Maliki's coalition required to reduce region's share to 13% to pass budget
Maliki's coalition is required to reduce the region's share to 13% to pass the budget
By Hussein Zangana 35 minutes ago 12-15-15
Roudao - Erbil
It demanded the MP for the Kurdistan Alliance Najiba Najib, on Tuesday, the presidency of the House of Representatives to reject the proposal of the State of the Law of the Kurdistan Region to reduce the percentage of the budget for next fiscal 2016.
Said Najiba Najib told a news conference in the House of Representatives, I followed Roudao network media, said that "there are some deputies of the State of Law bloc collected the signatures submitted in the form of a proposal to the Presidency of the Council of Representatives and the Finance Committee in Parliament include the reduction of the Kurdistan Region proportion of the general budget of 17% to 13%, "pointing out that" the budget bill was prepared by the Council of Ministers and not Parliament and intercept some lawmakers to balance the region is unacceptable and unconstitutional. "
She added, "The increase or decrease the rate is linked to the Kurdistan Region to conduct general census," government is required to "increase the proportion of the region from the budget and not think about the reduced because there are large numbers of displaced people in the cities of the Kurdistan Region."
The Council of Ministers approved on 18 October \ 2015, the budget for next fiscal 2016, B113 trillion Iraqi dinars and a deficit of 30 trillion dinars.