Implementing the Instruction No. 04/CT-TTg of the Prime Minister dated January 20, 2012 on stepping up examination and control efforts to curb law violations in gas business, the People’s Committee of Ha Tinh Province issued on February 14, 2012, the Instruction No. 04/CT-UBND on the same theme.
According to the instruction, the People’s Committee required various departments and district level People’s Committee to work together in carrying out their state management functions in the gas business are; carefully monitor, examine and inspect the compliance of all gas businesses in the province with current laws and regulations and recommend sanctions for all types of violation to protect consumers’ rights. Besides, these agencies are required to announce names of the violating organizations and individuals related to gas business on public media.
The instruction also states that all gas businesses must make sure their branches and delivery systems comply with current law and regulations in terms of facilities, metrology, quality of products, fire safety, security, labor hygiene and safety, and environment protection. All gas retailers must strictly follow instructions and regulations on facility conditions, fire safety and be responsible to provide related information and safety guidelines to consumers.
(Ha Tinh Province’s Inspectorate on Science and Technology)