President to present Appropriation Bill for 2014

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa will present the Appropriation Bill for the year 2014 to Parliament today in his capacity as the Minister of Finance.

This is incidentally the 68th Appropriation Bill. Chief Organiser of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, Minister Dinesh Gunswardena said that this would be the ninth appropriation bill presented by President Mahinda Rajakapsa during his tenure as President.

The Minister stated that the committee stage debate of the Appropriation Bill will commence on December 2.