The bill was adopted by a majority of 49 votes, with 13 lawmakers voting against the bill, and eight other abstaining from the vote, according to the broadcaster.
Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Hassan Diab said that the new government of Lebanon would not recall the 2020 budget bill, introduced to the parliament by the previous government.
On 21 January, Lebanon announced the formation of a new cabinet under prime minister Diab and President Michel Aoun.
The previous government of Saad Hariri, consisting of 30 ministers, resigned in late October amid large-scale anti-government protests triggered by an economic crisis. The country’s new cabinet consists of 20 ministers, including five women. Zeina Akar has become the first female Minister of Defence in Lebanon. She will also serve as the country's Deputy Prime Minister.