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Academic Seminar on the Development of ASEAN’s Legal Database
20th August 2015
On Thursday 20th August 2015, at 8.30 – 12.00 hours, the Secretariat of the Senate acting as the Secretariat of the National Legislative Assembly, with the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, held an academic seminar “The Development of ASEAN Legal Database” at the Grand Hall, Royal Plaza Attanee Bangkok A Royal Meridian. Mr. Surachai Liengboonlertchai, First Vice-President of the National Legislative Assembly and the Chairperson of the Commission of Information and Communication Technology of the National Legislative Assembly, presided over the opening ceremony of the seminar. Many people including representatives from the ASEAN member countries’ embassies and people from the public and private sectors attended the seminar. During the academic lecture, Associate Professor Asanee Kawtrakul, Professor at the Faculty of Engineering, Kasetsart University, and Mr. Boonma Techawanich, Legal Advisor of the First Vice-President of the National Legislative Assembly, were speakers and exchanged ideas about the methods for cooperation in order to develop the ASEAN legal database to publicize the website, asean-law.senate.go.th, to benefit the public and private sectors and as a channel for the people who need to retrieve the information related to the ASEAN legislations.