AIPA CAUCUS


A decade of AIPA Caucus establishment has brought AIPA to have a better cooperation and coordination in the realization of ASEAN Community. As stipulated under Resolution No. 28GA/2007/Pol/03, the establishment of this meeting was officially adopted. AIPA Caucus is aimed to be a mechanism to develop common legislative initiatives with the objective in harmonizing the laws of ASEAN Member States. As one of AIPA ad-hoc committees, it is also utilized as a platform for regular interaction amongst AIPA Member Parliaments as well as AIPA and ASEAN in monitoring the implementation of AIPA resolutions which has been adopted by the AIPA General Assembly.

In its development, working group(s) discussions have been included in the proceeding of the 8th and 9th AIPA Caucus with aimed to conduct in-depth and focus discussion. This is based on the Resolution No. 34GA/2013/Org/13 on the Amendment of the Terms of Reference of AIPA Caucus that has been adopted during the 34th General Assembly in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam. Hence, a more effective and efficient information sharing and exchanges on the implementation of resolutions with the objective to harmonize laws amongst members can be materialized.