Can Parliament vote on the continuation of Abdel-Mahdi in an emergency government?
17:44 - 23/23/2020
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On Monday, legal expert Ali al-Tamimi said the House of Representatives can vote on the continuing work of the government of resigned Prime Minister [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
in the administration of the emergency government.
Al-Tamimi said in a statement to / Information /, “The state of emergency in accordance with the Iraqi constitution is announced by a majority of two-thirds of those present after the quorum has been achieved based on a joint request from the Prime Minister and the President of the Republic according to Article 61 FX. The emergency period is 30 days, renewable and oversight by Parliament after 15 days after its end, ”pointing out that“ Parliament does not have the right to grant Abdel Mahdi the authority of the emergency government because he submitted his resignation and the control of his government was transferred by the administrative judiciary. ”
He added, “Parliament can grant this authority to the President of the Republic, Barham Salih, according to Article 81 if the Prime Minister-designate Adnan Al-Zarfi fails and does not obtain the grant of confidence.” Noting that “in this case, the authority of the Prime Minister and the Republic is transferred to Barham Salih, where we are before the vacancy of the position.” . It ended 25 T.