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The three ruling parties aim to enact a 2.5 trillion yen supplementary budget for the current fiscal year on Jan. 31 in a bid to stimulate the economy, coalition sources said Wednesday.

The parties want to pass the second extra budget for fiscal 2001 in the House of Representatives on Jan. 28 and get it through the House of Councilors at the end of the month after both chambers hold three-day debates on the measure, they said.

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