On October 27, 2015, the Ministry of Planning and Investment issued the Circular No. 12/2015/TT-BKHDT guiding on professional regulation for judicial expertise activities; procedures for appointment of judicial expertise participants and establishment of judicial expertise council in the field of planning and investment.
In accordance with regulations in this Circular, the judicial expertise dossier shall be made by the judicial expertise performer; such dossier shall include the expertise solicitation decision, the written request for expertise; the written record of handover and receipt of the dossier and object of solicited or requested expertise; expertise photos (if any); previous expertise conclusion or result of the expertise test or experimentation performed by another person (if any) and other documents related to the expertise process and the judicial expertise conclusions.
Also in accordance with this Circular, if having difference between the result of the initial expertise and that of the second one of the same content, the Judicial expertise council in the field of planning and investment is established as, organization and Personnel Department shall preside over and cooperate with Legal Department in choosing judicial expertise performers for specific cases according to the content of expertise solicitation, completing the expertise dossier and submitting it to the Minister for decision on establishment of the Council;
The Judicial expertise council shall include at least 03 members who are specialized and experienced in the field subject to expertise and the Judicial expertise council shall operate by collective expertise mechanism.