The meeting focused on the work on departmental decorations and other awards equal to them, awards of government agencies, approval of the legal status of the medal “Veteran of Labour” as well as proposals to improve the heraldic description of departmental awards.
Following the discussion, the Secretary of State gave specific instructions and recommendations.
The Heraldic Commission on Departmental Decorations was established by the Decree of the President dated September 30, 2011 # 155. It comprises representatives from the Executive Office of the President, the Prime Minister's Office, government agencies, MPs, public figures and experts.
The Commission’s mail task is to improve legal acts on departmental awards and their heraldic descriptions.