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Name: Law No. 31 of 2014 concerning Public-Private Partnership.
Country: Jordan
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2014-11-02
Entry into force:
ISN: JOR-2014-L-100337
Bibliography: Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Prime Ministry, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2015-11-11)
Abstract/Citation: The Law aims to encourage the participation of the private sector in the Kingdom's economic development and provide a legislative environment for joint projects between the two sectors. The Law focuses on identifying infrastructure sectors open to private participation, designating the agencies responsible for approving private projects or contracts, clarifying rules regarding contract amendments and termination, ensuring competitive bidding and other procurement related provisions and defining the availability of dispute settlement, namely international arbitration. The Law also aims to rehabilitate, construct, operate and maintain the public infrastructure, as well as encouraging the private sector to invest with the government and extending funding for feasible public projects.

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