Advisory Council Discusses Draft Law on Passports

The Advisory Council at its weekly meeting chaired by HE the Deputy Speaker Mohamed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti, yesterday morning discussed a draft law amending some provisions of Decree Law No 14 of 1993 concerning passports. The Council also decided to refer the aforementioned draft law to the Internal and External Affairs Committee for further study and a report.

HE the Deputy Speaker Mohamed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti, said that the draft law contains an amendment to only two articles, Article 6 and Article 8. Under the amendment, two paragraphs were added to Article 6, where the clause “granting diplomatic passports to the Deputy Amir and the President and Vice-President of the Advisory Council was added during their term of office.”

Source: Government of Qatar