Appropriation Bill presented in Parliament today

Thursday, 20 October 2016 - 8:06

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The budget appropriation bill for the 2017 financial year is scheduled to be presented in parliament today.

While parliament is scheduled to meet at 10.30 a.m. with the Speaker at the chair, presenting of the appropriation bill is mentioned as the first item in the agenda.

Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake will present the relevant bill.

While the budget is scheduled to be presented in parliament on 10th November, voting is scheduled to take place on 10thDecember.