|Committee Type:||Joint Committee Business|
|Date Appointed:||13 Nov 2015|
|Secretary:||Jacqueline Sampson-Meiguel; Johnson Greenidge (624-7275 ext. 2227/2232)|
|Mr. Fitzgerald Hinds (Chairman)||PNM||13 Nov 2015 - Present|
|Ms. Nicole Olivierre||PNM||13 Nov 2015 - Present|
|Mr. Faris Al-Rawi||PNM||13 Nov 2015 - Present|
|Mr. Nigel De Freitas||PNM||17 Nov 2015 - Present|
|Mr. Paul Richards||Independent||19 Dec 2016 - Present|
|Mr. Prakash Ramadhar||COP||13 Nov 2015 - Present|
|Mr. W. Michael Coppin||PNM||17 Nov 2015 - 24 Aug 2017|
|Mr. Wayne Sturge||UNC||17 Nov 2015 - 28 Sep 2017|
|Mr. Taurel Shrikissoon||Independent||17 Nov 2015 - 18 Dec 2016|
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The Committee on National Security shall have the duty of considering, from time to time, and reporting whenever necessary, on all matters related to the national security policy of Trinidad and Tobago.
In particular, the Committee shall be authorized to examine
(a) the security, safety and protection of citizens;
(b) the working relationships between the various agencies involved in intelligence gathering, and how they collect, co-ordinate, analyse and disseminate information and how these functions might be enhanced; and
(c) the mechanisms to review the performance and activities of the various agencies involved in National Security and critical infrastructure.