The 12th Plenary Meeting of the 14th Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK took place at the Mansudae Assembly Hall on December 4.
Choe Ryong Hae, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and president of the SPA Presidium, presided over the meeting.
It was attended by Vice-presidents Thae Hyong Chol and Pak Yong Il, Secretary-general Ko Kil Son and other members of the SPA Presidium.
Officials concerned of the SPA Presidium and the Cabinet were also present as observers.
Brought up at the meeting were agenda items “On convening a session of the SPA of the DPRK”, “On adopting the law of the DPRK on rejecting reactionary ideology and culture”, “On adopting the law of the DPRK on introduction of sci-tech achievements”, “On adopting the law of the DPRK on forestry”, “On adopting the law of the DPRK on mobile telecommunications” and “On recalling and electing judges of the Central Court of the DPRK”.
First, a decision of the SPA Presidium on convening the 4th Session of the 14th SPA of the DPRK on the agenda item of the meeting was adopted with the unanimous approval of its participants.
Then, there was an explanation of the gist of relevant laws deliberated at the Legislation Committee of the SPA.
Based on in-depth studies and discussions of the agenda items, the meeting adopted the decrees of the SPA Presidium on the adoption of the above-said laws with the unanimous approval of its participants.
Judges of the Central Court of the DPRK were recalled and elected at the meeting.