On June 21, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov took part in the 39th session of Tatarstan State Council of the 5th convocation at which people’s deputies agreed on a proposal to reorganize Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the republic into two agencies such as Ministry of Youth Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan and Tatarstan Ministry of Sport.
Deputy Prime Minister - Chief of Staff of the Cabinet of Ministers of the republic Shamil Gafarov noted that the necessity of this decision was long overdue.
An interdepartmental working group on analyzing the implementation of youth policy of the republic was established in 2017.
There were 31 issues on the session’s agenda, including 15 regional, 8 federal bills and legislative initiative of Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Karelia.
The 39th session of the State Council of the republic was final in the spring session of the parliament, after which the parliamentary holidays were announced. People’s deputies will meet only in September.