The President of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization,
President of the Palestinian National Authority,
Having seen Law No. 5 of 1995 concerning the transference of powers and competences;
Having seen Law No. 13 of 1995 concerning the elections; and
Based upon the powers bestowed in me;
I hereby promulgate the following decree:
1. Dr. Hanna Nasir shall be appointed as the President of the Palestinian Central Elections Commission.
2. All competent authorities, each within its own jurisdiction, shall implement this decree.
The decree shall enter into force upon its issuance and shall be published in the Official Gazette.
Issued in the city of Ramallah on October 10, 2002.
President of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization
President of the Palestinian National Authority