Royal Decree

Royal Decree 26/2017 Appointing a Chairman for the Oman Human Rights Commission

2017/26 26/2017


We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman

after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,

Royal Decree 124/2008 Establishing the Oman Human Rights Commission and Determining Its Competences,

and Royal Decree 24/2016 Appointing Members to the Oman Human Rights Commission,

and in pursuance of public interest,

have decreed as follows

Article I

Honourable Sheikh Abdullah bin Shuwain bin Amer Al-Hosni is hereby appointed Chairman of the Oman Human Rights Commission.

Article II

This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force on the date of its issuance.

Issued on: 26 Ramadan 1438
Corresponding to: 21 June 2017

Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman

Published in Official Gazette 1200 issued on 2 July 2017.