December Parliament

The 2015 Estimates of Revenue of Expenditure will be laid in Parliament tomorrow by Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves.

Prime Minister Gonsalves had indicated that the 2015 Estimates amount to 969-million EC dollars.

Three Bills are also listed to receive their first reading, during tomorrow’s Meeting: The Appropriation Bill 2015, the Julian Small Pension Amendment Bill and the Shipping Amendment Bill.

And nineteen questions are listed for oral answers from the Opposition.

In addition, Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves will move a resolution, seeking the authorization of the Parliament for the Government to borrow 50-million dollars to its current requirements for the period January 1st 2015 to December 31st 20154

Tomorrow’s meeting is scheduled to begin at nine in the morning.