Deputy Speaker Chandima Weerakkodi states that the impeachment motion which was handed over to the Speaker of the parliament yesterday against Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranaike is due to be included in the parliament agenda of the 6th of this month.
The signatures of 117 government MP's were included in yesterdays impeachment motion filed against Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranaike.
Upon having been included in the parliamentary agenda, a parliamentary select committee is due to be appointed to peruse the charges.
The formalities in this regard are expected to conclude within a period of one month, upon which the finalised report will be submitted before the house.
Meanwhile Deputy Speaker Chanidiuma Weerakkodi also states that although Dr. Sarath Amunugama had been appointed as the Deputy Minister of Finance, this year's budget proposal will be presented before the house by President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the capacity of Minister of Finance.