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The parliamentary finance committee confirmed on Saturday that passing the budget law in the presence of a government to discharge daily matters is illegal.
"All parliamentary moves on passing the budget are illegal," said Ahmed al-Saffar, rapporteur of the parliamentary finance committee, adding that "the law on financial management indicates that the laws should be sent from an authentic government and not a government of daily affairs that does not have the authority to do so." Send laws".
He added that "if the law is sent by the government of the discharge of daily affairs, it will be its own and express its point of view and program."
"The draft budget has become worthless for the resignation of the current government," he said.
Earlier, the Parliamentary Finance Committee announced that the current government could not send the budget to the House of Representatives because it is a caretaker government.
"The Ministry of Finance has set up a committee to study the budget, and this committee has completed its work with a fiscal deficit of 48 trillion dinars," committee member Magda Tamimi told The Iraqi News Agency (AAP).
"The current government is a caretaker government, so it can only send the budget to the committee when a new government is formed," tamimi said.
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