| 18 Feb 2016 @ 17:21, by Heiner Benking|
Today our parliament celebated 25 years parliamentary technology impact asessment. Everybody liked the achievements of "independent" advise for palamentarians - which is quite unique, even when the British and French were earlier and the drives to implement in Germany were even nearly 27 years ago. But this were times of change...
The offical ceremony was last year - but times and schedules are moving these days...
The US with the OTA was mcuh earlier, but closed, so nobody remembers - so I feel I need to add my 5 cents... after hearing all these applauding talks in the parliament..
I strongly recommend: https://www.tab-beim-bundestag.de/en/publications/index.html
this is the Press Release of the event form November last year: https://www.bundestag.de/presse/pressemitteilungen/2015/neuer-inhalt/397344
I recommend (in ENGLISH): TAB: https://www.tab-beim-bundestag.de/en/index.html
We can be brief - the most important TAB results on 4 pages https://www.tab-beim-bundestag.de/en/news/20150909.html
I have some memory and stories of those times in 1989 . 1991 and I feel this might be of some interest...