Strengthening policies for autonomy and decentralization

Holding meetings with the national and major government personnel

Period All year round (anytime)
Purpose Performance of activities against government and National Assembly for decentralization of power and local autonomy
Target Government, National Assembly (Public Administration and Security Committee, Legislation and Judiciary Committee, etc.) and each political party
Major works Meeting with the Chairman of the National Assembly, the representative of a party, the minister and the secretary for local autonomy development, solidarity events with provincial councilors, and so on.
(The person in charge: Policy Division Lim Su-jin ☎ 044-550-2533)

Composition and Operation of Policy Committee

Grounds Article 15 of the articles of association and policy committee regulations of the chairmen council of provincial & municipal assembly
Composition 8 members (1 chairman, 7 members), terms of office, 1 year
Qualification Member of the chairmen council of provincial & municipal assembly (chairman of provincial & municipal assembly)
Major roles Policy development on local council issues, analysis and evaluation of policies related to local autonomy, etc.
(The person in charge: Policy Division Park Ji-hwan ☎ 044-550-2531)

Awards for Good Council Activities

Period All year round (anytime)
Purpose Increasing pride by awarding members who have demonstrated outstanding council activities among provincial & municipal assemblies’ members and promoting the activities of local councils and local assemblymen to the residents
Target Recommendation of chairman of provincial & municipal assembly
Major works Nine awards from 2014 to 2019
(The person in charge: Policy Division Hwang Ki-won ☎ 044-550-2532)

Policy Debates and Academic Conferences

Period All year round (anytime)
Purpose Enhancement of legislative support functions for the improvement of local autonomy system, including the amendments of the Local Government Act and the realization of local autonomy & decentralization.
Major works Support policy debates to improve local autonomy, including amendments to the Local Government Act, support conferences and seminars, etc. for the development of local autonomy system
Support Use of sponsor's name, greetings (the president of council), recommendation of discussion panel, public relations, expense of additional events, etc.
(The person in charge: Policy Division Hwang Ki-won ☎ 044-550-2532)

Operation of Policy Advisory Committee

Grounds Article 17 of the articles of association and policy advisory committee regulations of the chairmen council of provincial & municipal assembly
Composition 18 people (1 person per city and province, 1 person recommendation by the council president) if necessary), term of office, 2 years
Qualification University professor, researcher, etc. who majored in political science, public administration, and law
Composition method Recommendation of 1 person by each provincial & municipal assembly and appointment by the council president
Meeting When there is a request of president and chairman or request of more than one half of the committee
Major roles Research on the development plan of local autonomy and local councils, review & advice on the council policies, etc.
(The person in charge: Policy Division Lim Su-jin ☎ 044-550-2533)

Formation & Operation of Special Advisory Committee

Grounds Article 17 of the articles of association and Special Advisory Committee regulations of the chairmen council of provincial & municipal assembly
Composition 17 members of the immediate previous council (same term as current council members)
Members 1 chairperson (selection), 4 vice chairpersons, 1 executive chairperson
Major roles Policy research and advice on local autonomy and local council operation
(The person in charge: Policy Division Lim Su-jin ☎ 044-550-2533)