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The Precatórios PEC will be put to a vote in the CCJ, André Mendonça’s confirmation hearing in the CCJ has been scheduled for Wednesday, and President Bolsonaro joins the PL
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 30 Nov 2021
At 9 a.m., the Constitution and Justice Committee of the Senate should vote on the Court-ordered payments (Precatórios) PEC. Changes to the text can still take place through amendments. Rodrigo Pacheco said that if the CCJ concludes voting on the PEC today, the vote in the plenary may take place ...

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Moro gains traction as a "third candidate" and other weekly topics
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 29 Nov 2021
This will be a hectic week in Brasilia. The Senate will continue to discuss the Precatórios PEC. It will also analyze appointments, including that of André Mendonça for the STF. The STF continues to analyze the constitutionality of the Sanitation Framework. Jair Bolsonaro joins the PL. In the eco...

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The Precatórios PEC should be put to a vote in the CCJ, the Senate should begin analyzing several appointments including André Mendonça’s to the STF, and President Bolsonaro joins the PL tomorrow
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 29 Nov 2021
The probability is for the Precatórios PEC to be approved in the CCJ, as it only needs a simple majority. However, the government is still trying to gather the minimum of 49 votes for the vote in the Plenary. There is no specific date for André Mendonça’s confirmation hearing in the CCJ, but Sena...

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An agreement on the Precatórios PEC still has not been reached, the STF began analyzing the constitutionality of the sanitation law, and the Auxílio Brasil MP expires on December 7
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 26 Nov 2021
The text of the Precatórios PEC may need to be changed to obtain the necessary votes. A group of seven parties is mobilizing to propose an alternative text to the one approved in the House. The vote in the Constitution and Justice Committee is scheduled for Tuesday. As expected, the analysis of t...

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The rapporteur of the Precatórios PEC should submit his report today, the STF should begin analyzing the constitutionality of the sanitation law, and the PL confirmed President Bolsonaro’s affiliation with the party
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 24 Nov 2021
The vote on the text of the Precatórios PEC should take place in the CCJ next Tuesday, and voting in the Plenary should be held on December 1 or 2. We believe the PEC can receive up to 54 votes in favor – even if all the Podemos senators (9 senators) vote against the proposal. There are four case...

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The House may vote on the Auxílio Brasil MP, the rapporteur of the Precatórios PEC should finalize his report today, and the Senate may vote on the bill that deals with the exchange rate framework
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 23 Nov 2021
The rapporteur of the Auxílio Brasil MP, Deputy Marcelo Aro, included the annual increase of the program’s payments based on inflation. The extreme poverty line will increase from R$ 100 to R$ 105, and the poverty line, from R$ 200 to R$ 210. The text may still undergo changes during the voting p...

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A package of benefits and other weekly topics
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 22 Nov 2021
The House included in its agenda the provisional measure (MP) that created the Auxílio Brasil and the urgent status request for the railroad framework bill and the carbon market bill, among others. In the Senate, Fernando Bezerra submits his report on the Precatórios PEC. Senator Angelo Coronel m...

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The rapporteur of the Precatórios PEC should submit his report on the text tomorrow, the Senate’s CAE has scheduled a public hearing on Petrobras’s pricing policy, and the PSDB primary election was postponed
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 22 Nov 2021
The goal is for the vote on the Precatórios PEC to take place in the Committee this week. The government will have to change the text and, with that, part of it may have to return to the House. Petrobras President Joaquim Silva e Luna, Economy Minister Paulo Guedes and Minister of Mines and Energ...

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The Precatórios PEC continues to dominate the agenda in the Senate, the rapporteur of the PEC should submit his report on the text next week, and the PSDB will select its presidential candidate on Sunday
BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 19 Nov 2021
The rapporteur of the Precatórios PEC, Senator Fernando Bezerra, is looking into to dividing the proposal as a way to incorporate the senators' suggestions. Anything that is subject to change in the original proposal will be included in a new text and analyzed by the senators. The goal is to vote...

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