Subscribe to newsletter

Custom Search 1

You are here

Parliamentary committee for the amendment of domestic violence law

11-1-2019

The joint parliamentary committees, headed by Deputy Speaker, Elie Ferzli, formed yesterday a subcommittee to study a proposed amendment of the Law No. 293/2014 on the Protection of Women and Family Members from Domestic Violence. The subcommittee is led by MP Samir Jisr with the membership of Paula Yacoubian, Shamel Rukuz, Nawaf Mousawi, Ali Bazzi, Elias Hankash, Bilal Abdallah, Dima Jamali, Fouad Makhzoumi and Michel Mouawad. Recalling, that on November 26, 2018, which coincidesg with the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, 10 lawmakers submitted a draft bill to the Legislature aimed to amend the above law (https://goo.gl/CmiBp7). (Al Mustaqbal, An Nahar, January 11, 2019)
 


Related news: 
Amendments to reinforce domestic violence law in Lebanon
Campaign to raise age of marriage, proposal to amend law on domestic violence
 

Share on

Events

No upcoming events

Job vacancies

Sunday, May 15, 2016
Justice Without Frontiers
Friday, October 9, 2015
Collective for Research and Training on Development - Action (CRTD.A)
Monday, August 31, 2015
KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation