Provisions On Sworn Notary Vocational Further Training

Original Language Title: Noteikumi par zvērināta notāra profesionālās kvalifikācijas celšanu

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Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 484 in Riga, 30 June 2008 (pr. No 44 49) provisions on sworn notary's professional qualifications issued under the notarial law in the third paragraph of article 23.1 i. General questions 1. determines the activity of the notary certified professional qualifi cations, which benefit credits, credit granting criteria and procedures, as well as the number of credits required to complete or partial exemption from the regular sort of proficiency testing, and the order in which there is total or partial exemption from the regular proficiency testing sorting. 2. Sworn notaries, who since sworn notary examination (hereinafter examination) or previous sworn notary qualification examination regular settlement in accordance with the procedure laid down in these provisions has acquired 200 credits on this provisions referred to in paragraph 4, the activities may be exempted from the regular proficiency testing of the second part (theoretical and it test of application) (partial exemption). 3. Sworn notaries, who since the exam or previous sworn notary qualification examination regular settlement in accordance with the procedure laid down in these provisions has acquired 200 credits on this provisions in 4.1 and 4.2 above, of which at least half are derived for practical training, and 30 credits for other activities, can be exempted from regular proficiency testing fully (full release). II. Professional training activities and the procedure for awarding credits 4. Credits according to the rules set out in the annex to these credit points sworn notary public for full or partial exemption from regular proficiency testing granted for the following activities: 4.1 for the Latvian sworn notary Council (hereinafter Council) under each priority areas organised the seminar, course, lecture, or other types of theoretical and practical training (training) full attendance;
4.2. the notarial or other international organisation of notaries (hereinafter referred to as foreign notarial) organised a full attendance of training or other training if these visits make training organized in areas which are tested in a sworn notary knowledge and skills in the regular and extraordinary qualification examination, and if after the sworn notary application, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 10 or 11 adopted a separate decision that the visits are assigned to training credits;
4.3. for other types of activities (annex) areas are checked sworn notary knowledge and skills in the regular and extraordinary proficiency test. 5. training visit is considered valuable, if attendance is at least 85% and training providers is specified by the higher percentage of training visits, as well as successfully pass training examination (if any). 6. Priority areas for obtaining credit 4.1. activity referred to each next year, no later than 15 august each year shall be determined by the Council, with the participation of the Minister of Justice authorized person (hereinafter referred to as the Commission). The Commission may invite also the Faculty of higher education institutions. Priority areas for obtaining credit is determined according to the areas in which applicants will be tested and sworn notary knowledge and skills in the examination and regular and extraordinary proficiency test. 7. The Commission shall, by 31 October each year to assess the Council drafted a list of scheduled for next year, which contains information about a planned training, subject, content, training providers, trainers and the venue, and take a decision on the specific allocation of the number of credits each of them according to these rules laid down in the credit granting criteria. The Council within two weeks from the date of adoption of this decision sends out all of the sworn notaries to their practice location address next year's training list, specify a field, subject, the date and location, as well as the number of credit units. 8. to receive the credits on this provisions referred to in paragraph 4, activities, a sworn notary within three weeks after the activity is completed, submit to the Council appropriate supporting documents (annex) certifying the successful completion of this activity, and is the basis for the allocation of credits. If the advertised regular background checks for the duration of the day and sworn notary willing to sort this out and wish to be fully or partially exempted from the relevant supporting documents sworn notary shall submit, no later than 14. those provisions before the expiry of the period referred to in paragraph 1. 9. the Council shall, within two weeks of the rule referred to in paragraph 8 of document receipt it will consider and adopt a decision on the allocation of the number of credits a sworn notary pursuant to these rules or criteria set out in annex to Commission training specific to the number of credits or justify a refusal to give credit for the activity. The decision taken by the Council of sworn notary declares by notification to sworn notary's practice location. 10. If sworn notaries have attended the training, which is not organised by the Council, and wants them to get credits, then within three weeks after the completion of training of sworn notary shall submit to the Commission, the exact location of the supporting pillars, documents certifying successful completion of training, training, content, trainers, venue and time. The Commission has two weeks from the date of receipt of documents it will consider and adopt a decision on the allocation of the number of credits according to the criteria set out in these rules or justify a refusal to give credit for the visited training. The decision taken by the Commission shall notify the sworn notary, by sending notice to the sworn notary's practice site, and inform the Council. 11. If a sworn notary is scheduled to attend the training, which is not organised by the Council before attending this training, he may submit a request to the Commission to assess and determine the credit granted for training. In this case, a sworn notary, together with a request to submit information on training, content, trainers, venue and time. The Commission has two weeks from the date of receipt of documents shall examine and decide on the appropriate number of credits according to the criteria laid down in these provisions or to justify the refusal. The decision taken by the Commission shall notify the sworn notary, by sending notice to the sworn notary's practice location. 12. If a sworn notary since the previous regular test or examination for the qualification must be sorted in an extraordinary examination of the qualification, to the exceptional results obtained the qualification examination credits do not delete, and, if the emergency examination of qualification is settled, getting credit going. 13. the Council accounted for sworn notaries assigned credits. III. Exemption from regular proficiency testing 14. Sworn notaries, which since the exam or previous regular Qualifi cations settlement checks have brought his professional or academic qualifications and wish to be fully or partially exempted from regular proficiency testing, within three weeks of the regular background checks for the duration of the day broke this rule the Council submitted 8. documents referred to in these rules referred to in paragraph 4, activities for which has not yet been given credit, request the Council to give an opinion to the Minister of Justice on sworn notary's full or partial exemption from regular proficiency testing, as well as the Minister of Justice addressed the submissions, which expresses the will of the sort routine background checks. 15. the Council two weeks after this provision 14. the expiry of the period referred to in paragraph 1 shall evaluate the request and the documents received, collect sworn notary number of credits granted and forwarded to the Minister of Justice sworn notary public application and a reasoned opinion on a certain number of credits in the assignment with a proposal on the sworn notary's full or partial exemption from regular proficiency testing. 16. in order to receive the full or partial exemption from regular proficiency testing, a sworn notary for professional or academic qualifications in each two-year period since the exam or previous regular proficiency testing should receive not less than 40 and not more than 120 credit points. IV. allocation of Credits required training criteria 17. Training assigns one credit for each astronomical hours (60 minutes) (category I), if the training meets the following criteria: 17.1. training the offeror-accredited educational institution, the national regulatory authority, legal person, Association of persons or the Foundation, which shall include the following basic training, as well as the organisation of the Council;

17.2. training focus and topic-learning audience with knowledge, the Council organized front training or other sworn notary training visited the topic meets the for the year set out priority areas for training foreign notarial organised training for satisfy the subject areas are tested certified notary knowledge and skills in the regular and extraordinary qualification test;
17.3. teacher qualifications – at least the law degree or professional experience in law for at least 10 years, or training appropriate to the theme master, or training on the topic of appropriate professional experience of at least 10 years;
17.4. target audience – legal professionals associated with the judiciary, especially sworn notaries. 18. the 0.5 credits granted for Training each astronomical hours (60 minutes) (category II) when the training meets the following criteria: 18.1. training providers – public administration, legal person, Association of persons or institutions, as well as by the Council;
18.2. training focus and topic-learning audience with knowledge, the Council organized front training or other sworn notary training visited the topic meets the for the year set out priority areas for training foreign notarial organised training for satisfy the subject areas are tested certified notary knowledge and skills in the regular and extraordinary qualification test;
18.3. instructor qualifications: Bachelor of law, or second level professional higher education in law, or training on the topic of appropriate Science Bachelor, or second level professional higher education, or training on the topic of appropriate professional experience of at least three years. 19. These rules 17 and 18 the following tutorials, which are intended to be the final test-Coaching training-granted credits for a double. 20. training the offeror controls the training attendance and if at least 85% visited training (if training providers is specified by the higher percentage of training visits) and successfully pass the final examination (if any), attest to the success of the completion of the training. V. closing question 21 to august 1, 2008 training which the Council had planned to organize during the period from the entry into force of these rules until 31 December 2008, it provides credits according to the criteria referred to in these provisions, which comply with the training for which the credits granted (chapter IV of these regulations), and by august 15, 2008 to the juries of the notaries to send their practice location address scheduled training list by selecting specific training, the scope, subject, the date and location, as well as the number of credits to be acquired. The Council on this training attendance sworn notary credits respectively. The Prime Minister's site-traffic Minister a. shlesers Justice Minister g. Smith attachment Cabinet June 30, 2008. Regulations No 484 Of sworn notaries activities of professional qualification to be awarded the credits and supporting documents of sworn notaries credits granted for the following activities: no PO box activity credit units supporting documents I. training 1. Sworn Notary Council under each priority areas organised training for a full visit (including successful passing of examination in the If one is provided) in accordance with the Commission decision to licence, certificate, 2. organised foreign notarial training a full visit, which the Commission granted the credits (including successful passing of examination, if applicable) in accordance with the Commission decision to licence certificate, certificate 3. other training for a full visit, which the Commission granted the credits (including the successful nokārošan examination, if any) in accordance with the Commission decision to licence certificate, certificate, (II). other activities 4. Lecture or series of lectures for the teaching of a sworn notary or sworn notary applicants for individual rights sector 6 of 60 minute lecture and presentation of the preparation of the certificate contract for 60-minute lectures 2 repeated presentation of 5. Training course on the rights of the accredited teaching professional or academic training programme 2 on 60-minute lectures and presentation of certificate preparation contract for 60 minutes, 0.5 lectures repeated presentation of a lecture or lecture 6 course teaching of individual rights sector 1 of 60 minute lecture and presentation of the preparation of the certificate contract for 60-minute lectures 0.5 repeated presentation of 7. message or paper Review reading foreign notarial or other institutions organised a conference or training seminar for 12 autorloksn (40000 characters, including spaces between words) statement 8. publication of successful law post-graduate studies for 20 years of active Studio school's statement 9. Scientific publication law officially recognized the foreign scientific editions of 20 for autorloksn (40000 characters, including spaces between words) 10 Scientific Publications the publication rights of the Latvian Science Council established review spending of scientific publications listed in 15 on autorloksn (40000 characters, including spaces between words) publication 11. Publication of the notarial practice issues in public expenditure in the other 10 for autorloksn (40000 mark , including spaces between words) Latvian sworn notary Council declaration 12. participation in legislative drafting inter-institutional working group 15 statement or other evidence (such as protocols) 13. participation in the international organisation of notaries (Council of Notaries of the European Union, the International Union of Latin Notaries) or the institution work 15 or other certificate the certificate (for example, Protocol) 14. Active participation of the disciplinary Commission of the notary of the jury or the internal control in the Commission 10 Latvian sworn notary Council Declaration 15. Active participation of the Latvian Sworn Notary Council 10 Latvian sworn notary Council 16. acknowledgement to the active participation of the Latvian sworn notary Council, long-term project 10 Latvian sworn notary Council Affirmation 17. Lecture course a sworn notary Office 10 Latvian sworn notary Council Declaration 18. Active participation (if sworn notaries have attended at least 80% of the activities) of the Latvian sworn notary Council organised event or public legal awareness-raising activities (for example, notary, specially prepared separate lectures read a specific audience) 5 Latvian sworn notary Council affirmation by the Minister of Justice g. Smith