President Jair Bolsonaro. | Photo: Marcelo Camargo / Agência Brasil.
President Jair Bolsonaro sent this Wednesday (25) a bill to the National Congress for the opening of a special credit in the amount of 2.99 billion reais in favor of various executive bodies. According to the General Secretariat of the Presidency, the opening of the special credit will not affect the expenditure ceiling.
In a note, the government informed that the credit will be financed by the incorporation of a surplus calculated in the balance sheet for the year 2020 linked to the Primary Resources of Free Application and to the Resources of Concessions and Authorizations, as well as the cancellation of budgetary credits.
The measure intends to include new programming categories in the federal fiscal budget and allow actions to promote the agricultural sector, increase the digital productivity of small and medium-sized businesses and the maintenance of intensive care beds for the care of Covid patients. -19 at the CHU. of the Federal University of São Paulo.