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Germany

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Federal Council

This is a bicameral parliament. Switch to theGerman Bundestag

Budget

Data on parliament’s budget role and activities

Parliamentary powers to amend the budget
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Notes
the bundesrat (representation of the 16 federal states of germany at the federal level) can veto the budget bill . this veto can be overriden by a decision of the majority of the members of the bundestag. budget amendments proposed by the bundesrat have to be accepted by the bundestag. in practice, the bundesrat normally doesn´t veto the budget bill or proposes amendments.
Parliament has a specialized unit to conduct budgetary analysis For example, a Parliamentary Budget Office.
Date when parliament received the draft budget from the government, per year
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Date when parliament adopted the budget, per year
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