CrownHomepage
Official website of His Majesty King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein
935a0def48ff0d1979324d773278f945
Df667161a3ae432b669e7879e676a70b
9cb9ed4f35cf7c2f295cc2bc6f732a84
13019fc8997b04326425e0c525115724
8f6242793017047d373f29f270388ba9
Press Room
News Room

News Release
Media & Communication Directorate
Royal Hashemite Court (Jordan)


Royal Decree summons parliament to convene
Amman, 16 August 2012



A Royal Decree was issued on Thursday summoning the two Houses of Parliament to convene for an extraordinary session on Sunday, August 26.
Under the Decree, Parliament is to deliberate the 2009 temporary income tax law, the 2012 draft law amending the Press and Publications Law, the draft immovable assets law and the 2012 Landlords and Tenants Law.
Lawmakers are also scheduled to deliberate amendments to the Passports Law, the appropriation law and the Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Law.
The two Houses of Parliament will also discuss the 2012 draft Islamic sukuk law.