Cabinet approves amendments to several laws

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AMMAN — The Cabinet approved on Monday a draft law amending the Constitutional Court Law for the year 2022, according to Al-Mamlaka TV.اضافة اعلان

The amended draft law comes in implementation of the constitutional amendments to articles 40, 60, and 61, which are related to some provisions stipulated in the Constitutional Court Law.

Under the amendments, the Independent Election Commission is granted the authority to consider requests to establish parties and to follow up on their affairs.

The Cabinet also approved a draft law amending the law concerning officers’ service in the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF) for the year 2022, with the aim of keeping pace with the development witnessed by the armed forces in various fields.

Under the amendments, some titles will be changed, and the provisions related to transfer, recruitment, dismissal of officers, and paternity leave will be reviewed.

The Cabinet approved as well a draft law amending the Flag Service and Reserve Service Act of 2022 in order to enable the JAF, to keep pace with technical developments and to automate their services.

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