1- Supervision and control of regional mental health councils.
2 Follow the implementation of the provisions of this law in mental health facilities.
3- Establish policies that guarantee respect for the rights and safety of the mentally ill.
4- Publish periodic reports on their work as specified in the regulations implementing this law.
5- Monitor the conditions of hospitalization, detention and treatment of psychiatric patients and ensure that they enjoy the guarantees and rights provided for by this law.
6- Decide on grievances against the decisions of regional mental health councils.
8- The council must have a technical committee of specialized doctors for the review of patients’ medical records when necessary, in accordance with the provisions of the executive regulation of this law.