More News: The committee formed to research and review the draft bill of the twentieth constitutional amendment submitted its report to Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees last evening (15).
The nine-member committee comprised of ministers of the Government, ministers of state, and MPs is headed by education minister G.L. Peiris.
The members of the committee briefed the Prime Minister on what needs to be introduced and amended, as they found during the review of the draft bill, the PM ‘s Office said.
Recently, PM Rajapaksa has formed a committee to review the draft bill and make recommendations while its members met on the 14th.
The report is also expected to be tabled at todays’s Cabinet of Ministers meeting (16).
The committee, headed by Minister of Education Prof. G.L. Peiris, also consists of Cabinet Ministers Udaya Gammanpila, Ali Sabry, Nimal Siripala de Silva, Wimal Weerawansa, and State Ministers Susil Premajayantha, S. Viyalendran as well as MPs Dilan Perera, and Premanath C. Dolawatte.