Berlin (dpa) - The CSU has stopped the referral of the Cabinet with the climate change program for the time being. This was learned by the German Press Agency from coalition circles.
The led by the CSU Ministry of Interior and also the CSU-led Department of Transportation rejected the scheduled for today's Wednesday in the cabinet referral to the program accordingly short term.
Unity had been reached on Tuesday evening only on the supplementary budget for the climate protection package, he was after this information in the morning on the agenda of the Ministerial.
The rejection took place according to circles apparently after consultation with CSU boss Markus Söder. At present it is unclear whether the Cabinet resolution can be made up next week. The Climate Protection Package has already been approved by the Climate Cabinet, a committee of the Federal Government, but the approval of all ministers in the Cabinet is still pending.
A large part of the funding goes into the budget of Minister of Transport Andreas Scheuer (CSU), whose ministry deals with electromobility and railways, which are important topics in the climate package, and the Ministry of the Interior, Horst Seehofer (CSU), with the energetic refurbishment of buildings.
According to information from coalition circles, the Ministry of the Interior had lodged a so-called Ministerial Preservation vis-a-vis the lead ministry, led by the SPD, during the course of Tuesday. The Seehofer ministry questioned whether a separate climate protection program was still necessary in view of the resolutions in the Climate Cabinet.