Behalf of the people
Based on what was approved by the House of Representatives and approved by the President of the Republic and based on the provisions of subsection (I) of Article (61), item (iii) of Article (73) of the Constitution
Issued the following law:
No. () for the year 2015
National Guard Law
Article 1, the following terms for the purposes of this law, the meanings set forth towards them:
First National Guard troops: military forces consist of people of the province is organized in a region to contribute in the face of terrorism and maintain security.
Second, the people of Iraq: Individuals contractors with the Iraqi government to defend the homeland and fighting terrorism.
Third, the popular crowd: Individuals volunteers or contractors with the popular crowd body to support the armed forces in defending the country and the fight against terrorism.
Fourth leadership: leadership of the National Guard.
Fifth Leader: Commander of the National Guard.
VI Chief of Staff: Chief of Staff of the National Guard.
Seventh officers: National Guard officers.
Eighth officers seconded: officers seconded to work in the National Guard.
IX “permanent configurations: formations consisting of members of the National Guard Aldaúmyin.
X. formations reserve: the structure of the National Guard formations are activated when you call their members of the National Guard reservists fighters.
Article 2 of this law is designed to:
First, the effective contribution in the face of the threat of terrorism and maintain security in the governorates not organized in a region through the formation of military forces from the people of those provinces are part of the armed forces.
Second, the integration of the popular crowd and the Sons of Iraq fighters from non-employees of the interior and defense ministries who have contributed to fighting terrorism in the National Guard.
Article 3, a first formed under the provisions of this law and the National Guard troops, and her leadership called (the command of the National Guard)
The leadership of the National Guard has a moral personality and financial and administrative independence and the associated general commander of the armed forces, represented by the pilot or his nominee.
Second, be arming the National Guard heavier than arming the police and lighter than arming the army to suit the specific tasks and duties of the National Guard troops in this law.
Third, apply to the National Guard in the provinces that constitute the legal provisions stipulated in the governorates not organized in a region Law No. (21) of 2008 relating to the police in the province.
Article 4 The National Guard following tasks:
First “to contribute to the fight against terrorism.
Second, to contribute to maintaining security in the province.
Thirdly assigning police to enforce the rule of law and the protection of strategic infrastructure and facilities in the cases that go beyond their ability.
Fourthly, “provide support and support in emergency Awalkuarth natural.
Fifthly, “to assist in keeping the security of other provinces on the order of the commander of the armed forces.
VI “informational coordination and cooperation with the security and intelligence authorities in accordance with instructions issued by the commander of the armed forces.
Article 5 first “leadership of the National Guard consists of the following configurations:
A chief of staff of the National Guard
B Administrative Service.
C Mira circle.
D Operations Department.
E Intelligence Service.
And circuit training.
G Inspection Service.
H circle crowd and moral guidance.
I Department accounts.
The Department of Information and Public Relations.
Secondly, “headed by a chief of staff of the National Guard set forth in paragraph (a) of item (i”) of this Article officer rank of lieutenant general.
B runs circles set forth in item (i “) of this Article officer with the rank of brigade or an employee entitled General Manager.
Third, determine the configurations set forth in item tasks (First “) of this article and divisions and functions of the system of internal divisions issued by the National Guard commander.
Article 6 holds the leadership of the National Guard of the following tasks:
First National Guard Administration.
Second, secure equipment and weapons and other supplies needed by the National Guard to perform his duties in accordance with law.
Third, the preparation of annual training programs for the development and rehabilitation of the National Guard formations.
Fourthly request placement of a number of professional officers to work in formations Guard
National as needed.
Fifth organization National Guard formations or units of light infantry and in line with the structure and organization of the Order of the Iraqi armed forces.
VI prepare the organizational structure and job descriptions and owners of National Guard troops in coordination with the Ministry of Finance and approved by the General Commander of the Armed Forces.
Seventh issuing regulations to prepare and qualify officers of its members in accordance with the criteria adopted in the Iraqi armed forces.
Article 7 First nominate General Commander of the Armed Forces of three candidates for appointment to the post of commander of the National Guard and chooses the Cabinet, and one of them sent to the House of Representatives to approve the appointment.
Secondly, the National Guard commander of the special degree.
Third, the commander of the National Guard Vice replace him in his absence for any reason.
Fourth, to the commander of the National Guard Authorization some duties to his deputy, or leaders or general managers.
Article 8 The National Guard commander of the following tasks:
First, management and supervision of the National Guard formations.
Secondly, to provide advice and recommendations in the area of competence to the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces.
Third, with regard to the implementation of the leadership in the national security strategy and security strategies, including branching.
Fourth recommendation to the General Commander of the Armed Forces appointed Deputy Commander and leaders and the two things and general managers.
Fifth annual budget proposal to the National Guard troops and submit to the General Commander of the Armed Forces Project.
VI invite members of the National Guard reservists to join their units for the purposes of the annual training and enrollment is for (1) one month and demobilized immediately after the training period
Seventh call the formation of one or more of the formations of the National Guard in the province or more after coordination with them, to be published outside the provinces, based on the approval or is the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces.
Article 9 be of service in the National Guard and two types as follows:
First “permanent service: be for workers in the leadership and management sites and sites that require the accumulation of experience and fighters exact number.
Second service reserve: be volunteers for reserve service in accordance with the contract for a period of five (5) years, subject to renewal of vows and the volunteer reservists to enroll annually for a period of (1) one month for the retraining.
Article 10 be the Associates of the formations of the National Guard and Reserve Aldaúmyin from the province, which constitutes it.
Article 11 shall be appointed commander of the National Guard in the province, which constitutes the same mechanism used in the selection of the police chief set forth in the governorates not organized in the province of Law No. (21) for the year 2008 to be coupled with the approval of the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces on the appointment.
Article 12 defines instructions issued by the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces Mayati:
First two officers and instigators and leaders in their units and their positions and movements service.
Second, the private members of the National Guard and ranks in line with the hierarchy in other Iraqi armed forces uniforms.
Article 13, first required to accept volunteer in the National Guard availability of the following conditions:
A be Iraqi and Iraqi parents.
B that is not under the age of (18) eighteen years and not more than (35) thirty-five years for volunteers on permanent service, and not more than (45) forty-five years for volunteers on reserve duty.
C Saleha’llkhaddma be in the National Guard under the medical report issued by the ad hoc committee.
D not to be convicted of a felony or a non-political misdemeanor involving moral turpitude.
Him to be of good character and reputation and behavior.
And holds a primary school certificate in the least.
G to be from the people of the province, which constitutes the National Guard.
H make it clear that belong to any political party.
Secondly, a policeman excluded from old school and the certificate of terrorism fought members of the popular crowd and the people of Iraq and the sons of the tribes.
B is inserted excluded from school certificate requirement in literacy courses in cooperation with local governments in the provinces and the Ministry of Education.
Thirdly be security checks for volunteers according to the criteria adopted in the Ministry of Defence.
Article 14 First earns Associates of the National Guard with permanent service salaries and allowances of their peers in the Department of Defense.
Second, the state departments continue to pay the salaries of its members from the National Guard reservists when they are called to serve and returned to their jobs after demobilization.
Third, the leadership of the National Guard shall pay the volunteers working in the private sector salaries and the employer is required to return him to work during the ten (10) days from the date of demobilization 0
Fourth grants members of the National Guard when they are called to serve the reserve risk and nutrition given to their peers from employees of the Ministry of Defense appropriations.
Fifth calculated reserve service in the National Guard for doubling for the purposes of the premium, promotion and retirement service.
Article 15 of the first year, the commander of the armed forces call part or all of the employees of the National Guard reservists to join their units in one of the following cases:
A. When you get a security deterioration or serious security threat is not enough permanent collections of the National Guard to deflect.
B at the outbreak of war or expecting a war.
C when disaster or emergency situation.
Second wander Associates of National Guard reservists enrolled under the summons issued by the commander of the armed forces under him.
Article 16 Associates of the armed forces and internal security forces and the Associates of the intelligence and security agencies in the National Guard does not accept Subject to the provisions in Articles (1 / VIII) and (6 / IV) of the Act.
Article 17 shall colleges and educational institutions and training of military and security of the defense and interior ministries to accept the number of employees of the National Guard for study and training, and the coordination between the commander of the National Guard and the ministers concerned.
Article 18 of the governor and the building “on the recommendation of the Security Committee in the province to ask the commander of the armed forces to call all or some of the reserves of the National Guard forces in the province when there is a security threat or disaster beyond the reach of the Internal Security Force and National Guard permanent in the province, and to the commander of the year agree to call all the power required by the Governor or any part thereof, or ministering strongly request of the National Guard of another province, according to its comprehensive assessment of threats to national security or reject the request.
Article 19 first decades of financial allocations for the Sons of Iraq movement of the merging of militias to the Directorate of National Guard leadership and turning decades who have continued to respond to terrorism to the permanent service if they satisfy admission requirements, Aothol contracts to reserve service contracts in the National Guard.
Second movement contracts and financial allocations for Volunteers popular crowd to lead the National Guard, and turning their contracts to permanent service if they satisfy admission requirements, Aothol contracts to reserve service contracts in the National Guard and the ratio of the population by taking into account the plug-in hybrid provinces.
Article 20 first service law and military retirement number is valid (3) for the year 2010 and the Military Penal Code No. (19) of 2007 and the Code of Criminal Procedure military No. (30) for the year 2007 on the National Guard.
Second affiliation may not be members of the National Guard Aldaúmyin any political party, and may not be doing any activity that supports or undermines the interests of any political party.
First, Article 21 may issue regulations to facilitate the implementation of the provisions of this law
Second, to the commander of the National Guard, with the consent of the General Commander of the Armed Forces, issuing instructions and internal systems to facilitate the implementation of the provisions of this law.
Article 22 of this law shall be the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
Due to the security conditions experienced by Iraq due to exposure to terrorist attack and fierce in order to organize the ranks of the sons of the people who fought for this terrorist attack according to the formations are consistent with the structure of the Iraqi armed forces and give them the rights and privileges that are commensurate with their efforts and sacrifices.
Initiated this law.