Topic: Budget Estimates, Finance and Fiscal Policy, The Public Service | Posted By: lstevens
Wednesday, 3 April 2019 - 10:21am
Mr. Speaker, I move that the Bill shortly entitled the Appropriation Act, 2019 be read a second time and, in so doing, I invite this Honourable House to extend its customary indulgence in permitting me to deliver the 2019 Budget Address.
Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has said that his Government remains on a mission to position the Virgin Islands stronger, smarter, greener and better and more resilient following the unprecedented trio of 2017.
Madam Speaker, I beg to move that the Bill shortly entitled , the Appropriation Act 2018, be read a second time and in so doing I crave the customary indulgence of this Honourable House to extend its normal courtesies in permitting me to deliver this year’s Budget Address.