COPE to discuss the importation and use of plastic on 9 March

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The Environmental Audit Report (EAR) on Plastic Imports, Management of Usage and Post Usage in Sri Lanka has been scheduled for discussion at the Committee on Public Enterprises on 9 March.

The COPE Committee chaired, by MP Prof. Charitha Herath has summoned eight state institutions to the committee in the months of March and April.

Lanka Mineral Sands Company is scheduled to present itself before the COPE Committee on 23 March and the Performance Report on the Process of Establishment of New Export Processing Zones is to be summoned on 24 March. The Postgraduate Institute of Science of the University of Peradeniya is scheduled to be summoned on 26 March.

The Geological Survey and Mines Bureau has been summoned to the COPE Committee on 6 April and the Land Reform Commission has been summoned on 7 April.

On 20 April the COPE Committee will inquire into past irregularities of the Sri Lanka National Film Corporation.

In addition, the People’s Bank and the Development Lotteries Board will be summoned before COPE on 21 and 23 April respectively.