At the sitting held on 30 July 2019, the members of the Committee on Finance, State Budget and Control of Public Spending reviewed a number of reports, programmes and plans submitted by the National Bank of Serbia and the National Bank of Serbia Governor’s Council.
The Committee members accepted the proposal of Committee Chairperson Dr Aleksandra Tomic to complete a joint debate on all the items on the agenda.
The Committee considered the Semi-Annual Monetary Policy Report for the period January - June 2018, National Bank of Serbia 2019 Monetary Policy Programme, National Bank of Serbia 2019 Financial Plan, National Bank of Serbia 2018 Financial Report accompanied by the authorized auditor’s report, National Bank of Serbia Governor’s Council Activity Report for the period 1 January - 30 June 2018, National Bank of Serbia Governor’s Council Activity Report for the period 1 July - 31 December 2018, 2018 Annual Monetary Policy Report, Annual Report on business transactions and results achieved in 2018 and the Financial System Stability 2018 Annual Report.
Following a lengthy discussion, the Committee members unanimously accepted the documents, presented by the Governor of the National Bank of Serbia Dr Jorgovanka Tabakovic.
The Committee members went on to grant consent to the Committee Chairperson to sign, on the behalf of the Committee, the Takeover Agreement on the Parliamentary Budget Office between the Committee on Finance, State Budget and Control of Public Spending and the Westminster Foundation for Democracy.
The sitting was chaired by Committee Chairperson Dr Aleksandra Tomic and was attended by the following Committee members and deputy members: Zoran Bojanic, Sonja Vlahovic, Momo Colakovic, Olivera Pesic, Milan Lapcevic, Vladimir Djuric, Vojislav Vujic, Snezana B. Petrovic, Dr Milorad Mijatovic, Milorad Mircic, Zoran Despotovic, Srbislav Filipovic and Veroljub Arsic.