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Maktoum chairs legislation committee meeting

Maktoum inaugurates the Museum of Law showcasing laws issued by Dubai Ruler

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18:13 March 8, 2018
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Dubai: Shaikh Maktoum Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Chairman of the Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC), chaired the committee’s second meeting of 2018 at its headquarters.

The meeting reviewed the SLC’s major achievements of 2017 along with current and future projects aimed at developing legislation in Dubai.

Following the meeting, Shaikh Maktoum inaugurated ‘The Museum of Law’, which will showcase pieces of legislation issued by the Dubai Ruler and the Chairman of the SLC. It will also display a record of major milestones in the development of legislative processes in Dubai for the benefit of future generations.

The new museum also showcases copies of historic legislations and editions of the Official Gazette that have so far been kept at the National Archives.

Ahmad Saeed Bin Mes’har Al Muhairi, secretary-general of the Supreme Legislation Committee, praised the continuous support extended by the leadership to the SLC, adding that the committee is committed to the development of legislations to keep pace with current and future requirements in line with the vision of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.