory development in support of the principles of "regulate as
little as possible" and "intervening only where it is needed", involves the public and listens to the opinions,
thus contributing to a transparent, evidence-based and public interest decisions making.
In the coming years, the Latvian public administration reform in the context of the work intended to reduce the administrative
burden and find opportunities to improve the efficiency and economy, moving towards "zero bureaucracy". Already it has
begun work on internally in the public administration of administrative burden assessment and proposals for its reduction 44th Proposals
developed intended to be introduced in the coming years. In addition it is also necessary to find out public opinion will have to
be carried out surveys on the administrative burden and customer satisfaction in certain areas "Reducing the burden together"
through the site www.mazaksslogs.gov.lv.
WHAT IS COMMITMENT?
Navigate to the "zero bureaucracy":
• to reduce the administrative burden on internally in the public administration;
• to reduce the administrative burden on businesses and citizens, involving people;
• Latvian develop better regulation policy.
44 Prepared informative report "Reducing Administrative Burdens in the public administration" project,
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HOW TO COMMITMENT will be introduced and the solution to these problems?
The commitment will be implemented through the completion and approval of an assessment of the administrative burden on
internal public administration and launching the proposals contained in the introduction. In addition will be selected identified areas
where the administrative burdens arising from citizens and businesses, and will be made public and business survey to hear their
proposals to these areas to reduce the administrative burden. Essential to ensure the widest possible range of respondents, the
results are impartial. Aggregated realized results will be used in developing the "zero bureaucracy" directed changes in both laws
and regulations and administrative procedures in public administration.
HOW TO MEET COMMITMENT OGP VALUES?
Commitment to comply with the OGP values - accountability and public participation through ICT solutions. With the
introduction of commitment will promote public involvement in reducing administrative burdens.
Reaching concrete results towards the "zero bureaucracy" will enhance public confidence in government
institutions and will develop a positive reputation.
Compliance with international obligations
• The European Commission's Better Regulation agenda 45;
• The European Commission's regulatory compliance and enforcement program (REFIT) 46.
1. Take the survey "will reduce costs together" (of the administrative burden in certain areas) at least once a year
01.01.2018. - 31.12.2020.
2. To evaluate the administrative burden on internally in the public administration and to make proposals for its reduction, as well as
the launch of this proposal for the introduction of
2017 2nd half - 07/01/2020.
45 See: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-making-process/better-regulation-why-and-how_lv
46 View: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-making-process/overview-law-making-process/evaluating-andImproving-Existing-laws / Reducing-Burdens-and-Simplifying-law / refit-making-eu-law-Simpler-and-less-costly_lv
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3. To develop Latvian better regulation policy, while the objective of "zero bureaucracy"
01.01.2018. - 01.10.2019.
RESPONSIBLE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES
OTHER MEASURES IN IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
MEASURE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF RELEVANT PARTNERS
Latvian Free Trade Union
public participation in decision-making
LV0028, 2017, Capacity Building
LV0029, 2017, E-Government
LV0030, 2017, E-Government
LV0031, 2017, Capacity Building
LV0032, 2017, E-Government
LV0033, 2017, Capacity Building
ethics in public management
LV0034, 2017, Capacity Building
LV0035, 2017, Legislation & Regulation
open public procurement
LV0036, 2017, E-Government
transparency in state management
LV0037, 2017, E-Government
LV0038, 2017, Beneficial Ownership
LV0039, 2017, Capacity Building
Concept note on publishing data
LV0018, 2015, Open Data
Portal drafting legislature and development of planning documents
LV0019, 2015, E-Government
Platform unifying Gov. webpages
LV0020, 2015, E-Government
Transparency of selecting candidates for the boards and councils of public entity enterprises
LV0021, 2015, Legislation & Regulation
Supervising officials responsible of public resources
LV0022, 2015, Anti-Corruption Institutions
Sustainable model of financing NGOs
LV0023, 2015, Civic Space
Online collection of signatures on referenda
LV0024, 2015, E-Government
Draft law on protecting whistleblowers
LV0025, 2015, Whistleblower Protections
Assessment of the system of the financing political parties
Code of ethics and a Public Administration Employee’s Handbook for public sector
LV0027, 2015, Capacity Building
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF THE INVOLVEMENT OF SOCIETY IN DECISION MAKING: NGO fund
LV0001, 2012, Capacity Building
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF THE INVOLVEMENT OF SOCIETY IN DECISION MAKING: Strengthen Social Partners
LV0002, 2012, Public Participation
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF THE INVOLVEMENT OF SOCIETY IN DECISION MAKING: Trade union law
LV0003, 2012, Civic Space
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF THE INVOLVEMENT OF SOCIETY IN DECISION MAKING: NGO co-working
LV0004, 2012, Civic Space
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF THE INVOLVEMENT OF SOCIETY IN DECISION MAKING: Public engagement model
LV0005, 2012, Public Participation
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC SERVICE PROVISION : Internet Access Points
LV0006, 2012, E-Government
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC SERVICE PROVISION : Public Service Assessment
LV0007, 2012, Public Service Delivery
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC SERVICE PROVISION : Enhancing e-services
LV0008, 2012, E-Government
IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC SERVICE PROVISION : Transport e-services
LV0009, 2012, E-Government
RESTRICTING CORRUPTION : Asset disclosure
LV0010, 2012, Asset Disclosure
RESTRICTING CORRUPTION : Lobbying law
LV0011, 2012, Legislation & Regulation
RESTRICTING CORRUPTION : Whistleblower protection
LV0012, 2012, Whistleblower Protections
RESTRICTING CORRUPTION : Public subsidy control
LV0013, 2012, Private Sector
RESTRICTING CORRUPTION : State owned enterprises management
LV0014, 2012, Private Sector
FACILITATING FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND INTRODUCING AN OPEN DATA SYSTEM : Single platform for Government websites and information
LV0015, 2012, E-Government
FACILITATING FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND INTRODUCING AN OPEN DATA SYSTEM : Online broadcasting from the Cabinet and Parliament
LV0016, 2012, E-Government
FACILITATING FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND INTRODUCING AN OPEN DATA SYSTEM : Website forpublic participation
LV0017, 2012, E-Government