The Ministry of Social Development published the Draft Law on State Social Procurement on their website: http://www.gov.kg/?p=44298 and info is available at: http://kg.akipress.org/news:605244
The draft Law on State Social Procurement was developed by the Working Group established by the Ministry of Social Development (MoSD) in December 2013 and included 11 representatives of the MoSD, CSOs, Development Policy Institute and International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) supported by the USAID-funded Collaborative Governance Program (CGP). The Working Group worked intensively from January until May to improve the legislation on State Procurement of Social Services and presented it to the Ministry of Social Procurement, Ministry of Health, MP Dastan Bekeshev and it has undergone several public hearings and discussions in Bishkek and six oblast centers. The draft Law integrated amendments proposed during the public hearings and was submitted to the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in October to initiate in Parliament.

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The members of the Working Group representing MoSD, CSOs, DPI, and ICNL are at the First Public Hearings of the Draft Law on SP at Kyrgyz National University

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Minister of Social Development Kudaibergen Bazarbaev with CSOs at the First Public Hearings of the Draft Law on SP at Kyrgyz National University