A proposed definition of the mandate of Prime Minister two terms will not pass parliament
Khalid al-Alwani: a proposed definition of the mandate of Prime Minister two terms will not pass parliament
Date: 08/23/2012 12:53:53 Thursday
Baghdad (news) .. Acknowledged leader of the coalition of the center MP / coalition in Iraq / Khalid al-Alwani, the difficulty of approving a proposal defining the mandates of the three presidencies, including the mandate of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, the House of Representatives, so it needs to be a constitutional amendment.
said Alwani in a statement (of the Agency news) today Thursday: The definition of the mandate of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki two terms is unconstitutional and illegal but still needs to amend the Constitution in this matter, confirming the presence of difficulty approving pass the proposed law identify the three states (the Republic, Ministers, MPs) in the House, because it needs to amend the constitution and voting within Council and this can not be achieved because the National Alliance has the majority as well as the approval of the Federal Court. added Iraqi MP: If the blocks determined not to give al-Maliki for a third term not vote it through the next stage as prime minister. Earlier, Prime / Liberal block / Baha Araji, from the collection of more than (100) signing of the proposed law defines the mandate of the three presidencies two sessions only two. Araji said in a press conference attended by (news): The mass and in collaboration with some members of the Council collected more than (100) signed so far and is continuing to collect signatures to the enactment solve a lot of the blanks and gaps that have not dealt with the Constitution. added: that the law will include several topics most important of the mandate of the three presidencies two sessions electoral addition to the official position in the event of withdrawal of half the members of the government as well as the role and duties that are specific to the caretaker. explained: they put forward a draft law on the Presidency of the Council of Representatives has promised Speaker Osama Nujaifi that he will present the draft to the Council as soon as possible. / end / 7. n. p /