Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Thursday Legislative Decree No. 26 for 2015 regulating the work of the General Establishment for Housing and ending Legislative Decree No. 76 for 2011.
The Establishment is basically tasked with covering the housing and construction needs in the country.
The Decree regulates the tasks of the Establishment in terms of preparing five-year housing plans, meeting social housing needs and setting and implementing housing programs for low-income citizens according to the state’s planned projects.
The Establishment supports the efforts of the administrative units to provide alternative housing places when destroying houses built illegally or randomly.
It also undertakes implementing the establishment of suburbs and construction projects and conducting related housing studies and researches.
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