On 27 June, the annual negotiations between the Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments (LALRG) and Ministry of the Interior were held.
Main topics of the negotiations were: the National civil defence plan and the Civil defence plan of local governments; the rights of municipalities to declare a special legal regime in crisis situations; the procedure for the establishment of the local civil protection commission, its’ competence and management.
Negotiations were conducted by the Minister of the Interior Rihards Kozlovskis and other representatives of the Ministry. The LALRG was represented by Deputy Chairman of the LALRG’s Committee on Economic Affairs, Deputy Chairman of the Jelgava City Council Jurijs Strods and LALRG’s Adviser Aino Salmiņš. Chairmen and representatives of other local governments participated and gave contribution during the negotiations.