THE PRESIDENT
 
 
No. 02/2015/L-CTN
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
 
Hanoi, June 23, 2015
 
ORDER
On the promulgation of law [1]
 
THE PRESIDENT OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC
OF VIETNAM
 
Pursuant to Articles 88 and 91 of the Constitution of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam;
Pursuant to Article 91 of the Law on Organization of the National Assembly;
Pursuant to Article 57 of the Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents,
 
PROMULGATES:
The Law on the Vietnam Fatherland Front,
Which was passed on June 9, 2015, by the XIIIth National Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam at its 9th session.
 
President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
TRUONG TAN SANG
 
THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY
 
No. 75/2015/QH13
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
 
 
Law
On the Vietnam Fatherland Front [2]
 
Pursuant to the Constitution of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam;
The National Assembly promulgates the Law on the Vietnam Fatherland Front.
Chapter I
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Vietnam Fatherland Front
Inheriting the historical role of the National United Front of Vietnam founded and led by the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Ho Chi Minh, the Vietnam Fatherland Front is a political alliance and voluntary union of the political organization, socio-political organizations, social organizations and prominent individuals representing their class, social stratum, ethnicity or religion and overseas Vietnamese.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front is the political base of the people’s administration; and shall represent and protect the lawful and legitimate rights and interests of the People; rally and uphold the strength of the great national unity, exercise democracy and promote social consensus; conduct social supervision and criticism; and participate in the building of the Party and the State, and in people’s diplomacy, thus contributing to national construction and defense.
Article 2. Scope of regulation
This Law prescribes the rights, responsibilities, organization and operation of the Vietnam Fatherland Front; the relationships between the Vietnam Fatherland Front and the State, the People and organizations; and conditions for the operation of the Vietnam Fatherland Front