Royal orders amend Shura Council system and form new chamber

January 11, 2013

Royal orders were issued today amending the Shura Council system and forming a new chamber for four years, beginning at the expiration of the term of the current Shura Council. According to the royal order, the Shura Council will consist of a Speaker and 150 members, chosen by the King according to their knowledge, experience and profession. Another royal order “will designate the members’ rights, duties and other things.” The rights of the Shura Council to form subcommittees and ad hoc committees to study specific issues are also detailed.

The royal order mandates that no less than twenty percent of the Council’s members will be women. It states, “Women, selected as members of the Shura Council, will enjoy full rights of membership, be committed to their duties, responsibilities and assume their jobs.” The directive adds that separate entrances, seating areas, and facilities will be allocated for women.

According to the royal order, the new Shura Council will be formed with Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Asheikh as speaker. The other will members include:

  1. Dr. Mohammed bin Ameen bin Ahmed Al-Jeffery, Deputy Speaker
  2. Dr. Fahhad bin Mu'tad bin Shafaq Al-Hamad, Assistant Speaker
  3. Mr. Ibrahim bin Abdulrahman bin Sulaiman Al-Bilaihi
  4. Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdullah in Mohammed Albrahim
  5. Dr. Ibrhaim bin Mohammed bin Abdullah Abu Abat
  6. Mr. Ahmed bin Ibrahim bin Meen Al-Hakami
  7. Dr. Ahmed bin Saad bin Ahmed Al-Mifreh
  8. Dr. Ahmed bin Omer bin Mohammed Al-Aqeel Al-Zaylaee
  9. Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Aboush Al-Ghamdi
  10. Dr. Ahmed bin Mahdi bin Mohammed Al-Shuwaikhat
  11. Mr. Osama bin Ali bin Majed Gabbani
  12. Dr. Elham bint Mahjoub bin Ahmed Hasanain
  13. Dr. Amal bint Salamah bin Sulaiman Al-Shaman
  14. Mr. Thamer bin Abdulmohsen bin Musaed Al-Ginawe
  15. Dr. Thamer bin Nasser bin Fahd bin Ghyshayan
  16. Dr. Thuraya bint Ahmed bin Obeid bin Mohammed Obeid
  17. Dr. Thuraya bint Ibrahim bin Hussein Al-Areedh
  18. Mr. Jubran bin Hamid bin Ali Dubraha Al-Qahtani
  19. Dr. Jebreel bin Hasan bin Mohammed Areeshi
  20. Dr. Al-Jawharah bint Ibrahim bin Mohammed Bu-Besht
  21. Dr. Hatem bin Hasan bin Hamza Abu-Hussein Al-Marzooqi
  22. Dr. Hamed bin Dhafi bin Mohammed Al-Warda Al-Sharari
  23. Dr. Hussam bin Abdulmohsen bin Abdulaziz Al-Anqari
  24. Dr. Hamad bin Ayedh bin Mohammed bin Hamad Al-Fahhad
  25. Maj. Gen. Staff Pilot Hamad bin Abdulrahman bin Abdullah Al-Husoon
  26. Dr. Hamdah bint Khalaf bin Miqbel Al-Enzy
  27. Sheikh Hamza bin Hussein bin Hamza Al-Fa’ar Al-Shareef
  28. Dr. Hanan bint Abdulraheem bin Mutlaq Al-Ahmadi
  29. Dr. Hayat bint Sulaiman bin Hasan Sindi
  30. Dr. Khalid bin Ibrahim bin Abdulrahman Al-Awwad
  31. Dr. Khalid bin Saad bin Abdulaziz bin Saeed
  32. His Highness Dr. Khalid bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Miqren Al-Mashari Al-Saud
  33. Dr. Khalid bin Abdulmohsen bin Mohammed Al-Mehaisen
  34. Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed bin Ali Al-Saif
  35. Dr. Khalid bin Mansour bin Nasser Al-Aqeel
  36. H.E. Dr. Khader bin Olayan bin Ali Al-Qurashi
  37. Mr. Khalifa bin Ahmed bin Rashed Al-Dosary
  38. Mr. Dr. Khalil bin Abdulfattah bin Khalil Kurdi
  39. Dr. Khola bint Sami bin Saleem Al-Keraia
  40. Dr. Dalal bint Mekhled bin Jahez Al-Harbi
  41. Dr. Rashed bin Hamad bin Rashed Al-Katheeri
  42. Dr. Zuhair bin Fahd bin Jaber Al-Harthi
  43. Dr. Zainet bint Muthanna bin Abduou Abu-Taleb
  44. Her Royal Highness Princess Sarah bint Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud
  45. Dr. Salem bin Ali bin Salem Al-Gahtani
  46. Dr. Sami bin Mohammed bin Hussein Zaidan
  47. Dr. Sattam bin Saud bin Abdullah Linjawe
  48. Dr. Saad bin Abdulrahamn bin Mohammed Al-Bazaaee
  49. Dr. Saad bin Mohammed bin Ahmed Mareq Assiri
  50. Dr. Saadoon bin Saad bin Saadoon Al-Saadoon
  51. Dr. Saud bin Humaid bin Remaizan Al-Sybaiee
  52. Mr. Saud bin Abdulrahamn bin Rashed Al-Shammari
  53. Dr. Saeed bin Abdullah bin Isa Alsheikh
  54. Dr. Sultan bin Hasan bin Sultan Al-Sultan
  55. Dr. Salwa bint Abdullah bin Fahad Al-Hazaa
  56. H.E. Mr. Sulaiman bin Saad bin Abdulrahman Al-Homaid
  57. Sheikh Suleiman bin Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Majid
  58. Mr. Saleh bin Hasan bin Abdullah Al-Afaleq
  59. Mr. Saleh bin Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Hemaidi
  60. Mr. Saleh bin Eid bin Hamdan Al-Hussaini
  61. Dr. Sadagah bin Yahya bin Hamza Fadil
  62. Dr. Tareq bin Ali bin Hasan Fada’ak
  63. Mr. Azeb bin Saeed bin Ali Al-Mosbel
  64. Dr. Abdulrahman bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Heijan
  65. Mr. Abdulrahman bin Rashid bin Abdulrahman Al-Rashid
  66. H.E. Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz bin Ahmed Al-Swailem
  67. H.E. Mr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen bin Abdullah Al-Abdulkadir
  68. Dr. Abdulrahman bin Nasser bin Saleem Al-Atwi
  69. Mr. Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim bin Saad Al-Hadlaq
  70. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Hargan
  71. Maj. Gen. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim bin Abdullah Al-Saab
  72. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Adeeb bin Hasan Taher
  73. Brig. Gen. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Turki bin Abdullah Al-Otaishan
  74. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman bin Mugbil Al-Shamekh
  75. Mr. Abdulaziz bin Abdulkarim bin Abdulaziz Al-Issa
  76. Dr. Abdulaziz bin Gablan bin Maqbool Al-Srani
  77. Dr. Abdullah bin Ibrahim bin Abdullah Al-Askar
  78. Dr. Abdullah bin Ahmed bin Ali Al-Fifi
  79. Dr. Abdullah bin Homoud bin Humaid Al-Lahibi Al-Harbi
  80. Dr. Abdullah bin Zabin bin Eid Al-Otaibi
  81. Dr. Abdullah bin Salim bin Jaber Al-Ma’atani
  82. Mr. Abdullah bin Saleh bin Mohammed Al-Nujaidi
  83. Maj. Gen. Staff Pilot Abdullah bin Abdulkarim bin Abdullah Al-Saadoun
  84. Dr. Abdullah bin Ali bin Mohammed Al-Munif
  85. Dr. Abdullah bin Muharib bin Sehan Al-Thofiri
  86. Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ahmed Al-Jegiman
  87. Mr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Hamad Al-Nasser
  88. Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Saleh Nassif
  89. Ambassador Dr. Abdulmohsen bin Fahd bin Mark Al-Mark
  90. Dr. Adnan bin Ahmed bin Hasan Al-Bar
  91. Mr. Assaf bin Salim bin Faisal Abu Thnain
  92. Dr. Atallah bin Ahmed bin Muslim Abu Hassan
  93. Mr. Atta bin Hamoud bin Atta Al-Subeiti
  94. Dr. Ali bin Saad bin Ibrahim Al-Tokhais
  95. Dr. Ali bin Abdulkarim bin Nasser Al-Thuwaini
  96. Dr. Ali bin Abdullah bin Saeed Mughram Al-Ghamdi
  97. Maj. Gen. Ali bin Mohammed bin Fahd Al-Tamimi
  98. Mr. Ali bin Nasser bin Dahash Al-Wazzrah
  99. Dr. Amr bin Ibrahim bin Bakr Rajab
  100. Dr. Awad bin Khzeim bin Ali Al Suroor Al-Asmari
  101. Sheikh Isa bin Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Ghaith
  102. Dr. Ghazi bin Faisal bin Saeed Mohammed bin Zagr
  103. Dr. Fatima bint Mohammed bin Mohsen Al-Saeed Al-Qarni
  104. Dr. Faleh bin Mohammed bin Faleh Al-Saghayer
  105. Dr. Fayez bin Abdullah bin Ali Al-Shihri
  106. Dr. Fadwa bint Salamah bin Odeh Abu Marifah
  107. Dr. Fardous bint Saud bin Mohammed Al-Saleh
  108. Dr. Fahd bin Hamoud bin Saleh Al-Faqiri Al-Enezi
  109. Dr. Lubna bint Abdulrahman bin Mohammed Al-Tayeb Al-Ansari
  110. Dr. Latifa bint Othman bin Ibrahim Al-Shaalan
  111. Dr. Majed bin Abdullah bin Ibrahim Al-Muneef
  112. Dr. Mohsen bin Ali bin Fares bin Hussein Al-Hazmi
  113. Mr. Mohammed bin Hamid bin Ahmed Al-Nagadi
  114. Mr. Mohammed bin Dakhil bin Abedrabbo Al-Suhaimi Al-Mutairi
  115. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saad bin Abdullah Al-Sa’adan
  116. Dr. Mohammed bin Saeed bin Ahmed Al Ahmed Al-Qahtani
  117. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saleh bin Ali Al-Dehaim
  118. Dr. Mohammed bin Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Naji Al-Qahtani
  119. Brig. Gen. Staff Mohammed bin Faisal bin Jaber Abu Sag
  120. Mr. Mohammed bin Murshid bin Rashid Al-Rehaily
  121. Dr. Mohammed bin Mehdi bin Abdulmohsen Al-Khunaizi
  122. Mr. Mohammad Reza bin Mansour bin Hasan Nasrallah
  123. Dr. Mahmoud bin Mohammed bin Mustafa Al-Bedaiwi
  124. Dr. Mastourah bint Obaid bin Lafi Al-Husseini Al-Shammari
  125. Dr. Mishaal bin Fehem bin Mohammed Al-Sulami
  126. Dr. Mustafa bin Mohammed Al-Hassan bin Mohammed Al-Idrisi
  127. Mr. Mufreh bin Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Saher Al-Zahrani
  128. Dr. Mufleh bin Dgyeman bin Sebeel Al-Rashidi
  129. Mr. Mansour bin Saad bin Fahd Al-Kredes
  130. Dr. Muna bint Abdullah bin Saeed Al-Mushayt
  131. Dr. Muna bint Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Dosari
  132. Dr. Moafig bin Fawaz bin Hallaf Al-Ruwaili
  133. Her Royal Highness Princess Moudi bint Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud
  134. Dr. Moudi bint Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Al-Dugaither
  135. Dr. Nasser bin Rajeh bin Mohammed Al-Tobi Al-Shahrani
  136. Sheikh Nasser bin Zaid bin Nasser bin Dawood
  137. Dr. Nasser bin Ali bin Abdullah Al-Mousa
  138. Maj. Gen. Nasser bin Ghazi bin Nasser Al-Shaibani Al-Otaibi
  139. Mr. Nayef bin Marzouq bin Manea Al-Fahhadi
  140. Dr. Nihad bint Mohammed Saeed bin Ahmed Al-Jeshi
  141. Dr. Nawaf bin Bedah bin Abdullah Al-Faghm
  142. Dr. Nora bint Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al-Mubarak
  143. Dr. Nora bint Abdullah bin Ibrahim Al-Asqah
  144. Dr. Nora bint Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Adwan
  145. Mr. Hashim bin Ali bin Hamzah Al-Rajeh
  146. Dr. Hani bin Yusuf bin Ibrahim Khashogji
  147. Mr. Huda bint Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Halisi
  148. Dr. Hia bint Abdulaziz bin Nasser Al-Manea
  149. Dr. Wafa bint Mahmoud bin Abdullah Taibah
  150. Dr. Yahya bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Samaan