A new draft law of drugs in the Kurdistan Region

14/12/2019 - 16:22 Published in News/Kurdistan

The head of the Health Committee in the Kurdistan Parliament announced that a commission will be formed to confront drugs, and according to a draft law, drug users will be treated as a patient.

Sabah Zebari, head of the Health Committee in the Kurdistan Parliament for a website close to the Kurdistan Democratic Party, announced that the draft law on drugs and psychotropic substances in the Kurdistan Region is ready for the second reading. According to the draft law, a commission will be formed to confront drugs and the Minister of Health chairs the commission.

Zebari added that, according to the new draft law, drug users will be treated as a patient .