Azerbaijan may introduce technical regulation

Azerbaijan may introduce technical regulation. This is stipulated by the draft "Law on Technical Regulation", discussed Feb. 14 at a meeting of Azerbaijanchr("39")s parliamentary committee for economic policy, industry and entrepreneurship.

The law consists of four sections and 18 articles. The law reflects the general concept of technical regulation, the goals and principles of technical regulation, legislation in this area, the scope of the law, state obligations, general requirements for technical regulations, requirements for their structure and content, as well as other issues.

In accordance with the draft law, the technical regulation will be aimed at ensuring protection of life and health of population, as well as protection of environment, property and interests of the state.