Prime Minister Decision No.4 of 2020 organizing the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management.
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This Resolution consisting of 6 articles aims at establishing a Supreme Committee for Crisis Management headed by the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior. The Committee is responsible for managing crises and disasters, taking all necessary measures to confront them, and in particular the following: (i) protect the lives of individuals, and protect public and private property from the resulting dangers; (ii) take effective measures to confront and contain the risks arising from crises and disasters; (iii) approve the necessary plans and programs necessary; and (iv) take the necessary steps to provide all the State’s needs in terms of goods and services. The Committee may form subcommittees or working groups to study or follow up any of the issues related to its competencies.
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Entry into force notes
This Resolution enters into force on the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
The Resolution does not explicitly mention the coronavirus outbreak but, de facto, it is the body that has been managing the crisis since the beginning of March.
Official Gazette No.9 published on the 10/05/2020.
قرار رئيس مجلس الوزراء رقم (4) لسنة 2020 بتنظيم اللجنة العليا لإدارة الأزمات