Leaders of ABV, GERB Agree on Including Part of Constitutional Changes in Declaration

Sofia, July 20 (BTA) – Part of the agreed changes in the Constitution will be included in a declaration or a decision of the National Assembly to be adopted on Thursday. Then the changes will be voted on first reading Friday. An agreement to this effect was reached by ABV leader Georgi Purvanov and Prime Minister and GERB leader Boyko Borissov after a meeting between the two in Parliament that lasted for about an hour and a half on Monday. The meeting was held in an effort to enlist broad support from the parliamentary political forces for the Cabinet-proposed constitutional amendments aimed at reforming the judiciary. More…