Not all Brazilian laws are created equally

congress bills

After the election of the presidents of the House and Senate, and the distribution of each chamber’s permanent committees, the 2019 legislature is fully underway. And lawmakers have wasted no time in doing what they do best: proposing bills.

In the lower house alone, almost 900 bills have been submitted already, covering a wide variety of topics. Putting it lightly, a significant part of them are neither urgent, necessary, or particularly intelligent. Here are some of the most eye-catching bills of 2019 so far.

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