Red Dao, Hmong tribal school in Sapa. Vietnam

Article 11. Agencies and persons competent to permit and decide on assignment of persons who are eligible for diplomatic passports or official passports

Article 11. Agencies and persons competent to permit and decide on assignment of persons who are eligible for diplomatic passports or official passports

  1. The Politburo; Secretariat; Commissions, Departments and agencies of the Party Central Committee; other agencies established by the Party Central Committee, and Politburo and Secretariat of the Party Central Committee; the Office of the Party Central Committee; provincial and municipal Party Committees.
  2. The National Assembly Standing Committee; the Ethnic Council and Committees of the National Assembly; agencies of the National Assembly Standing Committee; the Director of the National Assembly Office; the Auditor General of the State Audit Office of Vietnam.
  3. The Prime Minister; ministers, heads of ministerial-level agencies, and heads of government-attached agencies and other agencies established by the Government or Prime Minister.
  4. The Director of the President Office.
  5. The Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court.
  6. The Procurator General of the Supreme People’s Procuracy.
  7. Standing bodies of provincial-level People’s Councils, chairpersons of provincial-level People’s Committees.
  8. The Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee.
  9. The Vietnam General Confederation of Labor, Vietnam Women’s Union Central Committee, Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee, Vietnam Peasants’ Union Central Committee and Vietnam War Veterans Association Central Committee.
  10. For staffs managed by the Politburo and Secretariat of the Party Central Committee, relevant regulations shall be applied.
  11. Ministers, heads of ministerial-level agencies, heads of government-attached agencies and other agencies established by the Government or Prime Minister, and chairpersons of provincial-level People’s Committees may authorize heads of their attached units to send or permit cadres, civil servants and public employees abroad on working trips and also send a notice thereof to agencies competent to issue passports.