PARLIAMENT RESUMES TODAY
TUESDAY 28TH MARCH 2017
The 5th meeting of this 10th Parliament resumes today the 28th day of March 2017 after it was adjourned on Friday 10th March 2017.
As set out in the Provisional Order Paper for today, the Leader of Independent Group, Hon. Dr Derek Sikua is expected to ask a question on the developments of the National Wage Policy to the the Minister of Commerce, Industries, Labour and Immigration. And another question on the progress of developments on the 4th USP Campus at Panatina of East Honiara.
Thereafter, two supplementary appropriation Bills for which the Public Accounts Committee has held hearings on for the last five days will be put on first reading.
The Public Accounts Committee has concluded hearings into the two Supplementary Appropriations on Monday the 27th March 2017 and is expected to present a report to Parliament before debate on the two supplementary Bills commences.
Meanwhile, during this 5th meeting, Parliament receives a total of thirteen Bills. This included the 2017 Appropriation Bill 2016 and the two supplementary appropriation Bills now before the house. Out of this thirteen, it already passed seven. They were:
Those remaining and are yet to go through second reading are: