Royal Decree No. (A/3) Dated 26/3/1384AH
WITH THE HELP OF ALMIGHTY ALLAH,
WE, FAISAL IBN ABDULAZIZ AL-SAUD,
VICE-KING OF THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA,
Upon the Royal Decree No. (52) dated 17/11/1383AH (corresponding to 31/3/1964AD),
Upon Articles (19) and (20) of the Law of the Council of Ministers of Saudi Arabia,
Upon the Council of Ministers of Saudi Arabia's Resolution No. (627) crowned by the Royal Decree No. (29), dated 13/9/1383AH (corresponding to 28/1/1964AD) concerning the Law of Calibration and Measurement,
Upon the Council of Ministers of Saudi Arabia's Resolution No. (164), dated 25/3/1384AH (corresponding to 4/8/1964AD),
Upon the proposition of the Prime Minister,
HEREBY DECREE THE FOLLOWING:
First: Another paragraph shall be added to Article (3) of the Law of Calibration and Measurement, and its wording shall be as follows:
“The Minister of Commerce and Industry shall take the necessary measures to secure the basic forms of the standard units referred to in Article (2) of this Law. These forms should be consistent with the internationally-approved forms and shall be reckoned as the main reference in the application of the provisions of this Law."
Secondly: His Excellency the Prime Minister as well as the Minister of Commerce and Industry shall take this Decree into action.