Visit of the Israel Parliamentary Delegation
A Parliamentary delegation led by Mr. Ronen Plot, Director General of the Knesset (House of Representatives of the State of Israel) visited Sri Lanka from 24th to 30th of September 2015.
Parliament approves three non-MP nominees to Constitutional Council
Parliament approved the nomination of non-Members of Parliament Dr. Ahangamage Tudor Ariyaratne, Mr. Shibly Aziz and Dr. (Ms.) Radhika Coomaraswamy to the Constitutional Council on the 22nd of September.
Orientation Seminar for new Members elected to the 8th Parliament
Orientation seminar for the newly elected Members of the 8th Parliament was held in Committee Room No. 01 at the Parliamentary complex on the 10th and 11th of September, 2015.
President Addresses Parliament
His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena, presented the Statement of Government Policy while addressing the Parliament at the Ceremonial Sittings of the First Session of the Eighth Parliament on September 1st at 3.00 p.m.
Hon. Karu Jayasuriya is new Speaker of Parliament
The Hon. Karu Jayasuriya was elected as Mr. Speaker of the new Parliament at the Inaugural meeting of the First Session of the Eighth Parliament. His name was proposed by the Hon. Prime Minister and seconded by the Hon. Nimal Siripala De Silva.
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