|Do you have a National Interoperability Framework?||Yes||The principles of National NIF are set by Law on State Information Systems and consequent regulations. The purpose of the Law on State Information Systems is to ensure the accessibility of information provided by State and local government institutions and the quality of the State Information Systems. Regulations on Procedures for the Establishment, Maintenance and Activities of the State Information Systems Integrators and Procedures for Ensuring of the Functioning of State Information Systems within the Framework of Integrated State Information Systems prescribes the procedures for the establishment, maintenance and activities of the State information systems integrators, as well as the procedures by which the functioning of State information systems shall be ensured within the framework of integrated State information systems, using an integrator. The portal of Integrated State Information System maintained by State Reginal Development Agency provides co-ordination and implementation of NIF principles in developing/updating State Information Systems and electronic services (https://ivis.eps.gov.lv/ivisportal/). Please, find regulations regarding the operation within National NIF: General Security Requirements of State Information Systems; Requirements for the Protection of Critical State Information Systems and State Information System Management Integrators; Procedures for the Establishment, Maintenance and Activities of the State Information Systems Management Integrators and Procedures for Ensuring of the Functioning of State Information Systems within the Framework of Integrated State Information Systems; General Technical Requirements of State Information Systems.|
|Have public administrations aligned their national interoperability frameworks with the European Interoperability Framework?||Yes||Point of Single Access of Integrator of State information systems (VISS, https://ivis.eps.gov.lv) provides the alignment of the NIF with the European Interoperability Framework. The concept of Point of Single Access to State Information Systems approved: (http://www.mk.gov.lv/lv/mk/tap/?pid=40176220&mode=mk&date=2011-08-02)|
|Does your National Interoperability Framework take into account the European dimension of public service delivery?||Yes||The European dimension of public service delivery is taken into account according to the concept of Point of Single Access: (http://www.mk.gov.lv/lv/mk/tap/?pid=40176220&mode=mk&date=2011-08-02). Please find information on Projects to align National interoperability framework with the European Interoperability Framework: Project “Fizisko un juridisko personu un publiskās pārvaldes iestāžu datu apmaiņa ar Eiropas Savienības dalībvalstu informācijas reģistru tīklu (single Accesspoint)” on the website of The Ministry of Environment Protection and Regional Development: http://www.varam.gov.lv/lat/fondi/ESper07_13/32211/?doc=13371 Project scope includes development of centralized technological solution for public and municipal institutions for information Exchange with EU Institutions and EU Memberstates – in co-ordination process. Project on Crossboder information exchange on Social security information (according to regulation 29.04.2004 (EC) 883/2004) – development initiated.|
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