Treasury's budget allocations may face legal battle

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 National Treasury’s budgetary allocations for the medium term may face a legal challenge from analysts and civil society on the grounds that they are unconstitutional. Picture: Elmond Jiyane/GCIS
National Treasury’s budgetary allocations for the medium term may face a legal challenge from analysts and civil society on the grounds that they are unconstitutional. Picture: Elmond Jiyane/GCIS

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Those taking issue with them have said they will look at tools to challenge austerity measures in legislative and policy advocacy and, ultimately, seek litigation against Treasury’s fiscal consolidation and austerity programme.

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