NA Business Advisory Committee meets


ISLAMABAD, May 24(APP): The House Business Advisory Committee of the National Assembly met in Parliament House on Wednesday with Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq in the Chair to discuss the business for the 43rd Session of the National Assembly.

The meeting discussed the agenda and ways to run the proceedings of the 43rd session of the National Assembly. The Representatives of the parliamentary parties gave their proposals regarding business in the House. It was decided that current session of the National Assembly will be continued as Budget Session. The Minister of Finance and Revenue will present the Budget for year 2017-18 on 26th May, 2017 and general discussion on the budget will be started from 29th May, 2017. The Finance Minister will wind up the general discussion on the Budget on 9th June, 2017 and after that the voting on demands of grants will be started on 10th June, 2017 The Budget session will be remained continued till 14th June, 2017.

The meeting was attended by Zahid Hamid, Minister for Law and Justice and Climate Change, Ch. Muhammad Barjees Tahir, Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan, Sheikh Aftab Ahmed, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, MNAs Ch. Muhammad Ashraf, Shahab-ud-Din Khan, Syed Naveed Qamar, Dr. Shireen Mehrunnisa Mazari, Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Sheikh Salahuddin and Sahibzada Tariq Ullah.