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National Assembly Rejects Fiscal Responsibility Bill

Ljubljana, 29 September - The opposition-sponsored bill on fiscal responsibility aimed at curbing public spending and debt was rejected at Wednesday's extraordinary session of the National Assembly in a 40-18 vote, as the majority of coalition deputies believe that the proposal is unfeasible.

Ljubljana
Finance Minister Franc Krizanic arrives at the National Assembly for a discussion on the opposition-sponsored fiscal responsibility bill.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Development and European Affairs Minister Mitja Gaspari takes part in a National Assembly discussion on opposition-sponsored fiscal responsibility bill.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Finance Minister Franc Krizanic arrives at the National Assembly for a discussion on the opposition-sponsored fiscal responsibility bill.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Finance Minister Franc Krizanic addressing the National Assembly as it discusses the opposition-sponsored fiscal responsibility bill.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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