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House of Representatives


2nd Session of the 10th Republican Parliament

Basis for the Declaration of a State of Emergency

BE IT RESOLVED that the House take note of the Statement by the President under Section 9(1) of the Constitution setting out the specific grounds on which the decision to declare the existence of a State of Public Emergency was based.

(By the Minister of National Security)

First Debated: 02-Sep-2011
Approved on: 2-Sep-2011
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
02-Sep-2011 House Debate - Day 1 | Hansard PDF icon (490.3 kb)
Sen. the Hon. Brig. John Sandy [Minister of National Security]
Hon. Dr. Keith Rowley, MP [Diego Martin West] [Leader of the Opposition]
Hon, Jack Warner, MP [Chaguanas West] [Minister of Works and Infrastructure]
Ms. Donna Cox, MP [Laventille East/Morvant] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Tim Gopeesingh, MP [Caroni East] [Minister of Education]
Mrs. Joanne Thomas, MP [St. Ann's East] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Errol Mc Leod, MP [Pointe-a-Pierre] [Minister of Labour and Small and Micro Enterprise Development]
Ms. Alicia Hospedales, MP [Arouca/Maloney] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Prakash Ramadhar, MP [St. Augustine] [Minister of Legal Affairs]
Mr. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Opposition Member]
Sen. the Hon. Brig. John Sandy [Minister of National Security]
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