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The Fiscal Treaty: A Budget Bomb That Violates the Belgian Constitution

The European Commission must give its opinion on Belgium's draft 2015 budget today. This review could demand new budgetary constraints based on what is outlined in the Fiscal Stability Treaty (TSCG). Four...

by Belgian League of Human Rights

The European Commission must give its opinion on Belgium's draft 2015 budget today. This review could demand new budgetary constraints based on what is outlined in the Fiscal Stability Treaty (TSCG). Four organizations, including the League of Human Rights, presented arguments showing that committing to the TSCG is a breach of the Belgian Constitution. These arguments have been compiled into cancellation applications to the Constitutional Court in the context of a class action legal challenge.