12th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 1st SESSION

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Summary of the 1st Sitting of the 5th Session of the 11th Republican Parliament
(Friday March 20, 2020 at 1:30 PM)

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Announcements By The President/Vice-President

  • Leave of absence: Leave of absence was granted to Sen. Avinash Singh, who is ill. Mr. Harvey Borris was appointed temporary Senator in his place.
    Contributions by: Sen. the Hon. Christine Kangaloo [President of the Senate]

Oath Of Allegiance Of A New Member

  • Temporary Senator: Temporary Senator Harvey Borris took the oath of allegiance.
    Contributions by: Sen. Harvey Borris [Government Senator (Temporary)]

Announcements By The President/Vice-President

  • Parliament's COVID-19 Response: The President of the Senate made a statement on the Parliament's fight against COVID-19.
    Contributions by: Sen. the Hon. Christine Kangaloo [President of the Senate]

Bills Brought From The House Of Representatives

  • The Miscellaneous Provisions (2019 Novel Coronavirus [2019-nCoV]) Bill, 2020: The Miscellaneous Provisions (2019 Novel Coronavirus [2019-nCoV]) Bill, 2020 was brought from the House of Representatives in the name of the Attorney General. The Attorney General moved that the next stage of the Bill be taken forthwith. The motion was approved.
    Contributions by: Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]

Government Business: Bills Second Reading

Adjournment

  • The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed: The Sitting concluded at 6:56 p.m. The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed.
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