First: The State shall guarantee to the individual and the family - especially
children and women – social and health security, the basic requirements for living
a free and decent life, and shall secure for them suitable income and appropriate
Second: The State shall guarantee social and health security to Iraqis in cases of
old age, sickness, employment disability, homelessness, orphanhood, or
unemployment, shall work to protect them from ignorance, fear and poverty, and
shall provide them housing and special programs of care and rehabilitation, and
this shall be regulated by law.