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House announces agreement to vote for Amendment 29 to July 15

House speaker Marco Maia, said on Tuesday (14) that was agreed to put to a vote, still in this semester, the project which regulates the Amendment 29, that dedicates more resources for health (DF 306/2008). "There is an agreement between all the leaders and my proposal is to vote until July 15”, he said. The information is from the Agency′s Board.

The Plenary has already begun to analyze the replacement of Mr Pepe Vargas (PT-RS) to the text, but the vote was not completed for lack of a feature analysis presented by DEM in an attempt to derail the creation of the Social Health Contribution (SHC ). According to the current text, the tax would have the same terms of the extinguished CPMF, but Marco Maia assured that will not have creation of tax.

According to Maia, there is no possibility of voting for new taxes. He says this is one of the topics discussed with the new Minister of Institutional Relations Secretariat, Ideli Salvatti.


Maia confirmed that the vote on new rules for procurement of works and services related to the World Cup and the Olympics is scheduled for tomorrow. The Different Regimes of Contracts (DRC) was included in Provisional Measure 527/11, establishing a Department of Civil Aviation.

According to the president, there is no agreement for the approval of the proposal. Leaders have until tomorrow to build an agreement. Failing such agreement, the proposal goes to vote and each must express his opinion.

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