Poland's Sejm, lower house of parliament, on Thursday rejected on the first reading a bill which called for life sentences for doctors who perform abortions.
Poles face paying more for driving offences after the lower house of parliament, the Sejm, passed a bill hiking the penalties that had remained unchanged for years despite rising wages.
A European Commission spokesperson for competition has stated that a new Polish media bill and the evaluation of Poland's National Recovery Plan are two separate issues.
The Polish prime minister has invited US experts to analyse both a new media bill and the amended Administrative Procedure Code adopted by Poland's parliament in order to fully understand their aims.
Israel and the US have criticised a bill adopted by Poland's lower house on Wednesday, since, in their opinion, it would prevent former Polish property owners, including Holocaust survivors and their descendants, from regaining their property.
Polish lawmakers debated on Wednesday an amendment to the Broadcasting Act that would introduce a ban on non-European ownership of domestic media as the Sejm, lower house, decided to progress on to the second reading of the controversial bill.
Poland's Sejm (lower house) on Wednesday decided to progress on to the second reading of an amendment to the Broadcasting Act that would introduce a ban on non-European ownership of domestic media.
The government's council of ministers on Friday passed a bill raising health spending from 5.3 to 7 percent of the GDP, the health ministry said on Twitter on Friday evening.
The government wants to have most of its economic reform bills, dubbed the New Polish Deal, submitted to parliament by September at the latest, said a gov't spokesman on Wednesday.
A tax bill, which forms part of the New Deal plan, is ready and will include a tax allowance of up to PLN 30,000 (EUR 6,532), said the minister of finance on Monday.