A formal meeting of Legislative Council will take place this Friday, 27 March 2015, at 10am in the Court House, Jamestown. The meeting is expected to last two days, continuing on Monday 30 March 2015.
The main purpose of the meeting will be the Budget Session when the Financial Secretary will make his Budget Speech to Legislative Council. Ten Sessional Papers, including two Bills for an Ordinance – The Appropriation Bill, 2015 and the Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2015 – will be presented in the House along with fourteen questions and five Motions on Friday. Five questions will be asked on Monday.
The Order Paper is available on the SHG website at http://www.sainthelena.gov.sh/committee-reports/
The meeting will conclude with the customary Adjournment Debate, when Councillors will have the opportunity to raise various issues relating to St Helena.
The last formal meeting of Legislative Council took place on 23 January 2015.
24 March 2015