The first amendment to the law of the forensic medicine law

December, the 201 509

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Based on what passed the House of Representatives and approved by the President of the Republic and based on the provisions of subsection (I) of Article (61) and item (iii) of Article 73 of the Constitution

Issued the following law:
No. () for the year 2015

The first amendment to the law of the forensic medicine law

No. (37) for the year 2013

Article 1
The text of Article (1) of the Medico-Legal Law No. (37) for the year 2013 and replaced by Mayati:

Article 1A
first established in the Ministry of Health department called the Department (forensic medicine) has a moral personality represented by Director-General or his nominee and be based in Baghdad.

By managing the department set forth in paragraph (a) of this item doctor entitled Director General holds employee a certificate of competence in forensic medicine and has a practice in the area of ​​jurisdiction for at least seven (7) years, or a doctor the judicial and has a practice in forensic medicine for at least (12) twelve years.

Article 2
This law shall be from the date of publication in the Official Gazette.

Given the specificity of acts of forensic medicine and its importance in the treatment of various medical conditions of justice, and the need for the Director General of the Department of Forensic Medicine has the qualifications and experience relevant to the competence of the forensic medicine

Initiated this law