NA: (NA starts general discussion on the budget 2016-17 today)


ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly and Senate will resume their sessions separately here at the Parliament House today (Monday afternoon).

The National Assembly will start general discussion on the budget for the year 2016-17. The Upper House will meet at 2:30 p.m today (Monday) and transact private members business.

Besides other business, the House is likely to adopt a motion ‘that the Senate may make recommendations to the National Assembly on the Finance Bill, 2016, containing the Annual Budget Statement, under Article 73 of the Constitution.’