Parliamentary Regions: No reforms without passing a general amnesty law

Fri Aug 14 2015

02:24 | (Voice of Iraq) - Kirkuk

Asked the Committee of the Regions parliamentary and provincial, the need to initiate ministries covered by the transfer of powers in practice, while considered that "no reform" without passing a general amnesty and the rest of the political agreements law.

Committee Chairman Khaled Mafraji that "the eight ministries to begin the actual application of the transfer of powers endorsed by the Cabinet and approved by the House of Representatives and became the window," noting that "some ministries do not want to transfer those powers to the provinces."

He Mafraji, "The House of Representatives with the reforms approved and which are popular demands package," noting, "We support any demand contributes to chase the corrupt and bring them to eliminate."

He Mafraji, he was "not without the approval of the reforms and pass the amnesty law and bring out the innocent detainees from prisons," based "The government was formed in accordance with the principles of the agreement Alsaasa".

The head of the House of Representatives Saleem al-Jubouri, Wednesday (August 12, 2015) that the amnesty law is not far from the campaign reform which the government coincided Parliament to initiate them, as called for stakeholders to interact with the draft general amnesty law in a suit with "reformist courage" characterized by by this stage.

The MP from the National Coalition Kadhim al-Shammari, Wednesday (July 8, 2015), that the large number of exceptions in the current draft of the amnesty law Avrgth of real content, noting that the law in its current form will not only contribute to bring the 1% of the prisoners.