|Name:||Sultani Decree No. 40 of 2015 promulgates Law on Regulating the Obligations of Personnel of all State Establishments and Members of Appointed and Elected Councils.|
|Subject(s):||Public and civil servants|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation online in Arabic Ministry of Legal Affairs, Sultanate of Oman PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2016-05-09)
|Abstract/Citation:||All State Establishments Personnel and Members of Appointed and Elected Councils are prohibited from the following:
1. Broadcasting or publishing any news or information or rumours targeting the prestige of the State's authorities or aimed to weaken confidence in them or incite to that or facilitate that for others by any means.
2. Obstructing the implementation of projects that are carried out by the State or its establishments or inciting to that or facilitating that for others.
3. Divulging any secret information or data or documents to which the employee has access by virtue of his position or job/work or membership, or using those documents or data by any means to achieve personal benefit for him or others or inciting or facilitating that.
4. Insulting any official or public employee by words or deeds or hinting or allusion or aggressing a public official or public employee while that person is performing the duties or tasks of his job, or when he is acting in his official capacity at any venue.