9th term of the Croatian Parliament (14 October 2016)
Interparliamentary Co-operation Committee
Scope of work
The Interparliamentary Co-operation Committee, together with the Foreign Affairs Committee, shall oversee the implementation of the foreign policy of the Republic of Croatia within the framework of interparliamentary co-operation with other countries and international organisations in activities of common interest. The Interparliamentary Co-operation Committee shall facilitate co-operation with representative bodies of other countries and international organisations by establishing joint bodies and friendship groups, undertaking joint actions, aligning positions on issues of common interest, and exchanging experiences through mutual work exchange programmes, documentation and informative materials and bulletins, joint meetings between Members of Parliament and exchanges of delegations. The Interparliamentary Co-operation Committee, together with the Foreign Affairs Committee, shall consider reports from permanent and temporary delegations of Parliament to international parliamentary institutions, as well as reports on the work of friendship groups with the representative bodies of individual countries. The chairperson and deputy chairperson of the Committee are elected by Parliament from among the ranks of Members of Parliament who are elected to permanent delegations of Parliament to international parliamentary institutions, while the members of the Committee are members of these delegations.