[size=36]Legal expert: There is no constitutional provision that prevents the caretaker government from preparing the budget law[/size]
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Legal expert Tariq Harb, on Friday, that there is no constitutional provision prevents the caretaker government from preparing a draft budget law.
Harb said in an interview with Mawazine News that "I have said some statements that the caretaker government can not prepare the draft budget law, which we recall that the Constitution obliged the government, the Council of Ministers to prepare the draft law, whether the government is a full-fledged government or caretaker government By a vote of no confidence by Parliament or when it resigns or the Prime Minister resigns. "
He added, "Articles 57 and 62 of the Constitution and the annual budget obliged the government to prepare a draft budget law and send it to parliament and there is no in them and in other provisions of the Constitution of the House of Representatives and the Council of Ministers, even if implicitly to what some say that the caretaker government can not The preparation of the budget law has been confirmed whether the government is fully empowered or the conduct of business in the Financial Management Law No. 6 of 2019, which was published in the Official Gazette of all the above we conclude the invalidity of the claim that the caretaker government can not prepare draft law Wen 's budget and it is true that its duty, whether full powers or the conduct of business. "
It is noteworthy that Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, in his letter to the leader of the Sadrist movement Muqtada al-Sadr that his resignation and the transformation of his government to the caretaker business will hinder the preparation of the budget next year.