A special parliamentary commission started debating the bill last week, with the ruling party aiming to have it approved by the end of the year.
President Klaus Iohannis blasted the government over the decree that would have effectively shielded dozens of public officials from prosecution
Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said that his government would not consider any further initiatives similar to the rescinded decree, that supported graft.
The government also declassified the transcript of debates when the decree that would have shielded dozens of politicians from prosecution was approved.
The decree would have exempted abuse-of-power offences involving sums below 200,000 lei from prosecution – shielding hundreds of officials from justice.