The Hon. Karu Jayasuriya, the Speaker took the Chair.
Announcements by the Speaker
‘A’ : Meeting of the Committee on Parliamentary Business
Presentation of Papers
(i) Note on Supplementary Allocations from the Supplementary Support Services and Contingent Liabilities Project appearing under Expenditure Head No. 240 of the Department of National Budget for the period from 22.01.2018 to 28.02.2018 under Section 6(1) of the Appropriation Act, No. 30 of 2017
The Report of the Sectoral Oversight Committee on Energy was presented by the Hon. (Prof.) Ashu Marasinghe, member of the Committee on behalf of the Chairman of the Committee, the Hon. Chandima Gamage.
Presentation of Petitions
Hon. R. M. Ranjith Madduma Bandara - Two Petitions
(Petitions stands referred to the Committee on Public Petitions)
Presentation of Bills
The Hon. Lakshman Kiriella, the Leader of the House of Parliament presented the following Bills entitled-
(i) National Defence Fund (Amendment) - to amend the National Defence Fund Act, No. 9 of 1985 (ii) Pradeshiya Sabhas (Amendment) - to amend the Pradeshiya Sabhas Act, No. 15 of 1987
Main Business of the House for Today
Three Regulations under the Motor Traffic Act
were approved by the House.
The Parliament was, thereafter adjourned at 1230 Hrs. until 1030 Hrs. on Friday 6th April 2018.
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