changes for more Federal influence in education and in social housing is extended, The mediation procedure of the proposed basic law. Originally it was planned to come on Tuesday, a result – then the digital Pact for the schools, the procedure would have been able to go this week by both chambers. But the compromises that had resolved a Federal-Länder working group on Monday, were not fully resilient. While it was from the SPD, you can live with it, have a need for other parties, the Union, still to be clarified. An agreement in the coming week, is now aiming for.
After all, a point of contention seems to be off the table. The Bundestag had demanded that Federal financial assistance should in future be always "added in at least the same amount by the land". From the point of view of the countries ' intervention in their budgetary autonomy and the main reason why the Federal Council called in December, the conciliation Committee. Now it is to hot to daily mirror information in the article 104b of the basic law, in the financial support for investments will be governed, "The Federal funds are in addition to the own resources of the countries." A fixed rate not to give.
Also the article 104c, has been reformulated, especially on pressure from the FDP and the Green party in the Bundestag, so that some of the Prime Minister feared an interference in school policy, including the staff, will probably be clarified by clearly investment in infrastructure is possible. Dispute there is, apparently, the control that wants the Federal side to be able to use the funds from the Federal budget in more or less detail to track. Here, too, there are countries concerns about your own autonomy.More about
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Baden-württemberg's Prime Minister Winfried Kretschmann (Green party) to the fact that it is Easter to all, at the latest, reach an agreement with the Federal government regarding money for the school digitization. "Until Easter must be a button on it. So much is clear,“ he said on Tuesday in Stuttgart. Possibly there could be also an agreement very quickly. The Federal States did not put pressure on you. It was clear that the Federal Council of the amendment to the basic law, as was decided by the Bundestag, would not agree.