Self-financing and the salaries of judges and university professors firms obstacles facing the adoption of pension law

13/09/2016 17:46

Long-Presse / Baghdad

Finance Committee in the House of Representatives revealed, Tuesday, for the pursuit of the Committee to reach a suitable for the advancement of companies self-financing and to address eliminating the salaries of university professors solutions, within the second adjusted to the Uniform Code of retirement, with the Labour and Social Affairs, stressed that the majority of the House of Representatives objected to granting exemption from the requirement validity old Prime Minister, suggested present the project to a vote after the Eid al-Adha holiday.

He said the parliamentary finance committee member Husam punitive, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The Commission is currently discussing three important topics related to the Unified Retirement Law", noting that "the first of which related companies self-financing, which includes nearly ten thousand employees have been referred to retire before the age of fifty years and they stopped their salaries, as well as reducing the number of employees to promote the betterment and improvement of its financial performance.

He punitive, a deputy from the Sadrist movement Liberal bloc, that "the second topics being discussed by the Commission concerning the pensions of judges," adding that "the third topic professors university system and university service and access to the medium as a result of the salary of old pensions professor and current."

For her part, the Labour and Social Affairs and member of the Parliamentary Zainab al-Taie, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The majority of the members of the House of Representatives objected to a paragraph validity of the Prime Minister the exception of the age requirement in the Unified Retirement Law," asserting that "the law will be presented for the second reading to be voted on after the Eid al-Adha holiday. "

It said al-Tai, that "a lot of points bugs mar the Unified Retirement 2014 law, most notably that it was not implemented retroactively," pointing out that "a lot of retired years before 2014, who have a service 15 years complain of not including them in the law as a result of failure to apply retroactively to redress. "

The Council of Ministers, approved in the (19 April 2016), the second amendment to the draft law to the law of the Unified Retirement Number Nine for the year 2014, and forwarded directly to the House of Representatives.

The Iraqi Council of Representatives ended in the (11 August 2016), the first reading of the draft social security law and the uniform retirement number nine for the year 2014.