1997 News Story
 

07/05/1997
King Fahd announces expansion of Shura Council

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz today issued royal decree number A/63 whereby the number of members of the Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) is increased to ninety in addition to the Chairman. This royal decree, which was issued after review of the Basic System of Government and the Basic System of the Shura Council in the two royal decrees A/90 and A/91 dated 27/8/1412 H (March 1, 1992), amends the third article of the Basic System of the Shura Council to read: "The Shura Council consists of a chairman and ninety members …"


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