A. N. BODAK, head of the Standing committee of the Council of the Republic National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus for legislation and state construction, candidate of legal sciences, associate professor
9, Krasnoarmeyskaya st., Minsk, Republic of Belarus, 220016
G. A. VASILEVICH, head of the Department of constitutional law of the Law faculty of the Belarusian State University, doctor of legal sciences, professor, honored lawyer of the Republic of Belarus
8, Leningradskaya st., Minsk, Republic of Belarus, 220030
The main attention in present article is paid to modern tendencies of legislative process improvement in the Republic of Belarus. The author shows the motivation of the Parliament, as legislative body, to establish on the basis of the Constitution and in line with the Law "On normative legal acts of the Republic of Belarus" a detailed procedure for drafting, discussion, analysis (examination), adoption and enactment and, if necessary, the interpretation of legislation. On 10 January 2010 the first Law "On normative legal acts of the Republic of Belarus" was adopted. Since the adoption of the mentioned law a great experience was accumulated in Belarus, which shows some problems and these problems have to be resolved. The practice raised new questions that should give answers based on a new knowledge about the laws of legal development. Therefore, at present the Belarusian Parliament in the houses is working on a new version of the above law. The draft law takes into account the domestic and foreign experience, first of all Russian experience, reflected in scientific publications, the acts of the current legislation, to improve rulemaking and enforcement. The extended session of the Scientific Advisory Council for Socio-Economic Development of the Republic of Belarus under Presidium of the Council of the Republic National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus of the sixth convocation on the topic "Legislative process in the Republic of Belarus: problems and ways of their resolving (including the draft law of the Republic of Belarus "On normative legal acts of the Republic of Belarus")", held on 30 March 2017 became an important event where the professionals had a possibility to discuss topical issues in the sphere of law-making.
The representatives of presidential Administration of the Republic of Belarus, legislative, Executive and judicial branches of government, other organizations and the scientific community participated this event. As expert there was one of the founders of the law-making scientific school, creator of the modern concept of the main institutions of public law, deputy head of the centre for public law studies of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation, doctor of law, professor, honored science worker of the Russian Federation, correspondent member of the International Academy of Comparative Law Yu. A. Tikhomirov. His ideas and evaluation was a powerful incentive to improve the quality of the bill.
Keywords: legislative process normative legal acts, the Republic of Belarus.