11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 3rd SESSION

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Summary of the 26th Sitting of the 3rd Session of the 11th Republican Parliament
(Friday May 18, 2018 at 1:30 PM)

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Announcements By The President/Vice-President

  • Leave of Absence: Leave of absence was granted to Sen. the Hon. Paula Gopee-Scoon, who is out of the country and Sen. Daniel Dookie, who is ill. Ms. Alisha Romano and Ms. Ayanna Lewis were appointed temporary Senators in their place.
    Contributions by: Sen. the Hon. Christine Kangaloo [President of the Senate]

Oath Of Allegiance Of A New Member

  • Temporary Senators: Temporary Senators Ms. Alisha Romano and Ms. Ayanna Lewis took the oath of allegiance.
    Contributions by: Sen. Alisha Romano [Government Senator (Temporary)], , MP

Papers

Presentation Of Reports From Select Committees

  • One Report: One Report was presented.
    Contributions by: Sen. Khadijah Ameen [Opposition Senator]

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer

  • Four Questions on Notice: Four questions qualified for oral answer. Question #111 was deferred.
    Contributions by: Sen. Wade Mark [Opposition Senator], Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]

Government Business: Bills Second Reading

Matter On The Adjournment

  • Two Matters: Sen. Wade Mark raised a matter on the adjournment regarding the accumulated vacation leave by the current Acting Commissioner of Police. The Minister of National Security responded.
    Sen. Khadijah Ameen raised a matter regarding the failure of the Government to appoint persons to the Board of Management of the Children's Life Fund. The Minister of Health responded.
    Contributions by: Sen. Wade Mark [Opposition Senator], Hon. Maj. Gen. Edmund Dillon, MP [Point Fortin] [Minister of National Security], Sen. Khadijah Ameen [Opposition Senator], Hon. Terrence Deyalsingh, MP [St. Joseph] [Minister of Health]

Adjournment

  • The Senate adjourned to Monday May 21, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.: The Sitting concluded at 8:34 p.m. The Senate adjourned to Monday May 21, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.

    View this Sitting on YouTube via the following links:
    Part 1
    Part 2
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