Muscat: The Bureau of the State Council at a meeting held under the chairmanship of Dr Yahya bin Mahfoudh Al Mantheri, chairman of the State Council, on Monday discussed various important reports submitted by the different panels of the Council.
The meeting was attended by members and the secretary general of the Council.
Mantheri welcomed the members and reviewed the agenda, which included a report regarding the implementation of decisions taken at the previous meeting.
Among the major issues discussed by the Council was the review of the "draft amendment of some provisions of the Traffic Law No. 28/93". This amendment was transferred by State Council to the Legal Committee to study it further for improvements, prior to its approval.
The meeting discussed the report of the follow-up activities of the committees since the previous meeting.
The meeting also evaluated the tenth regular session of the third annual session of the fifth period, which was held on June 24.
The Bureau of the Council also discussed the details of the report presented by the Economic Committee on its study, 'Laws Governing the Exploitation of the Mineral Sector in the Sultanate," to consider the adoption of its findings regarding re-organisation of this important sector.
The Bureau was later briefed on the details regarding a study about "reviewing the strategies and policies governing the sector, training and rehabilitation in the training institutions of government and private sector." The members reviewed the details of the final re-drafted report by the committee for the formulation of the problem.