2021 Appropriation Bill to be presented to Parliament next month

The Appropriation Bill for the year 2021 is scheduled to be tabled in the Parliament in the second week of October.

During the Cabinet meeting held yesterday (September 16), Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa in his capacity as the Minister of Finance presented the policy framework to be followed in preparing the budget for the year 2021.

Subsequently, the proposal made by Finance the Minister, to proceed with the necessary steps to draft the 2021 Appropriation Bill, was approved by the Cabinet.