Counselor Dr. Gamal Nada
President of the Union
President of the Egyptian Council of State President of the Supreme Administrative Court President of the Union
Counselor . Mohamed Raslan
Secretary General of the Union
Vice President of the Egyptian Council of State
Arab Judicial Structure
The General Assembly shall consist of Supreme Administrative Courts and Councils of State that are Members of the Union, the General Assembly upon an invitation from the Secretary General, shall hold its ordinary session at least once a year, which shall be presided over by the President of the Union. In case of necessity, upon a request from any of its members and the approval of one third thereof, or pursuant to a proposal from the Executive Bureau, the General Assembly may hold an extraordinary session, Both ordinary and extraordinary sessions shall be held at the headquarters of the Union, unless the General Assembly decides, or any of its members so proposes, to convene at another venue.
- The General Assembly shall be validly convened by the attendance of the majority of its members, and it shall issue its resolutions by the majority of the members present, unless a certain majority is so required. Each member shall have one vote, and in case of equality of votes, the side to which the president belongs shall overrule the other, however the Secretary General shall act as a rapporteur for the General Assembly.
- The Secretary General shall consult with the members of the Union at least two months prior to inviting them to ordinary sessions, and at least one month in case of holding an extraordinary sessions.
- Setting the plans and the programs of the Union.
- Deciding upon membership applications.
- Deciding upon membership termination or suspension.
- Approving the internal and the financial regimes of the Union, as well as the Staff Regulations of the Secretariat General, and determining staff remuneration when necessary.
- Setting the agenda for the upcoming session of the Union.
- Ratifying the final account for the past two years, and approving the general budget of the Union for the upcoming two years, considering that this budget shall be allocated to each year pursuant to an Executive Bureau resolution.
- Determining the means for reinforcing and promoting cooperation among the members of the Union on the one hand, and between the Union and counterpart international and regional entities on the other hand.
- Endorsing the report prepared by the President of the Union concerning its different activities, and the financial report prepared by the Secretary General.
- Ratifying the agreements concluded by the Union, relevant to its purposes, with regional and international entities.
- Deciding upon the membership of the Union with a majority vote of attending members.
- Appointing an auditor upon a proposal from the Executive Bureau.
- Discussing other issues as submitted by the Executive Bureau.
The Executive Bureau shall consist of the President of the Union -as a President- the Vice-President, and three members elected in their capacities by the General Assembly for two years. The Secretary General shall be the rapporteur of the Executive office.
- The Executive Bureau convenes at least once a year at the headquarters of the Union or in a country to which any member belongs, upon either an invitation from its President or a proposal of one of the members after the majority’s approval.
- For meetings of the Executive Bureau to be valid, the majority of its members shall attend, and its decisions are taken by the majority of members present.
The Executive Bureau shall perform the following functions:
- Executing the resolutions of the General Assembly.
- Preparing a draft agenda for the General Assembly and proposing the topic of the Union’s scientific forum upon receiving the suggestions of its members.
- Examining the draft general budget and submitting it to the General Assembly for approval and accepting endowments and bequests in accordance with the purposes of the Union.
- Examining draft resolutions and recommendations.
- Proposing the appointment of a financial auditor for the Union and presenting him or her to the General Assembly.
- Preparing and organizing conferences and determining the topics to be presented therein, and their dates and venues upon what the General Assembly decides.
- Submitting a report to the General Assembly at the beginning of its session including a statement on the Union’s Activities throughout the past two years, the achieved goals and such suggestions as to how to develop its activity.
- Endorsing the final account of each fiscal year and presenting it to the General Assembly at its first meeting for approval.
- Arab Republic of Egypt.
- The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
- United Arab Emirates.
- State of Kuwait.
- Republic of Tunisia.