Council of Ministers takes a number of decisions
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The Iraqi cabinet held its regular session on Tuesday under the chairmanship of Haider al-Abbadi, where the Cabinet discussed extensively the measures taken to address the water pollution in the province of Basra. A report was submitted to the government committee that went to Basra.
A - The commitment of the Ministry of Water Resources to deliver the water quota of the province of Basrah to a rate of 75 cubic meters / second to the borders of Basra and the removal of abuses on the river.
B) Monitoring the chlorine content in the water produced at the filter stations around the clock and holidays, including water projects managed by the private sector and follow-up grants of fundamentalist licenses.
C- Strengthening the Basrah Health Department with medicines and laboratory supplies, and committing to conducting laboratory tests and checking water from the filter stations.
D) Launching the implementation of the Basra sewage treatment project, which has been suspended since 2015.
(E) The province of Basra shall repair the fractures in the distribution networks and allocate the necessary amounts of the petrodollars.
The Ministry of Municipalities was instructed to investigate the reasons for the decrease of chlorine in drinking water in Basrah governorate and provide results within a week.
The session witnessed the vote on the implementation of the demands of the demonstrators in Karbala, Basra, Dhi Qar and Najaf.
The cabinet decided to allocate a residential plot for young athletes with gold, silver or bronze medals.
The first amendment to the Law of the Ministry of Education No. 22 of 2011 was voted on.
The Council voted to protect the product of the coated and non-coated metal pipes.
The vote was taken by the National Investment Commission to grant the investment license for the construction of the Kirkuk oil refinery.
The Council of Ministers voted to grant a license to establish a civil university in the name of (American University / Iraq Baghdad) in the province of Baghdad.
The sale of the plot No. (19/15 / Seven Akkar) of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals was voted on to its occupants.
The Council approved the sale of an area of 15 dunums on part of the plot numbered (7/101 / Marhaba district) and 40 dunums of the plot numbered (2/6/3 Bargha district and iron to the teachers' union / Diyala branch without public bidding and real allowance for distribution To the teachers in Diyala.
Also voted on the decisions and guidance of the Iraqi Economic Development Conference.
Based on the provisions of Article 4 of the Third Amendment Law of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Law No. 45 of 2013, the Council of Ministers decided that the provisions of the said law must be implemented, which provided for the suspension of the work of the members of the Independent High Commission for Elections until completion of the investigation of fraud crimes referred to by the decision of the Council of Ministers, All decisions issued are null and void.