Cabinet meeting approves several draft decrees

The Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Najla Bouden Romdhane on Thursday at El Kasbah, approved three draft decrees and a number of presidential decrees.

According to a statement by the Prime Ministry, they are:

• Draft decree approving the loan agreement signed on July 04, 2022 between the Republic of Tunisia and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development to finance the emergency response for food security.

• Draft decree on setting exceptional and circumstantial provisions for pension holders paid by the National Fund for Retirement and Social Welfare.

• Draft decree relating to the completion of Law No. 91-63 dated July 29, 1991, related to health regulation.

• A draft presidential decree on amending the composition of some higher national committees and councils related to the maritime field.

• Draft presidential decree related to the revision of presidential decree No. 2021-197 dated November 23, 2021 on the abolition of the Ministry of Local Affairs, the transfer of its prerogatives and the attachment of its central and regional structures to the Ministry of Interior.

* Four draft presidential decrees on delimiting the territorial borders of each of the municipalities of Hebira from the governorate of Mahdia, Meknassy from the governorate of Sidi Bouzid, and Sbeitla and Hydra from the governorate of Kasserine.

• A draft presidential decree on the creation and defining the administrative and financial organisation of the National School of Customs.

• Draft presidential decree amending government decree No. 2015-2150 dated December 4, 2015 establishing a unit of management by objectives to implement the project of modernising the public irrigated areas of Sidi Thabet, governorate of Ariana and defining their organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree amending Governmental Decree No. 2015-2151 dated December 4, 2015 establishing a unit of management by objectives to implement the project of modernising the public irrigated areas in the lower basin of the Oued Medjerda (Phase II) and defining their organization and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree on the revision of decree No. 2006-3057 dated November 20, 2006, relating to the creation of the regional center for research in horticulture and biological agriculture and regulating its organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree on the creation of a unit of management by objectives to coordinate and cooperate with local authorities to finish off monitoring the implementation of urban development examples in the governorates of Sousse, Monastir, Mahdia and Sfax and to regulate their organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree related to the creation of a unit of management by objectives to coordinate and cooperate with local communities to fi nish off monitoring the implementation of urban development examples in the governorates of Beja, Jendouba, El Kef, Siliana, Kairouan and Kasserine and to regulate their organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree regarding the creation of a unit of management by objectives to coordinate and cooperate with local authorities to finish off monitoring the implementation of urban development examples in the governorates of Tunis, Ariana, Manouba, Ben Arous, Bizerte, Nabeul and Zaghouan, and to regulate their organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree related to the creation of a unit of management by objectives to complete the project of preparing and monitoring the implementation of the strategic study for the management of flood risks on the entire Tunisian territory and regulating its organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree on the creation of a unit of management by objectives to complete the project of building the university complex in Bizerte and to regulate its organisation and methods of operation.

• Draft presidential decree relating to the revision of decree No. 2012-2519 dated October 19, 2012, relating to the creation of a unit of management by objectives to implement the project of modernising the management of the state budget at the Ministry of Public Works and regulating its organisation and methods of operation.

Source: Tap News Agency