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The state-owned group has agreed on a draft member law, the place acts as a "Lex Sauter". Investments should be disclosed in the future on the euro and paid lobbying should be banned.CSU prescribes more transparency
on Tuesday, at lunchtime, Thomas Kreuzer had screwed down the expectations. Whether the CSU parliamentarians will probably agree on a sharper members of the representative until the end of their factional examination at this Wednesday? Since he "not quite sure", a "difficult process," said the faction leader in the stone hall of the state parliament. Later then, at 10 pm, Kreuzer is in the same place and says something struggled: "I'm already glad that we now have a preliminary result and do not have to talk about it."
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, which should prevent conflicts of interest between mandate and the action of the parliamentarians in the future - and thus scandals like the mask affairs, which the CSU last difficult has burdened. In the course of the affair, party feet Markus Söder had announced "full transparency and consequence" and promised a "new CSU".
The internal bill, which has decided on the state-of-the-art group on Tuesday evening with a counter-vote and four abstentions, is part of the clean-up, which Söder has in view. In the group meeting on Tuesday evening, Kreuzer should then have made a clear announcement according to participants, which should have been in Söder's senses: he was a fast decision of the design. So it came then - although some MPs had initially blocked, in any case in individual points.
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The draft requires that the deputies have to disclose their additional income from the first euro at the amount. In addition, paid lobbying should be explicitly prohibited. What is also in the draft: that MPs can not assume any commissions from third parties that make real estate transactions with the Free State or provide goods and services to the Free State.One has found a "balanced compromise", says Kreuzer
places the now decided design looks like a "Lex Sauter". Against the lawyer and state members Alfred Sauter is determined because of the initial suspension of corruption. The investigations have to do with the purchase of Corona protective masks by the Free State. For the mediation of the masks Sauter should have received high commissions from a Hessian company.
The Sauter case is also associated with the, which has now leaked from the CSU. On the other hand, the 70-year-old Sauter has left the state group, but is still a member of the party and state parliament. Both deny the corruption allegations.
, whereupon the CSU Group has now agreed, "a balanced compromise," says Kreuzer. Above all, the lawyers in his faction had last criticized that the planned tightening of their work is inadvertently restricting their work off the Parliament - and earns before the final faction meeting on Tuesday, individual tightening of a previous design paper has been picked up. The compromise you have now found is a "good negotiation basis" to advise with the free voters and other factions of the state parliament about a common representative law, says Kreuzer.
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