Respecting the rights of the disabled and elderly

A number of circulars was issued, related to the following:

  • Exempting the disabled persons' associations from fees on rental value and constructed properties tax.
  • Preventing vehicles from parking in places destined to the disabled and the Common Transport Vehicles, as well as requesting from the Directorate of Internal Security Forces to call the Traffic Control Units to implement this circular.

Citizens Social Affairs and the Status of the Disabled Persons:

A circular related to the proposals to be submitted by municipalities was issued, in respect of dealing with the elderly concerns in Lebanon (regarding the provision of health and social assistance to them in addition to examining proposals to exempt them from some taxes and municipal fees, notably the fees on rental value).