Process of Consultation and Disclosure of the Proposed Draft Law on Citizen Participation
The Process of Consultation and Disclosure of the Proposed Draft Law on Citizen Participation was a dialogue space designed for the primary social stakeholders to provide feedback on the proposed Citizen Participation Law from its regional and sectorial perspectives. At the conclusion of the consultations, the feasibility of contributions and recommendations were legally evaluated, in order to submit the proposed Draft Bill for approval to the Cabinet Council of the Executive Branch and to later submit it to the National Assembly.
Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?
Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?
Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?
Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?
Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?
Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?
- embedded in the constitution/legislation
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- citizens civil society
- democratic innovation yields a non-binding decision