Members of the parliament Committee for Finances and the State Budget. (Photo: Patrik Macek/PIXSELL) Members of the parliament Committee for Finances and the State Budget. (Photo: Patrik Macek/PIXSELL)

Boris Vujčić and Sandra Švaljek were proposed by the HDZ, HNS, SDSS and HDS/HSLS/HDSSB clubs of representatives, while the reappointment of Vujčić was supported by seven members of the committee from the governing majority. The SDP members sustained and Ivan Lovrinović from the Change Croatia party was against.

Švaljek also received seven votes from members of the committee, while four sustained.

Vujčić first assumed duties as Croatian National Bank governor on July 8th, 2012, while from the year 2000 to then he filled two mandates as deputy governor.

Boris Vujčić’s first six year mandate as the National Bank governor expired las Sunday.

Source: HRT