No 47


Middle East Document

Proposed Agreement on Political Process in Iraq

1. The Fundamental Law

To be drafted by the Governing Council, in close consultation with the CPA. Will be approved by both the GC and CPA, and will formally set forth the scope and structure of the sovereign Iraqi transitional administration.

Elements of the Fundamental Law:

-Bill of rights, to include freedom of speech, legislature, religion; statement of equal rights of all Iraqis, regardless of...