Cabinet approves 2023 Civil Health Insurance Bylaw, among others

Jordan Cabinet session
(Photo: Jordan News Agency, Petra)
AMMAN — A Cabinet session held Wednesday, September 13, headed by Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh, approved an amended Civil Health Insurance Bylaw for 2023.اضافة اعلان

The system aims to expand the base of beneficiaries from civil health insurance, by introducing new categories to benefit from medical services, Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

The Council of Ministers also approved Physiotherapy Practice Bylaw for 2023, aimed to regulate the profession by specifying conditions for obtaining licenses, eligible categories to license centers, and the related procedures.

Working juvenile protection
The Council decided to approve the validating reasons for the draft Working Juveniles Protection Bylaw, in preparation for sending it to the Bureau of Legislation and Opinion to proceed with procedures for issuing it.

The law is aimed at strengthening the legislative environment to ensure the greatest degree of protection for working children.

New administration for Petra News Agency
Additionally, the Council also green-lighted the mandating reasons for an amended Administrative Organization Bylaw of Jordan News Agency, Petra for 2023.

This regulation aims to keep pace with developments in the digital media field and enhancing plans to focus on specialized journalism, specifically in the economic area.

The system also provides a legal reference to guarantee procedure accuracy and optimally invest human resources, by redistributing staff in the proposed organizational units, and improving performance.

Under the bylaw, names of existing administrative units will be amended, other specialized ones will be launched, and their functional connections will be reset to ensure proper workflow, efficiency, and successful execution of the required tasks.

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