Speaker to announce SC decision on Port City Bill tomorrow

Amani Nilar | Published: 11:43 AM May 17 2021
Local Speaker to announce SC decision on Port City Bill tomorrow

Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena is due to announce the Supreme Court decision on the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill at the Parliament tomorrow (18).

The bill is also due to be debated on 19 May, from 10:00 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. and on 20 May from 10:00 a.m. to 04:30 p.m. 

Moreover, Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena has decided to allow ACMC Leader MP Rishard Bathiutheen to attend Parliamentary sessions, the Parliament Communications Unit says.

The Serjeant-at-Arms of the Parliament, Narendra Fernando has informed the Director of CID to allow Bathiutheen to attend sessions, at the request of the Speaker.

Bathiutheen and his brother are currently under detention orders in connection with the Easter Sunday attack investigations.

Amani Nilar | Published: 11:43 AM May 17 2021

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