The Council of Ministers nr. 136 of 13 April 2011 approved the Document in Economics and Finance 2011 (2011 DEF), financial programming document as well as the budget, according to L. 07/04/2011 Nr. 39, presented by the government in the frame of the new rules adopted by the EU on economic policy coordination of Member States. The document contains three sections: Program stability; Analysis and trends in public finances, the National Reform Program. As regards public finances, Italy, like many other European countries, is committed: to introduce into its Constitution the constraint of fiscal discipline; to achieve by 2014 a level close to a balanced budget by complying the dynamics of the Italian budget with the medium term European objectives.