The budget session of the Andhra Pradesh Legislature will commence on February 13 with the customary address to the joint session of the Assembly and Council by Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan.

It will be followed by a debate for three days on the motion of thanks to the Governor. Finance Minister Anam Ramnarayan Reddy will present the annual financial statement for the year 2012-13 on February 17.

The schedule of the budget session will be decided by the Business Advisory Committee which will meet after the Governor's address.

Assembly Speaker Nadendla Manohar sent the file informing the Governor about the decision to conduct the budget session.