Minister Saljii had a meeting today with the official legal adviser to the United States in Skopje, Mr. John McNeil.
Minister Saljiji thanked Mr. McNeil on his visit and on the offered assistance from the United States, and in
this context, informed him about the steps taken by the Ministry of Justice
regarding the implementation of reforms in the justice sector.
The Minister also informed Mr. McNeil about the latest amendments to the Law on Courts and the Law
on the Judicial Council, the Law on Public Prosecution
Office and the Law on the Council of Public Prosecutors, the
amendments to the Criminal Code and the Law on Criminal Procedure.
The topic of the conversation was also the installation
of audio and video equipment for recording in courtrooms.
Minister Salljiji informed Mr. McNeil about the installation of the equipment that is planned
to be installed in the Basic Court Skopje 1, Skopje, for which the tender procedure was initiated, as
well as the installation that should be carried out in cooperation with the
Judicial Council in the courts with extended competence throughout the
territory of Macedonia.
Mr. McNeil promised to support the Ministry of Justice of
the Republic of Macedonia for all projects that will help the country's integration process.
Both parties agreed on further cooperation, as well as on
exchange of experiences in this area.