The Latvian Language Expert Commission, on a regular basis, examines the compliance of norms provided for in laws and regulations to the rules of the Latvian language, codifies norms of the literary language, provides opinions on various language issues, for example, the use of capital letters in the names of establishments, the spelling of internationally recognised names of countries and territories, house names and numbers, addresses, languages and language groups in the Latvian language in compliance with the requirements of ISO 639-2 et. al.
The commission prepared several draft legal acts and participated in the formation of the normative basis for the Official Language Law.