Decrees and Laws

March, 2017

  • 2 March

    Decrees on establishing magistrate court in Damascus Countryside, naming MP for Aleppo vacant seat

    Damascus, SANA- President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday issued decree no. 63 for the year 2017 on establishing a magistrate court in Qudsaya Suburb in Damascus Countryside. President al-Assad also issued ...

February, 2017

  • 21 February

    Ahmad Ibrahim Ibn Saleh named as MP for Aleppo vacant seat

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Tuesday Decree no. 60 for 2017 naming Ahmad Ibrahim Ibn Saleh as member of the People’s Assembly for the second legislative term ...

  • 19 February

    President al-Assad issues law on state’s right to protect mineral resources

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday law no.7 for 2017 on the state’s right to protect locations of mineral resources and prevent illegal extraction, transfer and distribution ...

  • 15 February

    Decree for holding elections to fill vacant seat for Aleppo areas district

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday issued decree no. 50 for 2017 on holding legislative elections to fill a vacant seat for the Aleppo areas district, setting the ...

  • 12 February

    President al-Assad issues law amending legislative decree on civil status

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no. 4 for 2017 amending a number of articles of the Legislative Decree no.26 that was issued on 12/4/2007 on ...

  • 12 February

    President al-Assad issues law on creating courts tackling insurance issues

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no. 5 for 2017 on creating civil courts (courts of appeals and courts of first instance) in each of the ...

  • 5 February

    Amnesty Decree No. 15 extended till June 30, 2017

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Legislative Decree No. 11 for 2017 extending the Amnesty Decree No. 15 that was issued on July 28, 2016 till June ...

December, 2016

  • 4 December

    President al-Assad issues law setting 2017 state budget at SYP 2660 billion

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no. 24 for 2016 setting the state budget for the fiscal year 2017 at SYP 2660 billion.

November, 2016

  • 23 November

    President al-Assad issues law transferring ownership of Al-Assad University Hospital in Lattakia to Defense Ministry

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday issued law no. 23 for 2016 on transferring the ownership of Al-Assad University Hospital in Lattakia to the Defense Ministry. The law ...

  • 23 November

    President al-Assad issues law amending law on sworn translation profession

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday issued law no. 22 for 2016 on amending an article of law no. 22 for 2014 on the practice of sworn translation ...