Deputy Prime Minister Steven Obeegadoo, who adjourned Thursday’s sitting for next Tuesday. The next step will be to pass the Finance (Miscellaneous) Bill to give force of law to the budget measures.
The stage devoted to examining budget allocations in committee ended. in the small hours of Thursday. This exercise came to an end after the Ministry of Arts and Culture’s budget had been scrutinized. The Deputy Chairman of Committees, Sanjit Kumar Nuckcheddy, who chaired the session devoted to budget allocations, passed the torch to the Speaker of the National Assembly to remind everyone that the Committee of Supply had been voted with one amendment. The final session of the Committee of Supply began at 10 a.m. on Wednesday and ended at 12.45 a.m. on Thursday. Several ministries were reviewed. These included Public Infrastructures, Health, Fisheries, Transport, Foreign Affairs, Gender Equality, the Civil Service, Labor, Agro-industry, the Environment, and others.