House of Representatives


5th Sitting of the House of Representatives

5th Session - 11th Republican Parliament

Tuesday 15 October, 2019
10:00 AM
Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Appropriation (Financial Year 2020) Bill, 2019

Debate resumed on the budget for fiscal 2020. The debate concluded with the wind up by the Minister of Finance. The Bill was referred to the Standing Finance Committee for consideration. The Committee began examination of Heads of expenditure.This lasted five days and no amendments were made. The Bill was read a third time and passed.

Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Establishment of Sessional Select Committees

The Speaker of the House announced the composition of Sessional Select Committees of the House for the 5th Session of the 11th Parliament.

The House adjourned to a date to be fixed

The House brought greetings to the Hindu community, and by extension, the nation, on the celebration of Divali. The Sitting concluded at 5:53 p.m. The House adjourned to a date to be fixed.