MP Hakim: re-draft the national law of the Council of the card in violation of Representatives tuck

2015-11-29 21:45:35

| (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

MP Abdul-Hadi al-Hakim, Sunday, re-president Fuad Masum, the draft national card bill to the House of Representatives as a "violation of the constitution of the guarantor of the Constitution", among formula that he intends to submit to the law "have" to accept the Congress of religious minorities.

Hakim said in a statement that "the House of Representatives sent a national card bill to the president for approval after a vote in the House of Representatives by an absolute majority, but President infallible In a unique precedent request dated 11/17/2015 re-bill to the House for reconsideration Article 26, "explaining that" official spokesman for the Presidency of the Republic said that the infallible request to return the draft standard national card bill to the parliament to reconsider Article (26) of the Act in response to the request of a number of members of the House of Representatives, and representatives of a number of political blocs and religious components, and personalities social and civil ".

He said al-Hakim, to "re-President of the law is not based on constitutional or legal basis which did not give the Iraqi constitution in 2005 to President veto or veto laws, but that Article 73. III of the Constitution painted the way for the legislation of laws, including laws are considered ratified automatically after lapse of 15 days from the date of receipt of the presidency if it is ratified by the President during the period mentioned, what constitutes a precedent indicate to overcome the spammers and powers drawn by the Constitution to the public authorities in the state, especially with paragraph III of Article 73 of the Constitution relating to the powers of the President of the Republic, where stipulates that endorsing and issuing laws enacted by the House of Representatives, and are considered ratified after fifteen days from the date of receipt. "

And the wise, that "the only legal way to reconsider Article 26 b is a constitutional challenge before the Federal Supreme Court to cancel this article through the rule unconstitutional, which is not out of the question in this case, or that the House of Representatives to amend (Article 26 b) after the publication of law in the Official Gazette through new legislation in accordance with the fundamentalism of the procedures followed in such cases. "

He said the National Alliance MP, that "the text of Article 26 of this Law underwent to accept most of the political blocs representing segments of Iraqi society except for minorities, and voted by a large majority within the Council, so the disposal of the presidency is an obstacle not commensurate with its role as a guarantor preserves and protects the Constitution, as well as to being in violation of the constitutional division who swear by the president, "adding that" if the House of Representatives decided to amend (paragraph (b) of Article 26 of the national card law after its publication in the Official Gazette), I intend to provide formula (paragraph (b) of Article 26 of the Act) It may be acceptable to members of the House of Representatives, including deputies of religious minorities, as I think. "

The Parliament voted on Tuesday (November 2015 17), the decision to take the measures necessary to amend Article 26 in the national card law, while the announced presidential spokesman Khaled Huani, that the President of the Republic Fuad Masum request re-draft standard national card bill to parliament, attributing the reason for it to re-examine one of the articles of the law.

The religious minorities demanded, on Wednesday (November 4, 2015), the government and the House of Representatives and religious authorities to intervene to repeal Article 26 in the national law of the card, while threatened to resort to the courts to challenge that article in the absence of cancellation.