At the proposal of the Government of the Republic of Srpska, and after obtaining the opinion of the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska, the President of the Republic of Srpska passes following decrees with legal force

10/04/2020

At the proposal of the Government of the Republic of Srpska, and after obtaining the opinion of the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska, the President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović passed the following decrees:

  1. Decree with legal force on tax measures to mitigate the economic consequences caused by the COVID-19 pandemic caused by the SARS-COV-2 virus
  2. Decree with legal force on the exemption of paid fees for organising games of chance
  3. Decree with the force of law on amendments to the Law on Primary Education
  4. Decree with legal force on amendments to the Law on Secondary Education and Upbringing
  5. Decree with legal force on deadlines and actions in administrative procedures and other procedures determined by special substantive regulations during the state of emergency for the territory of the Republic of Srpska

The said decrees shall enter into force on the day following the day of their publication in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Srpska.

The adoption of the mentioned decrees was preceded by the meeting in the Palace of the Republic held by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Srpska Radovan Višković and the line ministers – Minister of Finance Zora Vidović, Minister of Physical Planning, Construction and Ecology Srebrenka Golić, Minister of Administration and Local Self-Government Lejla Rešić and Minister of Education and Culture Natalija Trivić.

The meeting was attended by the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska and the President of the Parliamentary Committee for Constitutional Issues Nedeljko Čubrilović and the President of the Legislative Committee in the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska Dušica Šojala.