Order of Business—The Budget.

It is proposed to take the business on the Order Paper No. 5 to No. 7 inclusive, and then No. 20. With regard to future Public Business, it was originally hoped to take the annual Financial Statement on April 29th. The Minister for Finance made an announcement to that effect a couple of weeks ago, but it is now definitely decided to take it on May 12th.

What items in Vote No. 20 will be taken?

Items 53, Fisheries, and 41, Local Government and Public Health. These will follow the order in which they are set out on the paper.