Wednesday, 29 February 2012
Hundred and Fifty-Eighth Sitting of the Legislative Committee
At the sitting held on 29 February, the Legislative Committee considered the amendments submitted to eight Bills: Bill Granting Guarantee by the Republic of Serbia in favour of Societe Generale Bank Serbia a.d. Belgrade, Erste GCIB Finance I B.V. Amsterdam, Unicredit Bank Serbia a.d. Belgrade and Aik Bank a.d. Nis under the debt of Galenika a.d. Belgrade,
Bill Granting Guarantee by the Republic of Serbia in favour of Komercijalna Banka a.d. Belgrade under the debt of Air Traffic Joint Stock Company “JAT AIRWAYS” a.d. Belgrade, Bill Granting Guarantee by the Republic of Serbia in favour of Unicredit Serbia a.d. Belgrade for the construction of an annex to hangar 2, to enable the maintenance and repair of already gained BOEING 737 NG airplane type and equipment aimed at establishing maintenance and repair of AIRBUS 320 airplane type under the debt of "JAT-TEHNIKA” d.o.o. Belgrade, Bill Granting Guarantee by the Republic of Serbia in favour of Hypo Alpe-Adria Bank a.d. Belgrade and Societe Generale Bank Serbia a.d. Belgrade to settle the debt of the Building Directorate of Serbia d.o.o. Belgrade, under the loan contract for the construction of residential-office buildings on the site of the Stepa Stepanovic army barracks in Belgrade, Bill Granting Guarantee by the Republic of Serbia in favour of Japan International Cooperation Agency under the debt of public enterprise “Electric Power of Serbia” Belgrade, Bill on the Confirmation of the Guarantee Contract between the Republic of Serbia and European Investment Bank “City of Belgrade bridge on the Sava/A, City of Belgrade bridge on the Sava/B and access roads”, Bill on the Confirmation of the Guarantee Contract (EPS Small Hydroelectric Power Plants Project) between the Republic of Serbia and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Bill on the Confirmation of the Loan Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia as borrower and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan as lender for the financing of the construction of sections Ljig-Boljkovci, Boljkovci-Takovo and Takovo-Preljina of highway E-763 in the Republic of Serbia.
The Committee rejected the amendments calling for the deletion of Article 1 in all the Bills as unallowable, while it deemed the rest of the amendments legally feasible.
The Legislative Committee went on to consider the Proposal for an authentic interpretation of Article 231 of the Pension and Disability Insurance Law submitted by MP Milan Avramovic, as well as three proposals for an authentic interpretation submitted by MP Petar Petrovic, relating to the provisions of Article 232 of the Criminal Procedure Code, provisions of Article 398/a of the Law on Enterprises and provisions of Article 366, Paragraph 3 of the Company Law.
The Committee members decided to send a request to the relevant ministries to prepare opinions on the proposals so that the Legislative Committee may take a stand afterwards.
The sitting was chaired by Committee Chairman Vlatko Ratkovic.