Muscat: Oman's draft Consumer Protection Law moved a step forward after discussion by Majlis Al Shura's Economic and Financial Committee on Wednesday.
The Committee will hold a joint meeting with the Legal and Legislative Committee to present its remarks in drafting and amending some texts of the draft law according to the text of the Article (128) of the Majlis' internal bylaw. The final report will be approved and submitted before Majlis Al Shura for discussion and approval during the upcoming regular session. The report included several remarks and amendments on the draft law.
The draft law was referred by Majlis Office to the committee for studying and presenting its views on it. The committee while studying the draft law held several meetings and hosted specialists and officials of the various respective agencies, including the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Public Authority for Consumer Protection.
The Committee aimed to incorporate views and visions of these agencies to the draft law before submitting the final report.