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National Assembly: 4th Budget Session commences on Oct. 18

Oct 12, 2021, 12:54 PM

The Office of the Clerk of the National Assembly wishes to publish that the Fourth Ordinary Session [Budget Session] of the National Assembly in the 2021 Legislative Year shall be convened for the period Monday 18th – Saturday 30th October, 2021. 

During this period, Honourable Members will consider the Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure of the Republic of The Gambia [The Budget] for the fiscal year 2022 [01st January to 31st December, 2022 – both dates includive]. 

Daily Sitting commences at 10:00am prompt. All those who wish to attend the daily sittings are requested to strictly observe the COVID19 guidelines issued by the health authorities. 

The Sittings commence at 10:00am prompt. The public is reminded to comply with the standard dress code (traditional/lounge suit) required and also to observe the silence rule during the proceedings of the Session.

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