Fischer Signs ESM and Fiscal Pact

People ♦ Published: July 17, 2012; 17:38 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian Federal President Heinz Fischer approves the parliamentary referanda on the highly controversial ESM and Fiscal Pact. Now, only a constitutional complaint may prevent these issues.

Fischer Signs ESM and Fiscal Pact / Picture: © Flickr / Multimedia-Blog's

Austria´s Federal President Heinz Fischer has officially checked the ratification of ESM. He officially stated that he does not want to sign the ratification hastily. One week ago, he stated: „I am not under time pressure.“ Fischer emphasized to have signed both acts after a thoroughly examination. Fischer´s signing was expected. Now, constitutional complaints are…