COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Cabinet of Ministers has granted approval to present the 2024 Appropriation Bill in Parliament.
The Cabinet on the 31st of July approved the proposal to draft the Appropriation Bill for the financial year 2024.
Accordingly, the clearance of the Attorney General has been received for the draft appropriation bill for the financial year 2024 prepared by the Legal Draftsman.
The Department of Government Information said the Cabinet of Ministers approved the resolution furnished by the President in his capacity as the Minister of Finance, Economic Stabilization and National Policies to publish the draft bill in the government gazette and subsequently to table it in Parliament.
Meanwhile, President Ranil Wickremesinghe as the Minister of Finance is scheduled to deliver the 2024 Budget speech in the second week of November.