On 19 March, 2014, the Department of Criminal Law and Procedure of the Faculty of Law at A.Baitursynov Kostanay State University together with the Social Fund "Center of Innovation Development of Legal Science and Practice" organized the Scientific and Practical Seminar "Reforming the penal legislation in the context of the implementation of the Legal Policy Concept of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The purpose of the scientific-practical seminar was thematic analysis of the main institutions of criminal legislation in the context of discussions of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Apart from the teaching staff of the Law Faculty, undergraduate and graduate students of A.Baitursynov Kostanay State University there were representatives of
- Kostanay MIA Academy of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
- Kostanay Socio- technical University named after Academician Z. Aldamzhar;
- Kostanai region Prosecutors Office;
- Kostanai region Penal System Department;
- Members of the Regional Bar Association;
- “Legal Science and Practice Innovation Development Center” Social Fund.
The seminar focused on the urgent issues of reforming the current penal legislation.
At the end of the seminar participants gave suggestions and recommendations for changes in the project of the Penal Execution Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan.