Sumer News: The legal expert Tariq Harb, the controversy over the life of the new Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohamed Halbousi legally.
"The constitution decided to mark the age of forty years for the President of the Republic in accordance with article 68 of the Constitution and the Constitution was set at the age of thirty-fifth of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers in accordance with Article 77 of the Constitution paragraph first and the age of the Deputy Minister in accordance with paragraph II of the same article,
Since the law of the elections of the House of Representatives decided 30 years for the deputy, the age of the minister accordingly thirty years.
"The constitution did not specify the age of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, as specified by the President of the Republic and the age of the Prime Minister and Ministers and where Article (55) of the Constitution decided to elect the Speaker of the House of Representatives and his two deputies only and the President and his two members of the House of Representatives
and the conditions of the MP are the conditions of the candidate in the parliamentary elections, 30 years as stated in the election law, it means that the age of the Speaker of the Parliament and his deputies are the same conditions of membership in the Parliament specified in the Election Law No. (45) for the year 2013,
which is 30 years of the decision of the Member of Parliament and that the Speaker of Parliament must be one of its members and stipulate what It is required in the member and not to specify a year in Constitution and any other law. "
He added that "what is stated in Article (138) of the Constitution, it specified the conditions of the Presidency Council and not the President and members of the House of Representatives as the Presidency Council something and the House of Representatives something else and the article mentioned the Presidency Council in one session is the electoral cycle for 2006,
where Jalal Talabani and Adel Abdul Mahdi And Tariq al-Hashemi constitute the Presidency Council, which completed the first session of the year 2006 to 2010 and ended and the work of the system of the President of the Republic in accordance with the said article. "