Advisory Council holds weekly meeting

May 12, 2014 - 1:31:20 pm

DOHA:  The Advisory Council held on Monday its regular weekly meeting of its 42nd regular session under the chairmanship of its Speaker HE Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khulaifi.

At the outset of the meeting, HE the Secretary-General of the Advisory Council Fahad bin Mubarak Al Khayareen read the agenda which was then agreed upon. Then the Council endorsed the minutes of its previous session.

During the session, the Advisory Council reviewed a memo from the Cabinet General Secretariat addressed to the Ministry of Finance on the Advisory Council's recommendation concerning the state's draft public budget of the fiscal year 2014/2015. The council then took note of it.

The council also discussed a report of the Legal and Legislative Affairs committee on a decree law No. 15 of 2013 amending some provisions of lease law No 4 of 2008. The Council decided to refer its recommendations thereon to the cabinet. (QNA)