Committee rules HZDS and KDH broke financing law

The parliamentary Finance, Budget, and Currency Committee has ruled that the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) and the opposition Christian-Democratic Movement (KDH) violated the law by accepting donations from companies with state participation and self-government equity stakes.

The parliamentary Finance, Budget, and Currency Committee has ruled that the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) and the opposition Christian-Democratic Movement (KDH) violated the law by accepting donations from companies with state participation and self-government equity stakes.

The Finance Ministry must now decide on how much to fine the parties. The cap is two times the donated sum. SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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