Fourth JS session begins Sept 8

The fourth session of the 11th parliament will begin on September 8, 2019, after a 59-day recess in the proceedings of the Jatiya Sangsad, report agencies. President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday summoned the fourth session of the 11th parliament, said a Parliament Secretariat media release, reports BSS. Before the House goes into the session at 5pm on September 8, the business advisory committee of parliament is likely to sit at a meeting to fix the duration and businesses of the session.

On July 11 last, the third session (budget session) of the 11th parliament was prorogued, which passed the national budget for 2019-20 fiscal year, supplementary budget for 2018-19 and 7 bills, including Law and Order Disruption (Speedy Trial) (Amendment) Bill, 2019, during its 21 working days.