Institute for
International Law and Human Rights

Economic, Social, & Cultural Rights Rule of Law

IILHR Memo Legal Approach on 2009 Budget Law Articles

Advises on the draft Budget Law for 2009 by analyzing the Ministry of Finance’s amendments to the draft Budget Law for 2009 and the commentary of Taleb Ayfan, Advisor to the Iraqi Council of Representative’s Committee on Financial Affairs. Provides means to strengthen the ability of provinces and municipalities to provide basic social and municipal services and to perform their functions effectively by allocating budget items and managerial responsibility directly to provincial government bodies.