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Committees of Senior Officials

The Committees of Senior Officials in the Nordic Council of Ministers consist of national government officials who are charged with preparing and following up on issues in a number of priority areas.
The Nordic Committee of Senior Officials for Legislative Affairs
The Nordic Committee of Senior Officials for Legislative Affairs (ÄK-LAG) is composed of senior officials responsible for legislative work in the Ministry of Justice in their respective countries. The committee prepares and follows up on the ministers' annual meetings. It sets up working groups and initiates joint Nordic projects. The main elements of the Programme for the Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers are discussed by the committee before they come into effect.