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Legal Updates / 01.07.2019

Request for statement regarding proposed changes to procurement laws

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment requests for statements regarding proposed changes to the procurement laws.

The Ministry has prepared a draft Government Bill, dated 14 June 2019, which would amend the procurement laws by introducing the use of electronic procedures in criminal record checks. The purpose of the Bill is to clarify certain rules relating to procurement procedures and rectify certain technical errors currently included in the procurement laws.

The Bill is to enter into force on 1 January 2020. The statements should be delivered to the Ministry at the latest on 6 August 2019.

For further information, please contact:

Matti Siiteri