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Insolvency Administration manager submits his resignation

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUErvins Abele, head of Insolvency Administration, has submitted his resignation, according to information from LETA.

Justice Minister Dzintars Rasnacs’ press-secretary Andris Vitenburgs has confirmed that the minister agreed to let Abelego. On 18 March, Rasnacs received the resignation of the head of Insolvency Administration.

The minister has agreed to end civil service relations. 31 March will be the last work day for Abele as the head of the administration.

The Justice Minister had previously requested a repeated evaluation of Abele’s professional compliance with his post. Rasnecs explained that Abele’s evaluation turned out worse results in comparison with the previous evaluation. Rasnacs did not mention Abele’s score. The minister believes the evaluation was inconclusive. Because of that, the minister ordered a repeated evaluation.

According to unofficial information, Abele has been offered a job in the State Labour Inspectorate.

Justice Ministry had previously requested explanations from Abele in regards to his statements voiced to the Saeima Public Administration and Local Government Committee against the provision of official’s status to insolvency administrators, according to information from LETA. Abele was asked a question during the meeting in regards to the pros and cons of the practice of providing official’s status to insolvency administrators. Abele replied that giving insolvency administrators the status of state officials does not change the process of administrative supervision in any way.

The parliament approved amendments to the law that put off until 1 September the term starting from which insolvency administrators who are also attorneys have to start submitting initial officials’ declarations. Rules will not change for all other insolvency administrators – they had to submit their initial declarations before 1 February.

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