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Draft law on Greece-institutions agreement tabled in Parliament, to come under fast-track procedures

Draft law on Greece-institutions agreement tabled in Parliament, to come under fast-track procedures

The draft law containing the agreement Greece reached with the institutions earlier in the day was tabled in Parliament on Wednesday morning.The draft law, titled "Ratification of the draft contract for funding by the European Stability Mechanism and regulations for the implementation of the funding agreement", was also posted on the Parliament's site.

It includes a series of measures which must be voted in by Parliament before the agreement is ratified and the first expected tranche of the loan is released by the European Stability Mechanism.

The government will propose that the debate and voting be carried out by fast-track procedures.