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Ireland

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Senate

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Budget

Data on parliament’s budget role and activities

Parliamentary powers to amend the budget
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Notes
the seanad must pass the finance bill as it must pass all legislation, however any amendments must be government amendments. under constitution article 21.2 on recommendations from seanad can be made. the seanad has no role in consideration of the estimates; the appropriation act is passed without debate.
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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