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Baghdad / Obelisk: Legal expert Tariq Harb said, on Sunday, October 17, 2021, that the next parliament will be the moderate parliament in its extension and progress, the disappearance of screaming and chirping, the disappearance of virtue and the presence of the minimum level of wisdom, in reference to the Virtue Party and the Wisdom Movement.
He added, that the moderate parliament is the next parliament in Baghdad, even if it becomes without virtue and the minimum level of wisdom (i.e., the Virtue Party bloc that lost the elections and the MPs of the Wisdom Movement, whose number was horribly reduced).
And he went on in an interview with the Obelisk: The loud screamers, the deputies who used to fill the flags, went with screaming and knocking in the morning and evening, and Parliament was marching under the leadership of Sairoon, the Kurdistan Democratic Party, and progress and extension in the independents and the extension movement.
He continued: There is no value, even if everyone’s coalition happens against Sairoon, the President of the Republic is obliged to assign their candidate because Article 45 of the Parliament Election Law No. 9 of 2020 (which was issued after the decisions of the previous Supreme Court) was not challenged by the Supreme Court, and this article prevented the transfer of the deputy and the party And the bloc does not, as some interpret it wrongly, is that it only banned representatives and did not ban parties and blocs, and in this Article 45 states (no deputy, party, or bloc registered within an open list that won the elections has the right to move to a coalition, party, bloc, or other list) and the text does not need to Comment or explanation, the ban is general, absolute and comprehensive.
He explained: The deputy, the party, and the bloc, but the coalition has a role in voting to grant confidence to the prime minister and his ministry. Thus, the approval of the Supreme Court on the electoral results was left only for a period estimated by the Electoral Commission Law No. 31 of 2019 in Article (18) and beyond, less than a month after it is decided Board of Commissioners in complaints submitted to him.
He added that there is a three-day period for the complainants’ right to appeal against the decisions of the Commission before the Judicial Committee and ten days for the issuance of the decision of the Judicial Commission for Elections, i.e. the ruling, noting that the Commission is obligated to answer the decisions and inquiries of the Judicial Commission within a week only, and after completing the foregoing, the final results are presented for the approval of the Supreme Court .
He concluded his speech by saying: What is meant is the Virtue Party, which vanished from the parliamentary presence in these elections, and the Wisdom Movement bloc, which lost many of its seats in these elections.