This channel is constituted as a point of access to the prior public consultation processes and public hearing and information processes in the process of preparing draft bills, draft legislative decrees and regulatory legislation undertaken by the Ministry and its dependent or linked public bodies, in accordance with the provisions of Article 133 of
Law 39/2015, of 1 October, on the CommonAdministrative Procedure of the Public Administrations, and Article 26 of
Law50/1997, of 27 November, of the Government.
This point of access complies with the provisions of
Order PRE/1590/2016, of 3 October, publishing the Agreement of the Council of Ministers of 30 September 2016, laying down the instructions to provide for public participation in the process of drafting legislation through the website of the ministerial departments.
PRIOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION.
The prior public consultation processes have the aim of gathering the opinions of citizens, organisations and associations through the preparation of draft legislation.
HEARING AND PUBLIC INFORMATION.
The purpose of the public hearing and information process is to gather the opinions of citizens with rights and legitimate interests relating to draft legislation already prepared, directly or through representative organisations and to obtain any additional contributions that other persons or entities might make