The committee had until the 10th to turn the draft into the Council of Ministers for their approval. Some articles are stating that it has not been done where others are saying it has been done. I believe they have received it and the Council of Ministers will vote on it this week and it will be to parliament either this week or next, either way it still looks real good in getting it passed this month. In preparation for relieving the stress off next years budget along with attracting foreign investors, Iraq and the World Bank have signed a memorandum of understanding to provide assistance in the fields of legal, technical and financial. Now, more than ever they need these Investment Laws approved and implemented and do not have any excuses to do so.