Federal Court: The budget of 2017 has expired and can not be challenged with its materials

The Federal Supreme Court announced on Monday that the general budget for the fiscal year 2017 has ended, stressing that the possibility of challenging the constitutionality in one of its texts.

"The Supreme Federal Court held its session in the presence of all its members and considered a case set up by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, in addition to his job, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, in addition to his job to challenge the unconstitutionality of Article 32 / V / C) of the Federal Budget Act of 2017.

He added that "the court confirmed that its terms of reference include the control of the constitutionality of laws and decisions and regulations in force."

He pointed out that "the court responded to the lawsuit that the Financial Budget Law of 2017, has been implemented, and no longer in force on 1/1/2018, can not appeal its articles before the Federal Supreme Court at the present time because its competences provided for in paragraph (first) Article (93) of the Constitution limited to the consideration of appeals unconstitutional legislation in force. "