Royal Decree

Royal Decree 21/2024 Promulgating the Biometrics Law

2024/21 21/2024


We, Haitham bin Tarik, the Sultan of Oman

after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State,

and after presentation to Majlis Oman,

and in pursuance of public interest,

have decreed as follows

Article I

The provisions of the attached Biometrics Law shall apply.

Article II

The Inspector General of Police and Customs shall issue the executive regulation of the attached law.

Article III

All that is contrary to the attached law, or in conflict with its provisions, is hereby repealed.

Article IV

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

Issued on: 15 Ramadan 1445
Corresponding to: 26 March 2024

Haitham bin Tarik
Sultan of Oman

Published in Official Gazette 1539 issued on 31 March 2024.

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