Parliament announces meetings and extra hours to approve the budget
Parliament announces meetings and extra hours to approve the budget before the legislative recess . Wednesday, February 15, 2012 12:44
Twilight News / announced the decision of the House of Representatives, Wednesday, the Council held additional meetings to speed up the approval of the budget this year, stressing that the allocations and requests the added delay caused approving the budget.
House of Representatives and discussed in its meeting held, on Tuesday, the budget bill, has asked some parliamentary committees allocate additional funds to the ministries and governmental bodies and institutions belonging to them.
The decision of the House of Representatives Muhammad Al-Khalidi in an interview with "Twilight News" "The House of Representatives decided to add to the meetings of the usual times of additional dedicated to the budget discussion to expedite the approval,"stressing that "the Finance Committee has stepped up its sessions to end the amendments made to the budget ".
Khalidi added that "the government has carried out some modifications on the budget was sent on Tuesday to the House of Representatives," noting that "the House of Representatives Egypt to pass the current year budget before the legislative recess scheduled for mid-March next year."
The Iraqi government has approved the federal budget for 2012, valued at $ 100 billion, an increase of 22% from the previous year, a deficit of about $ 13 billion, as revealed the Finance Committee representative from reaching the operating budget 70% of the budget in 2012, but the House of Representatives Now was not able to approving the budget as a result of the current political crisis faced by the country.