ECONOMYNEXT – Parliament is scheduled to convene the parliament from September 6 to 9, three bill to be passed without debate, Secretary General of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayake said.
Accordingly, on the 6th, 7th and 8th, the time from 9.30 am to 10.30 am has been allotted for the questions for oral answers, a statement issued by the government Information Department said.
The parliament passed the Interim budget on Friday (03) with 120 votes in favor, 5 against.
On September 06, from 10.30 am to 10.45 am, the Social Security Contribution Levy Bill and the Regulations under the Imports and Exports (Control) Act are scheduled to be passed without debate and from 10.45 am to 5.30 pm, according to the motion moved by the opposition, it has been decided to hold the adjournment debate on the “Malnutrition of children and mothers in Sri Lanka”.
The statement said on September 07, the adjournment debate on the “Malnutrition of children and mothers in Sri Lanka” will be continued for the second day from 10.30 am to 5.30 pm.
On September 08, from 10.30 am to 11.00 am, two Industrial Disputes (Amendment) Bills (130 & 132) and the Termination of Employment of Workmen (Special Provisions) (Amendment) Bill are to be passed without debate.
The statement said, the according to the motion moved by the government, it has been decided to hold the adjournment debate on the Mid-year fiscal position report for the year 2022 from 11.00 am to 5.30 pm.
The Committee on Parliamentary Business also decided to set aside time from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm on the September 09 for the vote of condolence on the late Member of Parliament Amarakirthi Athukorala who was killed by the mob attacks on May 09,2022. (Colombo/ Sep 02/2022)