Jakarta: The government plans to issue an omnibus law on new capital develipment to amend as many as 57 overlapped regulations.
National Development Planning Minister Suharso Monoarfa said that 57 rules consisted of 14 laws (UU), 43 government regulations (PP), presidential regulations (Perpres), and ministerial regulations (Permen).
"There are a lot of laws that need to be changed or at least synchronized," he said here on Friday, November 29, 2019.
According to him, the revision of the capital city law has been submitted to the House of Representatives (DPR) to be included in the 2020 National Legislation Program (Prolegnas). On the other hand, the Presidential Regulation on the establishment of a specialized body is still being prepared.
"The Presidential Regulation is also being prepared," he said.
However, he could not be sure when the omnibus law would be completed. In addition to the omnibus law on capital city, the government will issue omnibus law on job creation, omnibus law on empowerment of MSMEs, and omnibus law on taxation.
"The important thing is the rule can be used immediately. if not, we cannot start," he concluded.
The transfer of capital to parts of North Penajam Paser Regency and parts of Kutai Kartanegara Regency, East Kalimantan, considers a numnber of aspects such as disaster resilience, environmental carrying capacity, water availability, infrastructure, economy and security.
The process of developing this new capital city will require at least IDR466 trillion in funds. Of that amount, the portion of the APBN will reach IDR89.4 trillion or 19.2 percent.
The new capital includes the Presidential Palace Complex, the Parliamentary Complex, the Supreme Court Building, the Constitutional Court Building, the Ministry / Institution Building and official houses. As many as 762 contest participants have submitted designs for the new capital.