9th term of the Croatian Parliament (14 October 2016)
Petitions and Appeals Committee
Scope of work
The Petitions and Appeals Committee shall:
- consider petitions, appeals and proposals directed to Parliament and alert the responsible authorities of violations of laws and citizens’ rights in procedures before the state administration and bodies which are vested with public authority;
- alert Parliament to the violation of laws and other negative phenomena of wider significance and propose the initiation of necessary measures for their elimination;
- investigate, through the offices of the authorised bodies, the grounds for petitions, appeals and proposals, indicate the need for undertaking legally founded measures to the authorised bodies and report thereon to the lodger of the petition, appeal or proposal;
- submit an annual report on its work to Parliament.