Contact

Address:

Government Building
Floor VI, No.605A
Street:Mother Theresa n.n.
10 000 Pristina,Kosovo
Tel:+381 38 200 14 448
[email protected]

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Quick Facts

- Official Languages in Kosovo are Albanian and Serbian.

- Language of any community that constitutes five (5) per cent of the total population in any municipality will have the status of an official language.

- Language of any community that constitutes three (3) or more per cent of the total population in any municipality or has been traditionally spoken in a municipality can be used as a language in official use.
 
- In Prizren municipality, Turkish language has a status of an official language, as the traditional language.

Senior Legal Officer

Duties and responsibilities of the Legislative Review Component – Senior Legal Officer

 

Through the Legislative Review Component of the Compliance Assurance Function, the Office will review, evaluate and provide recommendations on draft legislation to ensure the protection of language rights in accordance with the Law. The Office may also recommend the adoption of legislation that may be needed to implement andstrengthen the implementation of the Law.
 

 

The Senior Legal Officer shall ensure that the Office:
•    Reviews and makes recommendations regarding:
•    Any regulation or administrative instruction made under the Law;
•    Any other draft law, regulation or administrative instruction that affects or may affect the status or the use of the official languages, or the languages of communities whose mother tongue is not an official language of the Republic of Kosovo.
•    Cooperates with the Legal Office in the Office of the Prime Minister, the Consultative Council for Communities, and the Assembly of Kosovo to ensure that the Office is able to make recommendations on draft legislation and policies in accordance with the respective Rules of Procedure of the Government, and of the Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo.
•    Recommends the adoption of legislation that may be necessary in order to implement or enhance the implementation of the Law and shall coordinate with the Board, the Legal Office in the Office of the Prime Minister and the Assembly of Kosovo any such initiative.


Contact:
Vehbi Klaiqi-Senior Legal Officer
Nr: 038 200 14 613
E-mail:

[email protected]