Bill on the special status of Batken region was adopted at a meeting of the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan in three readings.
It is planned that after granting a special status to the region, a special regime for state procurement of goods will be introduced and benefits for the provision of state and municipal services to the population of Batken region will be offered.
Within the framework of this bill, it is planned to strengthen the powers of the representative of the Cabinet of Ministers in Batken region:
- Special functional and administrative, organizational and management powers and special status;
- Powers on coordination of the activities of territorial subdivisions of state bodies and local self-government bodies and interaction with law enforcement bodies and security agencies.