[size=36]Adviser to the Prime Minister is likely to vote on the budget next month[/size]
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, the Prime Minister's Advisor for Financial Affairs, Mazhar Muhammad Salih, explained today, Tuesday, the disbursement mechanism in the event of a delay in the 2023 budget legislation, while he expected its approval during the next month.
Saleh said, in an interview with the official agency, followed by Mawazine News: “Public finance continued to apply the exchange rule 1/12 of the total current expenditures achieved until the end of the fiscal year 2022, based on the provisions of Article 13 / First of the Federal Financial Management Law in force No. 6 of 2019 the average".
He added, "Continuing investment projects should be included in the aforementioned exchange rule, including projects approved under the Emergency Support for Food Security and Development Law No. 2 of 2022, in order to ensure that the benefit is not missed, due to the delay in approving the federal budget for the year 2023 until the present time." ".
And Saleh indicated that "the general budget will begin in the House of Representatives after it is presented to the Council of Ministers at a close date," expecting "to approve the budget during the month of February."