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MP: Parl't 'likely' to vote on provincial council elections bill next week

MP: Parl't 'likely' to vote on provincial council elections' bill next week
Iraqi Parliament's legal affairs committee chief Mohsen al-Saadoun announced Tuesday that a bill on provincial council elections may be put to the vote next week.

He added that the disputes among Kirkuk constituency MPs were the main reason behind delaying the vote on the bill.

Al-Saadoun confirmed that The Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri met with Kirkuk constituency MPs and urged them to agree on provincial council elections' bill.

The parliament speaker will introduce the bill to lawmakers for vote, then it will be transferred to the executive authorities.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 18 July 2017 02:45 PM