11:13 - 2023-01-04
The representative of the Al-Fateh Parliamentary Bloc, Rafik Al-Salhi, suggested, on Wednesday, that the budget be sent to the House of Representatives at the beginning of the legislative term, which will begin on the eighth of this month, indicating that the committees that were formed to resolve differences with the budget materials worked diligently and seriously.
Al-Salhi said in a press statement, "The government is determined to complete the draft budget law and send it to parliament at the beginning of the second legislative term, which will begin on the eighth of this month," suggesting that "it will arrive in the first week after holding the first session of the next chapter."
He added, "The specialized committees In resolving differences in budget articles, I worked diligently and seriously to complete the draft budget law before the end of the first legislative term of the House of Representatives.
And Prime Minister Muhammad Shia al-Sudani confirmed in a press conference, yesterday, Tuesday, that the government did not rush to send the budget to the House of Representatives, and took advantage of the legislative recess to conduct reviews of the budget sections and pressure unnecessary expenditures.
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