February 18 2018
The oil and energy parliamentary committee announced that the government may resort to the fragmentation and dismantling of the law of oil and gas to several laws in the next phase to avoid all the differences that delayed the adoption of this law over three consecutive parliamentary sessions.
The head of the oil and energy parliamentary committee Ali Maarj al-Bahadli said in a press statement: "The new government plan entered into force by sending the law of the National Oil Company to the parliament, which intends to vote during the coming sessions, to be followed by the preparation of a special law of the Council of the Union of oil, Oil in the whole of Iraq to end the most controversial points. "
"The differences between the parliamentary blocs caused the postponement of the adoption of the law over the past ten years, and the inability of the House of Representatives over three consecutive parliamentary sessions of deciphering the differences that opposed the passage of the law of oil and gas after the launch of the first version of the law in 2007."
The Chairman of the Committee on Oil and Energy parliamentary, the Committee "does not know anything about the amendments made by the government committees on the draft new law of oil and gas, and he addressed the Council of Ministers several times to inquire about the law, but did not receive any answer."
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