CHAPTER FIFTEEN : Supervision and Monitoring
> Article 157
In order to properly implement the fourth plan, the President will present the report on the annual monitoring and evaluation of the plan progress to the Islamic Consultative Assembly by 21st of December of the next year. The report shall consist of the followings:
A.Review the performance of the legal provisions of the plan.
B.Review the performance of the executive policies.
C.Review the performance of the main macro and sector variables, such as the production and investment, foreign trade, balance of payment, budget, the monetary and inflation section, employment and unemployment.
D. Advancing operations of the national, provincial, sector and special development documents.
E.Evaluating the performance outcomes, and analyzing the causes of contradictions,
F.Necessary recommendations for improvement of the plan performance,
In order to evaluate and assess the extent of the country's progress in the context of the provisions of the plan, the long-term vision and general guidelines of the nation, the State Management and Planning Organization shall prepare the pertinent indicators and compare them with the international indicators, prepare and report the findings along with an analysis of the strengths and weaknesses, and effective recommendations to improve the country's conditions, and will present the report to the Supreme Leader, the Government, and the Islamic Consultative Assembly in the month of Tir (June 22-July 21) of each year.
Government is bound to prepare all the executive by-laws and ordinances of this law by the end of the first half of the year 1384 (September 21, 2005), the latest, and have them approved.
All the ministries, government entities and the state-owned companies subject of Article (4) of the "Law of the State Public Accounting, enacted on 22/08/1987" and other companies that more than fifty percent (50%) of their capital and shares, individually or collectively, belongs to the ministries, government entities and government companies, except the banks and credit institutions and the legal insurance companies, and also the government companies and entities that their subjection to the laws and public regulations requires that they be specified by name, such as the National Iranian Oil Company, and companies allied with the Ministry of Petroleum and their subsidiaries, Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO) and its subsidiaries, the Mining Development and Renovation Organization (MDRO) and its subsidiaries are specified in the regulations of this Law.