Accession Process Management System
With the adoption of ‘The Strategy bases of the Republic of Macedonia for acquiring associative EU member status’ as of September 1997, the Government set up grounds for establishing management system of the European integration process. In the function of major effectiveness and efficiency as well as increasing obligations towards the European Union, this system has been continuously upgraded. Its current structure is as follows:
Furthermore, the Committee of Working Groups for Approximation of Legislation, the Secretariat for Legislation (evaluating the approximation of legislation), the General Secretariat within the Government (to observe Article 66 of the Rules of Procedure of the Government for approximation with the EU regulations), the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia (adopting the laws in the field of European integration), the Committee for European Affaires within the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia and the National Council for European Integration actively participate in the process of approximation of the national with the EU legislation.