People Assembly approves bill allowing transfer of cases between courts
The People Assembly, chaired by Speaker Hammoudeh Sabbagh, approved with the majority of votes a bill extending Legislative Decree no. 28 for 2013 on allowing the High Judicial Council to transfer cases from one court to another.
According to Article 1 of the Decree, the Higher Judicial Council can, upon a request from the Minister of Justice, transfer cases from one court to another within the same province or between the provinces.
The Assembly also approved a draft law on ratifying Syria accession to the Paris Climate Agreement.
By : Suhad Alaawar