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decree

Technically,the judgment of a court of equity.Today,states have abolished the distinctions between courts of law,which followed fairly strict rules of law and awarded damages to injured parties, and courts of equity, which generally tried to do what was fair and just (equitable) and issued decrees to people ordering them to do something,or to stop doing something.Causes of action are grounded in law or equity,but the same court and same judge now hear everything.

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Article (1) introduces the amendments attached (to this decree) to the Military Judiciary Law promulgated by Royal Decree 110/2011.
Under royal decree 61, Dr Juma'a Ahmed Al Ka'abi was appointed as head of Bahrain's Diplomatic Mission to Oman.
It has a council of elite scholars from around the world, and its president and members are appointed by royal decree.
According to the Royal decree, former Minister of Political and Parliamentary Affairs, Khaled Kalaldeh was appointed as IEC Chairman while Nazeeh Amareen, Samar Haj Hassan, Zuhair Abu Fares and Nayef Khlaif Al-Ibrahim were named as members.
Recently, there have been some proposed amendments to the Royal Decree with respect to subsidies and the number of production hours.
Article 2 stipulates that the departments concerned may expropriate, through direct implementation, the properties and land necessary for the aforementioned project, along with all the installations therein, in accordance with provisions of the Public Utility Expropriation Law promulgated by Royal Decree 46/78.
Royal Decree 67/2017 stipulates the restructuring of the Ministry of Health.
According to royal decree 60/2017, Hamad Faisal Mohammed Al-Maliki was appointed as General Coordinator for Projects and Strategic Planning with the rank of Assistant Undersecretary, Shaikh Fahad bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa as General Coordinator for Studies and Research with the rank of Assistant Undersecretary and Yara Ridha Abdulla Faraj as General Coordinator for Media and Communications with the rank of Assistant Undersecretary at the Office of the First Deputy Prime Minister.
AFP) RIYADH: Male and female scholars endorsed the royal decree to issue driving licenses to both Saudi men and women, in an attempt to put an end to the criticism over Saudi Arabia's repression of women's rights.
Article (3) states that the System (bylaw) of the Implementation and Follow-up Support Unit shall be promulgated by Royal decree.
Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Hussein, the Minister of Water and Electricity, today announced that a royal decree approving the Cabinet resolution to grant the Saudi Electric Company (SEC) a soft loan worth SR49.
Article 2 instructs the departments concerned to expropriate, through direct imple- mentation, the properties and lands necessary for this project, along with all installations therein, in accordance with the provisions of the Public Utility Expropriation Law Promulgated by Royal Decree 64/78.