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5th Session of the 11th Parliament

The Miscellaneous Amendments Bill, 2020

An Act to amend the Summary Courts Act, Chap. 4:20; the Oaths Act, Chap. 7:01; the Limitation of Certain Actions Act, Chap. 7:09; the Summary Offences Act, Chap. 11:02; the Dangerous Drugs Act, Chap. 11:25; the Mental Health Act, Chap. 28:02; the Children Act, Chap. 46:01; the Shipping Act, Chap. 50:10; the Plant Protection Act, Chap. 63:56; the Financial Intelligence Unit of Trinidad and Tobago Act, Chap. 72:01; the Income Tax Act, Chap. 75:01; the Central Bank Act, Chap. 79:02; the Financial Institutions Act, Chap. 79:09; the Companies Act, Chap 81:01; the Securities Act, Chap. 83:02; the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute, Chap. 85:52; and the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Act, 2017 (Act No. 9 of 2017); and to repeal the Magistrates Protection Act, Chap. 6:03.
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Bill No.: House of Representatives Bill 6 of 2020
Introduced in: House of Representatives
Introduced by: The Honourable Faris Al-Rawi [Attorney General]
Introduced on: 27-Apr-2020
Published in Gazette on: 28-Apr-2020, Vol. 59, No. 58
Progress:
House of Representatives
27-Apr-2020 1st Reading PDF icon (94.6 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (630.7 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
29-Apr-2020 2nd Reading | Hansard PDF icon (487.1 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie, MP [Caroni Central] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Fitzgerald Hinds, MP [Laventille West] [Minister in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs]
Mr. Ganga Singh, MP [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
29-Apr-2020 Committee Stage | Hansard PDF icon (487.1 kb)
Approved with amendments
29-Apr-2020 3rd Reading and Passage | Hansard PDF icon (487.1 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
Senate
01-May-2020 1st Reading PDF icon (121.0 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (515.9 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
06-May-2020 2nd Reading | Hansard PDF icon (728.8 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
Sen. Wade Mark [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Hazel Thompson-Ahye [Independent Senator]
Sen. Sean Sobers [Opposition Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Allyson West [Minister of Public Administration and Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Sen. Dr. Varma Deyalsingh [Independent Senator]
Sen. Saddam Hosein [Opposition Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Clarence Rambharat [Minister of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries]
Sen. Khadijah Ameen [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Taharqa Obika [Opposition Senator]
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
06-May-2020 Committee Stage | Hansard PDF icon (728.8 kb)
Approved without amendments
06-May-2020 3rd Reading and Passage | Hansard PDF icon (728.8 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
President of the Republic
08-May-2020 Assent: Awaiting Proclamation PDF icon (5,399.2 kb)
11-May-2020 Partially Proclaimed PDF icon (29.4 kb)
All Sections of the Act came into operation with the exception of Section 17(a)
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