Al-Maliki’s coalition expects a “veto” of the Federal Court on “Food Security” and “Save a Homeland” optimistic

Al-Maliki’s coalition expects a “veto” of the Federal Court on “Food Security” and “Save a Homeland” optimistic

2022-05-31 08:10

Al-Malikis coalition expects a veto of the Federal Court on Food Security and Save a Homeland optimisticShafaq News / The State of Law coalition led by Nuri al-Maliki expected today, Tuesday, that the Federal Court would issue a state ruling preventing the implementation of the Emergency Food Security Support Law if the House of Representatives voted on it, while a source in the “Save a Nation” coalition revealed his “reassuring” of passing the law He considered it a gateway to the formation of the new federal government.

The leader in the state of law, Abdul Hadi Mohan, told Shafak News Agency, “Passing the emergency food security support project in parliament does not mean its implementation,” noting that “the origin of the law’s title differs from its content, as there are approximately 30% that go to food support, and 70% go to the ration card, And to finance new projects as well as projects under implementation, and therefore it is contrary to the title and if there are attempts to pass it, it is contrary to the decisions of the Federal Court.

He added, “In the event that the emergency food security support law is voted on by the House of Representatives, I expect the Federal Court to issue a state ruling preventing its implementation.”

For his part, a source in the “Save a Homeland” coalition told Shafaq News Agency, “The law of emergency support for food security will be passed and all members of Parliament will vote on it, and it will find its way to implementation without interfering with any party, as it is concerned with securing food in addition to supporting energy fields and service and development projects.” .

The source, who asked not to be named, added that “after the law is passed, a breakthrough will occur in the entire political scene, including accelerating the process of forming the government, since the implementation of the details of the food security law will positively affect all areas that affect the citizen (the ration card in its entirety, 11 articles, electricity, fuel). .

Yesterday, Monday, the Iraqi parliament included the discussion of the emergency support law for food security on the agenda for today’s session, Tuesday.

On May 28, 2022, the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, called on the Iraqi parliament to expedite the vote on the emergency food security support law, stressing that the vote should be kept away from “partisan, sectarian and nationalist bids.”

On Thursday, May 19, 2022, the House of Representatives completed the first reading of the proposed law on emergency support for food security and development.

On Wednesday, May 18, 2022, the committee submitted this proposal to the presidency of the Iraqi parliament as an alternative to the project submitted by the current caretaker government headed by Mustafa Al-Kazemi.

The law on emergency support for food security sparked controversy between deputies and political blocs and those interested in political affairs between supporters and opponents, before the Federal Supreme Court vetoed and invalidated the law because the current government is a government for the conduct of daily business and it is not within its powers to legislate laws, propose them or send them to the House of Representatives.

On Sunday, May 15, 2022, the Federal Supreme Court (the highest judicial authority in Iraq) decided to cancel the draft law on emergency support for food security and development based on a lawsuit filed by Representative Basem Khashan, while it indicated that the Al-Kazemi government is a conduct of business and is not entitled to send bills and hold contracts. Loans, appointment to senior state positions, exemption from them, or restructuring of ministries and departments.

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