• Law on Social Protection

    This law regulates the system and organization of social protection, the beneficiaries of social protection, the rights to financial assistance and social services, the procedures for exercising the rights and use of the services, performing the activity of social protection, personnel, financing and supervision over the performance of social protection and other issues of importance for the performance of the activity of social protection.

    Social protection is an activity of public interest that is realized through measures, activities, programs and policies for protection against social risks, prevention and overcoming of social problems that adversely affect the well-being of citizens, in order to:
    - promoting and maintaining the social security of the citizens,
    - prevention of social exclusion,
    - improving the quality of life of the citizens,
    - strengthening the capacities of the citizens to lead an independent, active and productive life.