The parliamentary debate on the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill has been scheduled for May 19 and May 20.
Thereby, the Port City Bill will be taken up for debate from 10.00 am – 5.30 pm today and will continue from 10.00 am – 4.30 pm tomorrow. The vote on the said Bill will take place following the conclusion of the debate.
According to the Leader of the House of Parliament Minister Dinesh Gunawardena, Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa is expected to address the House today, marking the commencement of the debate.
On Tuesday (May 18), Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena presented the Supreme Court’s determination on the Colombo Port City Bill.