Analysis of the new Iraqi Term Limits Law

HAT TIP: Reidar Visser


We found this posted on LJ’s Skype Room and really liked Reidar’s plain English breakdown and thought it might help you too! 🙂

~ Mr. IQD


A New Law Limits the Terms of Iraq’s Prime Minister
by Reidar Visser

A couple of points regarding the law on term limits for the “three presidencies” passed by the Iraqi parliament on Saturday.

■The law limits the three presidencies (president proper, speaker of parliament and prime minister) to two terms, whether successive or not.

■Whereas a limitation on the presidency to two terms is prescribed in the Continue reading