House of Representatives vote on the two bills and the decision to terminate and reading three bills

Voice of the House of Representatives usual thirty minutes, which was held under the chairmanship of Dr. Salim al-Jubouri, President of the Council and in the presence of 234 deputies on Sunday 18/10/2015, the bills and the decision not to offload the competencies of the country with finished reading three bills.

At the outset of the session following the Committee of Religious Endowments and Religious Affairs issued a statement to mark the anniversary of the Prophet and the revolution of Imam Hussein bin Ali (a), noting that the Prophet's migration painted State landmarks on the principle of true fraternity among the members of society while the Imam Hussein, a revolt against injustice and tyranny and dedicated to the principles of noble sacrifice and redemption in order to redress the right.

The statement stressed the need to draw inspiration from lessons from the sacrifices made ​​by Imam Hussein (AS) victory to the right and follow the example of its values ​​in the war against al-Daash and defeat terrorism and to install justice and rights.

For its part, it followed the Commission on Human Rights issued a statement praised the benefits of Martyr MP Ahmed al-Khafaji, on the occasion of the first anniversary of his death at the hands of terrorists, calling for unity and cohesion to stand united against terrorism, a service of the Iraqi people.

In another affair, the Council voted accepting the resignation of MP Huda Mohammad Mehdi upon request, believing them to justice and to make way for Mr. Safa Jarallah to replace instead being a recipient of the highest voices.

Mr. Jarallah and was sworn in as Vice substitute for MP resigned the guidance of Muhammad.

This was followed by MP Hassan Sinead, a statement which gave thanks to all the parliamentary blocs throughout the years of work in the legislative and political process of power, calling for the Council to accept his resignation from the membership.

Council voted 144 deputies to reject the resignation of MP Hassan Sinead.

Mr. Speaker and face referral of the resignation of MP Hassan Sinead, to legal advice with respect to proceedings have to resign and needs to vote or without it.

The Council voted on a resolution for not emptying the country of the competencies and capabilities of young and submitted by the Legal Committee to ensure reaffirm the commitment of all state departments to apply the provisions of Article (13 / III) from the federal budget for 2015 which provided for the appointment of 5% minimum of university graduates law.

The resolution stressed that the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, obliging all civil universities and education evening at public universities to give priority to work in the campaign of university graduates is recruited in government departments, to take charge of parliamentary committees according to Achtsastha follow state departments to implement the provisions of resolution.

The Council voted on draft accession of the Republic of Iraq to the Rotterdam Convention on the Law on Prior Informed Consent flag for some chemicals and hazardous pesticides and submitted by the committees of Foreign Affairs, Health and Environment relations for the purpose of ratification of the Convention in order to participate in responsibility and cooperation between countries in regulating international trade in chemical and hazardous assigned to protect human health and the environment from potential harm and to contribute to their proper use.

The Board completed the vote on the draft accession of the Republic of Iraq to the Stockholm Convention on the Law on Persistent Organic and submitted by the committees of Foreign Affairs, Health and Environment relations with a view to ratification of the Convention for the disposal of persistent organic pollutants with toxic property and resistance to degradation and bioaccumulative and protection of human and environment health.

Council ended the first reading of the draft ratification of the cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Government of Islamic Republic of Iran in the field of plant protection agricultural quarantine and submitted by the committees of agriculture, water and the marshes and External Relations, which aims to enhance cooperation in the field of plant protection and control of pests of plants and plant products and prevent the Convention on the Law spread between the two countries.

Council and completed the second reading of the draft law on ratification exemption of diplomatic and special passport holders and the service feature of access between the Government of the Republic of Iraq and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and presented by the Convention on the Law of the Foreign Relations Committee.

In the interventions, ladies and gentlemen MPs, MP demanded Abbas al-Bayati, head of the Iraqi - Azerbaijani friendship to vote on the agreement as interference in the framework of reciprocity and rehabilitate Iraqi passport in addition to being pave the way for lifting the visa for ordinary passports.
He said the Attorney Joseph Saliwa to the need for the Foreign Relations Committee to move to cancel the visa Iraqi citizens to Arab countries.
And it has become an MP olive-Dulaimi that the Convention contribute to the strengthening of Iraq's relations with other countries.

And it demanded the MP Ashwaq dry under the guidance recommendation to the government move to raise the access of citizens to Azerbaijan feature especially since the diplomatic him can get a Visa unlike the average citizen as well as the importance of facilitating the entry of travelers to Jordan and India.

It was of the view that the MP high Nassif agreement does not respect the principle of reciprocity, demanding that there be equality in the granting of a visa.
In its response to the interventions of the Committee on confirmed seek to facilitate the entry of Iraqis, especially patients to India, Jordan and a number of countries and work with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in this direction.

The Presidency has decided to postpone the second reading of the draft law on ratification documents Bucharest Conference on the Law of 2004 lanterns Universal Postal Convention and submitted by the committees of foreign financial relations at the request of the Commission.

The Board completed the second reading of the draft law amending the Code of Criminal Procedure Law No. (23) of 1971, as submitted by the Legal Committee.

In the interventions of ladies and gentlemen of Representatives on law MP Risan Dler confirmed that the amendment violates the Constitution especially since the ratification of death sentences is one of the powers of the President and adjusted require amending the Constitution.

He said MP Hassan Turan that most executions files that are signed by former Vice-President of the Republic, noting that the goal of the amendment to the existence of the claim that the President of the Republic delay executions while there are a lot of decrees signed not carried out death sentences in by the government, pointing out that some penalty decisions are subject to review may take time.

She pointed to the MP high Nassif that the amendment of the draft constitutional and legal law as it is not permitted to leave the issue of non-ratification of the President of the Republic of death sentences are open.

The MP Abbas al-Bayati of the absence of intention to usurp the constitutional right of the President of the Republic but is required to determine a time limit to resolve the issues that were right where the provisions did not issue a presidential decree.

The MP Ardalan Noureddine that the delay in the ratification comes in order not to rush to implementation and validation to allow convicts to review their cases.

For his part, MP Riad Ghraib that the amendment of the law is very important to deter terrorists and criminals and to ensure the stability of the security situation, adding that the right of the House of Representatives to issue laws to determine the period of time for the implementation of death sentences, calling for the Legal Committee to take its role in the follow-up to the executive to follow up the reasons for the delay in the implementation of the verdicts.

MP Sadiq ordeal to amend the bill to speed up the fact that many criminals were able to impunity during the last period.

He MP Zana happy that the President of the Republic has the absolute authority to ratify death sentences and can not be reduced, noting that the issue of confidential informant malicious represent one of the reasons a review of many of the issues and judgments.

The MP stressed the victory of al-Jubouri that the fight against terrorism is a lofty goal but can not be the cause of the violation of human rights, noting that the terms of reference for a constitutional amendment concerning the Presidency of the Republic, which expressed its reservation on the amendment.

And the MP Raad Aldhlki there is a real need to see provided by the state to prevent criminals from escaping, noting that the amendment represents a violation of the constitution.

In its response to the interventions of the Committee on confirmed that the draft law regulates the principles of due process with respect to the position of President of the Republic of the death penalty, noting that the financial and administrative corruption crimes is governed by the death penalty in Iraqi law, noting that the law aims to avoid the shapes between the judiciary and the Justice Ministry and the Presidency Republic in adjudication and the death penalty for those who embarrassed terrorist acts and were pioneers insistence.

For his part, President al-Jubouri said he saw the Constitution and put his rules are difficult to change because change any aspect which could open the door for many controversial issues, Mushir he can not be modified Aaudhavh or delete the tower will in the Constitution only through a constitutional amendment, calling to know the position of the presidency and the prime minister of the amendment law.

Then submitted to the Committee on Women, Family and Childhood strategic action plan for the 2014-2018 parliamentary session.

The plan included the completion of the strategic committee of the two projects Altcherieiaan of the current legislative year, noting that the Commission has developed in the legislative side the need to vote on the labor laws and protection from domestic violence and amend the Penal Law No. 111 of 1969 to criminalize female circumcision.

The Committee noted the agreement with the Commission tribes to prepare a draft law to criminalize resolve tribal conflicts to women (quarterly) with the formation of another committee to prepare a draft law amending the auspices of Minors Act No. 78 of 1980, pointing to its field visits to departments that take care of widows and orphanages, events and monitor the implementation of the Law on Protection social and economic empowerment project for women.

Then it decides to adjourn the meeting on Monday 10/19/2015

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