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Bahrain: An important decree from His Majesty the King to amend some laws
king Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of the country, may God protect him, issued Decree Law No. 23 of 2021 amending some provisions of the Child Law promulgated by Law No. 37 of 2012

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of the country, may God protect him, issued Decree Law No. 23 of 2021 amending some provisions of the Child Law promulgated by Law No. 37 of 2012,which states:


Supject one:

The phrase “Ministry of Education” replaces the phrase “Ministry of Human Rights and Social Development” and the phrase “Ministry of Education” replaces the phrase “Ministry of Human Rights and Social Development” wherever it appears in Chapter One of Part Three and Article (63) of the Child Law promulgated by Law No. ( 37) for the year 2012.


The phrase “Minister of Education” replaces the phrase “Minister of Human Rights and Social Development” and the phrase “Minister of Education” replaces the phrase “Minister of Human Rights and Social Development” wherever it appears in Chapter One of Part Three of the same law.


second subject:


The Prime Minister and the ministers - each in his capacity - shall implement the provisions of this law, and it shall come into force from the day following the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.