According to one of the Government anti-corruption strategy for years 2013 and 2014, the Government intends to finish and pass the Act on Civil Servants (218/2002 Sb.), which has come into force, but important provisions of the Act, stipulating more independence and impartiality of servants, are excluded. The new Act on Civil Servants should ensure professionalism and openness of the state administration. The Act should come into force January 1, 2014 according to the proposal. The draft Act is in ongoing comentary procedure at Ministry of Interior AmCham members are invited to send comments by February 22. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive background materials. Read more information here.