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European Affairs Committee supports government regarding INA Privatisation Act

The parliamentary Committee on European Affairs on Wednesday gave its support to the government to defend Croatia's strategic interests before the European Commission and explain why it does not want to amend the law on the privatisation of the INA oil company, something the European Commission insists on.

Par'l committee rejects EC directive on posted workers' salaries

Under the EU directive, companies in one European Union member-state that conduct their business in another member-state will have to pay their workers the same wages paid for workers in the host country.

Par'l committee endorses Markic's appointment as SOA chief

The Committee's opinion is not binding, however it paved the way to the appointment of the new SOA head, Ostojic told the press.

Media committee rejects HRT's Programming Council report

The parliamentary Committee on Information, Computerisation and the Media on Wednesday by a majority vote rejecteda report on the activities of the public broadcaster HRT's Programming Council in 2014.

Opposition MP: National security system leaderless

The council in charge of coordinating the security system is not functioning because it has not been appointed and the report by the head of the Military Security-Intelligence Agency was not adopted owing to the votes of the Patriotic Coalition and its partners. 

Committee on Constitution: Domestic Policy Committee should have discussed SOA chief's replacement

Objections to an agenda may be submitted at the session only if the session is called on the day when it is being held or the day before, the Committee on the Constitution decided.

War veterans committee chair asks for urgent meeting with PM

He particularly warned that the government was in the process of adopting the budget for this year and that war veterans still did not have their representative to protect their interests.

Committee proposes parliament replace HRT director-general

With seven votes in favour and three abstentions, the parliamentary Committee on Information, Computerisation and the Media on Thursday proposed that the parliament relieve Goran Radman as director-general of the HRT public broadcasting service.

Karamarko: HDZ, Bridge have same opinion of Ostojic

The HDZ agrees with its coalition partners on all important matters and has a very good political relationship with them, said the HDZ leader.

Sabor Speaker: Opposition has made "big story" out of nonappointment

The Opposition's proposal to appoint former interior minister Ostojic (SDP) as the Home Affairs and National Security Committee's chairman was rejected Elections and Appointments Committee by a majority vote on Friday morning.

Ostojic: Reiner's claim about domestic policy committee dangerous

Social Democratic Party (SDP) MP and former interior minister Ranko Ostojic said on Friday he considered a statement by Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner dangerous, after Reiner said that the Domestic Policy and National Security Committee could continue working even without a chair.

Ruling majority doesn't want Ranko Ostojic to chair Home Affairs Committee

Ostojic's nomination was supported only by three MPs from the SDP and the Croatian People's Party (HNS), while committee members from the Patriotic Coalition and Bridge voted against.

Bill on bonus non-payment to be further elaborated

A debate on a bill on non-payment of salary bonuses earned through years of service in the public sectors, scheduled to be held by the Legislation Committee on Wednesday, was postponed so that the bill could be further elaborated.