Parliamentary Finance: The government and parliament will fail to pass the 2020 budget before the end of this year
19:41 - 26/11/2019
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Parliamentary Finance Committee confirmed on Tuesday that the Councils of Ministers and Representatives will fail to pass the draft federal budget law for 2020 before the end of the current fiscal year.
A member of the Committee Hanin Kaddou in a statement to / information /, "The expected fiscal deficit in the budget of 2020 reached nearly 70 trillion Iraqi dinars," pointing out that "the Council of Ministers has not sent the budget law to the House of Representatives so far because of a number of paragraphs need to be amended Fulfills the demands of the demonstrators. ”
He added that "the inclusion of the demands of the demonstrators of functional degrees and grants need to allocate sufficient funds to them and the government has not allocated those funds so far," noting that "the government and parliament will fail to pass the 2020 budget before the end of this year."
He explained that "the remainder of the fiscal year and one month and the House of Representatives is unable to pass the budget in this short period as it needs amendments and detailed reading achieve the demands of the masses."
The spokesman for the Information Office of the Prime Minister William Warda, on Monday, that the failure to send the draft budget 2020 to parliament is due to technical reasons, indicating that the government wants to complete the Parliament and the elections and not occupied by something else. Finished 25 T.