The Political Council of the ruling coalition approved the official nomination for the Minister of Health. At today’s regular meeting, the leaders of the coalition parties examined several possible candidates. The proposal for a minister will be submitted by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov to parliament immediately after the acception of the Budget 2018.
The Political Council of the coalition will instruct the parliamentary groups of GERB and the United Patriots to form a team of lawyers to prepare a legal analysis and make proposals for legislative changes regarding the abolition of the limitation period for crimes in privatization deals.
During the meeting the cabinet’s draft state budget for 2018 was discussed. The Political Council of the coalition also examined changes in the legislation related to improving the tourist services and guaranteeing the relaxation of the tourists. Proposals for amendments to the Law on the Structure of the Black Sea Coast, the Unified Tourist Information System, changes limiting the noise levels in the winter and summer resorts were discussed.
The Political Council of the coalition reported that the implementation of the government’s 4-year program for the first six months was implemented on time. The leaders united around the conclusion that the coalition majority is stable.The government and the majority in parliament fulfill the state’s commitments related to the Bulgarian presidency of the Council of the EU.