Parliamentary Finance discusses five laws and stresses the government to expedite the transmission of the budget

Parliamentary Finance discusses five laws and stresses the government to expedite the transmission of the budget

11/22/2020 16:25:30

Parliamentary Finance discusses five laws and stresses the government to expedite the transmission of the budget{Baghdad: Al Furat News} The Finance Committee, headed by Representative Haitham Al-Jubouri, and the attendance of the members held a meeting today, Sunday, in which they discussed five laws included in its agenda.
A statement informing the House of Representatives, a copy of which was received by Al-Furat News Agency, stated that “at the beginning of the meeting that was held at the headquarters of the Finance Committee, the committee discussed the proposal of the First Amendment Law of the Iraqi Accreditation Commission Law No. (78) for the year 2017, in order to disengage the body from the Central Agency for Standardization and Control. Quality, due to its moral personality and financial and administrative independence.
The Finance Committee reviewed the report prepared by the committee’s advisor regarding the proposed law, as the members ’interventions focused on the need to make amendments to its paragraphs, and then the committee decided to submit it for the first reading in the upcoming Parliament sessions.
And the statement continued, “The Finance Committee discussed the law of the first amendment to the Law of the Fund for Supporting Internal Sections in the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, as the head of the committee, Haitham Al-Jubouri, directed to address the Ministry of Finance and take its opinion regarding the existence of a financial side in the law.”
The committee also discussed “the proposed law for the Fund for Supporting Low-Income Families, submitted by Representative Seham Al-Aqili, in confirmation of the principles stipulated in the Constitution to provide the right to a decent life for citizens without discrimination, and to alleviate the suffering of poor and low-income Iraqi families.”
In the same regard, Al-Jubouri directed an inquiry to the Ministry of Oil regarding the mechanism for disbursing the amounts of social benefits, the mechanism for their distribution, and the amount allocated for them for projects in the governorates. Dr. Al-Jubouri asked the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs to clarify their role regarding these sums and allocate them to eligible citizens.
In continuation of what is included in the agenda, the committee discussed the proposed law to cancel the dissolved Revolutionary Command Council Decision No. (218) for the year 2002 in order to lift the unfairness of the employee who spent years of his life in compulsory service and the movements judged according to the laws of military service and consider that service for the purposes of bonus, promotion and retirement.
After that, the committee discussed the draft law on financing the expenditures of the House of Representatives elections to enable the Independent High Electoral Commission to prepare for its conduct on its appointed time, as the Finance Committee decided to approve the government to finance these expenditures according to the reasons for the law on financing the deficit.
At the conclusion of the meeting, the Finance Committee stressed the need for the government to send the draft Federal Budget Law for 2021, for the purpose of approving it as soon as possible.

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