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Constitution of Jordan – 7: Financial Matters

CHAPTER SEVEN   FINANCIAL MATTERS   Article 111 No tax or duty may be imposed except by law. Taxes and duties shall not include the various kinds of fees which the Treasury charges in respect of services rendered to members of the public by Government Departments or in consideration of benefits accruing to them from [...]

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Constitution of Jordan – 5: The Legislative Power

CHAPTER FIVE THE LEGISLATIVE POWER The National Assembly Article 62 The National Assembly shall consist of two Houses: The Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. Part I The Senate Article 63 The Senate, including the Speaker, shall consist of not more than one- half of the number of the members of the Chamber of Deputies. [...]

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Constitution of Jordan – 4: The Executive Power

CHAPTER FOUR THE EXECUTIVE POWER Part I The King and his Prerogatives Article 28 The Throne of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is hereditary to the dynasty of King Abdullah Ibn Al-Hussein in a direct line through his male heirs as provided hereinafter: (a) * The Royal title shall pass from the holder of the [...]

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Constitution of Jordan – 3: Powers: General Provisions

CHAPTER THREE POWERS: GENERAL PROVISIONS Article 24 (i) The Nation is the source of all powers. (ii) The Nation shall exercise its powers in the manner prescribed by the present Constitution. Article 25 The Legislative Power shall be vested in the National Assembly and the King. The National Assembly shall consist of a Senate and [...]

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Constitution of Pakistan – 4: The President

PART III The Federation of Pakistan CHAPTER ONE: THE PRESIDENT 41. The President 41. (1) There shall be a President of Pakistan who shall be the Head of State and shall represent the unity of the Republic. (2) A person shall not be qualified for election as President unless he is a Muslim of not less than [...]

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Constitution of Afghanistan – 6: Loya Jirga

Chapter Six: Loya Jirga Article 110 The Loya Jirga is the highest manifestation of the will of the people of Afghanistan. The Loya Jirga consists of: Members of the National Assembly; Presidents of the provincial as well as district assemblies. Ministers, Chief Justice and members of the Supreme Court as well as the attorney general [...]

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