The Technical General Secretariat, which will depend on the head of the department, will exercise, in general, the functions referred to in article 46 of Law 1/1983, of December 13, and other regional regulations and, where appropriate, states that are applicable and, in particular, the following:
a) Legal and technical advice to the head of this ministry, as well as to the management centers of the ministry, without prejudice to the functions attributed to the legal services of the Community of Madrid, in accordance with Law 3/1999, of 30 March, Organization of Legal Services.
b) The promotion, study, coordination and elaboration, where appropriate, of the projects of normative provisions that affect matters specific to the Ministry, as well as the request for the issuance of the mandatory reports.
c) The analysis of bills and draft regulations prepared by other ministries.
d) The promotion, study, coordination and preparation, as the case may be, of matters that are to be submitted to the Governing Council and its Commission of Vice-Councillors and Technical General Secretaries.
e) The elaboration of the proposals for resolution of the administrative resources against the acts dictated by the bodies of the council, as well as the investigation of the claims of patrimonial responsibility that are presented for the operation of the same, without prejudice to the powers attributed to the Madrid Health Service.
f) The report, coordination, follow-up, file and, where appropriate, publication of the conventional activity in the area of competence of the ministry.
g) The management of procedures derived from the protectorate of foundations whose purposes are related to the powers attributed to the Ministry.
h) The instruction and processing of the department's sanctioning procedures whose initiation corresponds to the bodies of this department.
i) The issuance of certifications of all acts within the competence of the Ministry, without prejudice to the powers attributed to the public entities attached to it.
j) The management and organization of the personnel dependent on the management centers of the ministry and the central services of the Madrid Health Service, without prejudice to the powers attributed to the latter, to other public entities and to other ministries of the Community of Madrid.
k) The elaboration of the proposal of the preliminary draft of the budget of the council and attached public entities in the general framework established by the general direction with competences in the matter of budgets, as well as the follow-up and control of the degree of budgetary execution, without prejudice to the Powers attributed to the Madrid Health Service.
l) The address of the Registration Assistance Office and the Citizen Information and Service Point of the Ministry of Health, without prejudice to the powers attributed in the matter to the General Directorate of Citizen Service and Transparency.
m) The internal regime, general affairs and the administration and management of the assets that are attached to the council, as well as the preparation and updating of the inventory of said assets.
n) The coordination, monitoring and control, within the scope of this department, of transparency in its double aspect of active advertising and the right of access to public information and citizen participation and collaboration in public affairs, without prejudice to the powers attributed in the matter to the General Directorate of Citizen Services and Transparency.
ñ) The processing of administrative contracting files, as well as the establishment of criteria for the management of the contracting of the assigned entities, without prejudice to the powers attributed to other bodies of the Community of Madrid.
o) Coordination and collaboration with the Agency for the Digital Administration of the Community of Madrid for the provision of computing and communications services for the Ministry.
p) The proposal for budget modifications and other operations on the budgets that affect Chapter I, personnel expenses, of the "Management and General Services of the Madrid Health Service" program.
q) Any other functions that are necessary for the exercise of the powers of the Ministry and are not attributed to other management centers of the same.