Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah swore in at the beginning of Tuesday’s parliamentary session according to article 91 of Kuwait’s Constitution.
The aforementioned article stipulates that before assuming duties in the Assembly or its committees, a member of the National Assembly shall take oath before the Assembly in a public sitting.
The rest of the members of the National Assembly took oath in the first session of the 16th legislative term last Tuesday.
On December 14, His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued a decree forming the new cabinet.
Source: Kuwait News Agency