Name of law a law amending the law on Bulgarian News Agency Named the Bill the Bill amending the law on Bulgarian Telegraph Agency adoption date 23/09/2015 number/year Official Gazette 74/2015 Decree No 177
On the grounds of art. 98, paragraph 4 of the Constitution of the Republic of Bulgaria
To be published in the Official Gazette the law amending the law on Bulgarian News Agency (BTA), adopted by the HLIIÌ National Assembly on September 23, 2015.
Issued in Sofia on 25 September 2015.
The President of the Republic: Rosen Plevneliev
Stamped with the State seal.
Minister of Justice:
amending the law on Bulgarian News Agency (official SG. 99 by 2011; 78/by 2012 – the Decision of the Constitutional Court No. 11 by 2012; amend., no. 15 by 2013 and by 19/2014)
Paragraph only. Article 16 shall be amended as follows:
"Art. 16. (1) the Director General of the BTA each year no later than 30 April presented for discussion in the National Assembly a report on its activities, including the financial report.
(2) The Standing Committee of the National Assembly shall examine the report in al. 1 and shall draw up a report thereon which shall be considered by the National Assembly.
(3) the National Assembly debated and adopted a report under para. 1.
(4) the decision of the National Assembly on the adoption of the report referred to in paragraph 1. 1 on the activities of the BTA shall be promulgated in the State Gazette.
The law was passed by the National Assembly-43 on 23 September 2015 and is stamped with the official seal of the National Assembly.
President of the National Assembly Tsetska Tsacheva: