TITLE OF THE PUBLICATION
"New regulations on aliens in Romania»
SURNAME AND NAME OF AUTHOR(S)
Romania Soros Foundation website
PLACE AND DATE OF PUBLICATION
16 August 2011
TYPE OF PUBLICATION
LANGUAGE OF THE DOCUMENT
LANGUAGE OF THE REVIEW
Integration of immigrants students
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
The article announced that in July 2011, was promulgated Law no. 157/11.07.2011 which introduces new regulations concerning aliens in Romania.
Numerous NGO welcomes the emergence of these laws on amending and supplementing certain laws on foreigners in Romania. Also, appreciate the transparency and availability of the Administration Ministry to work with civil society in the process of drafting the legislation and to include the comments and suggestions made in order to improve the specific regulations.
New Law 157/11.07.2011 improves the current legal framework on aliens and offers the possibility that in the future, Romania to manage the phenomenon of immigration in a more effective and beneficial way for all parties involved.
COMMENTS ON THIS PUBLICATION
The new law covers a number of positive changes most notably: regulations relating to Schengen, facilitating access and participation in the labor market for highly skilled migrant workers, allowing them to work for foreigners on domestic tolerance, harmonization of reunification family, the possibility of changing the purpose of the visa period of stay, procedures that facilitate foreigners' access to basic services and encourage their integration through a simplified access to education, training and labor market protection and increased support for foreigners who are part of vulnerable groups and victims of human trafficking.
NGOs active in the field of immigration show their support and express their willingness to cooperate with the state in order to continue perfecting the legal framework and the implementation of existing rules on foreigners in Romania. In this regard, they consider the consultation including participation in the work of the Steering Group of the National Strategy on Immigration 2011-2014.
Name of Compiler
Mihaela Cornelia Achihăiței
Name of Institution
Liceul “Alexandru cel Bun” Botoșani
Role in the institution