Parliament decides to debate budget on 12th November

Parliament has decided to debate the budget on 12th November.

The Parliament media unit said that the Committee on Parliamentary Business decided to debate the 2020 Appropriation Bill (budget) on November 12th.

The Committee on Parliamentary Business decided today that Parliament sittings will only be held on the 3rd of November to debate the Amendments to the Medical Ordinance.

Following that Parliament will meet on 17th November 2020 for the presentation of the 2021 budget.

The new budget will be based on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s vision for Sri Lanka under his “Saubhagye Dekma” manifesto. (Colombo Gazette)