Under Brazilian law, it is now up to a federal judge to decide if Lula will stand trial for the latest charges.
Michel Temer angrily denied any wrongdoing in a televised address and rebutted mounting calls for his resignation.
President Michel Temer struck a defiant note promising he would be found innocent in a Supreme Court investigation.
Michel Temer was caught on tape encouraging a prominent executive to pay a monthly fee to keep jailed former House Speaker Eduardo Cunha silent in the country’s biggest-ever graft probe.
Another federal judge, ruled the date could not be changed because of security measures already put in place to avoid tumult in Curitiba.
The Brazil judge held an important role in the “Car Wash” investigation into a multibillion-dollar bribe scheme at the state oil company Petrobras.
The disaster on Monday night killed 71 people and sent shock waves round the global soccer world.
Lula, is under investigation for allegedly benefiting, in the form of payments and a luxury apartment, from the corruption scheme uncovered at the state run oil company.
Analysts say that the move may get votes of undecided senators in her favor in the impeachment trial
Many of the passengers were university students commuting from the city to smaller towns.
Acting President Michel Temer wants Rousseff to return to power before Rio Olympics
The recording reveals Silveira talking to Senate President Renan Calheiros and Sergio Machado, the president of Petrobras subsidiary Transpetro, criticising a probe into graft at state oil giant Petrobras.
Brazil’s acting president Michel Temer vowed to get Latin America’s largest economy back on track after a cascade of crises put an end to 13 years of leftist rule.
Dilma Rousseff is accused of using accounting tricks to hide budget deficits and bolster an embattled government.
Only a simple majority of the 81-member Senate is required to suspend Rousseff for six months pending judgement on charges that she broke budget-accounting laws.