PAC CONCLUDES HEARING INTO TWO SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION BILLS
MONDAY 27TH MARCH 2017
The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) concluded hearings into the 2017 Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2017 and the 2016 Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2017 from the 26th March 2017 at the National Parliament House.
The Committee first looked into the 2016 Appropriation Bill 2017 on the first two days and subsequently the 2017 Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2017 on Friday 24th March 2017.
As scheduled, the following Government Ministries has come before the Committee on Wednesday 22nd March:
Ministry of Finance and Treasury, Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Ministry of Health and Medical Services, Ministry of Infrastructure Development and Ministry of Home Affairs.
And on Thursday the 23rd March, the following appeared before the committee:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs & External Trade, Ministry of National Unity, Reconciliation Peace, National Parliament Office, Ministry of Women, Youth, Children and Family Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs/ National Judiciary, Office of the Auditor General, Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology.
The Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification appeared before the Committee on the morning of Friday 24th before the hearing into this Bill ended.
The following Government Ministries appeared before the committee for the 2017 Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2017 on Friday 24th as well:
Ministry of Finance and Treasury, Ministry of Police, National Security and Correctional Services, Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, and the Disaster Management and Meteorology.
Meanwhile, Parliament stands adjourned and will resume on Tuesday 28th March 2017.