12th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 1st SESSION

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4th Session of the 10th Republican Parliament

Approve the Tobacco Control Regulations, 2013

WHEREAS it is provided by section 38(1) of the Tobacco Control Act, Chap. 30:04 (hereinafter called "the Act") that the Minister may make Regulations prescribing requirements and standards for tobacco product constituents, including emissions of smoked products, additives and product design and specifying methods for testing and measuring compliance with the performance prescribed and generally for carrying out the purpose of this Act;

AND WHEREAS it is also provided by section 38(1) of the Act that Regulations made under that section shall be subject to affirmative resolution of Parliament;

AND WHEREAS the Minister has on the 12th day of September, 2013 made the Tobacco Control Regulations, 2013 (hereinafter called "the Regulations");

AND WHEREAS it is expedient that the Regulations now be affirmed:

BE IT RESOLVED that the Tobacco Control Regulations, 2013 be approved.

(By the the Minister of Health)

First Debated: 10-Dec-2013
Approved on: 10-Dec-2013
13-Dec-2013
Speakers in the:
Senate
10-Dec-2013 View the Regulations PDF icon (3,980.1 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (875.7 kb)
Hon. Dr. Fuad Khan, MP [Barataria/San Juan] [Minister of Health]
Sen. Camille Robinson-Regis [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Dr. Victor Wheeler [Independent Senator]
Sen. Avinash Singh [Opposition Senator]
Sen Subhas Ramkhelawan [Independent Senator]
Sen. Diane Baldeo-Chadeesingh [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Helen Drayton [Independent Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Anand Ramlogan, SC [Attorney General]
Sen. Fitzgerald Hinds [Opposition Senator (Temporary)]
Sen. Dr. Rolph Balgobin [Independent Senator]
Sen. Shamfa Cudjoe [Opposition Senator]
Sen Elton Prescott, SC [Independent Senator]
Sen. Dr. Dhanayshar Mahabir [Independent Senator]
Sen. Anthony Vieira [Independent Senator]
Sen. David Small [Independent Senator]
House of Representatives
13-Dec-2013 House Debate | Hansard PDF icon (900.8 kb)
Hon. Dr. Fuad Khan, MP [Barataria/San Juan] [Minister of Health]
Dr. Amery Browne, MP [Diego Martin Central] [Opposition Member]
Mr. Terrence Deyalsingh, MP [St. Joseph] [Opposition Member]
Mr. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Fuad Khan, MP [Barataria/San Juan] [Minister of Health]
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