2004 News Story

Shura Council endorses draft regulations to curb drug abuse

The Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) today endorsed regulations to curb drug trafficking and abuse presented by the Security Affairs Committee.  In a statement to the Saudi Press Agency following the session, the Council's Secretary General Dr. Homoud bin Abdulaziz Al-Badr said that the regulations, to be submitted to the Cabinet for approval, include a number of articles on combating the menace of drugs.