Members are appointed to 6 Parliamentary Committees
Members have been appointed to six Committees of Parliament.
Parliament announced that the motion moved by Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena was approved.
Accordingly, 17 members have been appointed to the Legislative Standing Committee and the Deputy Speaker will be officially appointed as the Chairman.
It also includes the Deputy Chairman of the Committee and 15 other members nominated by the Select Committee.
Twelve members have also been appointed to the Committee on Standing Orders of Parliament.
Parliament today announced the appointment of members to the Committees on House, Ethics and Privileges, Public Petitions and Backward Classes, headed by the Speaker.