11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 2nd SESSION

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Summary of the 15th Sitting of the 2nd Session of the 11th Republican Parliament
(Friday January 13, 2017 at 1:30 PM)

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Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker

  • Leave of Absence: Correspondence was received from the President of the Senate on the concurrence of the Senate on the establishment of the Joint Select Committee to consider and report on the Tax Information Exchange Agreements Bill, 2016 and the appointment of six Senators to the Joint Select Committee.

Papers

  • Two Papers: Two Papers were laid by the Minister of Finance and referred to the Public Accounts Committee. See the Order Paper for details.
    Contributions by: Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer

Introduction Of Bills

  • Five Bills: Five Bills were introduced in the name of the Attorney General. See Supplemental Order Paper for details.

Motions Relating To The Business Or Sittings Of The House And Moved By A Minister Or Parliamentary Secretary

  • Consideration of proposals for variation of appropriations for fiscal year 2016: The Leader of the House, under Standing Order 82 (6), moved a motion that the House resolve to Standing Finance Committee to consider proposals for variation of appropriations for fiscal year 2016. Proposals for decreases from the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries and the Ministry of Communications were considered. Proposals for increases from the Ministry of Public Administration and Communications and the Ministry of Social Development and Family Srvices were considered. The proposals for variations were considered and approved. The debate for the adoption of the Committee's report will take place on Wednesday January 18, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.
    Contributions by: Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Arouca/Maloney] [Minister of Planning and Development]

Government Business: Motions

Adjournment

  • The House has adjourned to Wednesday January 18, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.: The Sitting concluded at 5:30 p.m. The House adjourned to Wednesday January 18, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.