11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 5th SESSION

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1st Session of the 11th Republican Parliament

Confirm the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) (No. 2) Order, 2016

WHEREAS it is provided by section 14(5) of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act, Chap. 48:50 that the President may by Order amend the Fourth Schedule of the said Act:

AND WHEREAS it is provided by subsection (6) of the said section that every Order made under subsection (5) shall have effect from the date of publication of such Order in the Gazette and shall, after four days and within twenty-one days from the date of such publication, be submitted to Parliament and Parliament may by resolution confirm, amend or revoke the Order:

AND WHEREAS the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) (No. 2) Order, 2016 was made under section 14(5) of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act and published in the Gazette as Legal Notice No. 47 on the 8th day of April, 2016.

AND WHEREAS it is expedient to confirm the said Order:

BE IT RESOLVED that the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) (No. 2) Order, 2016, the contents of which are set out below, be confirmed:

1. Part I of Appendix A to the Fourth Schedule to the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act is amended in item (1) by deleting paragraphs (d) to (g) and substituting the following paragraphs:

  • (d) Engine size exceeding 1999 c.c. but not exceeding 2499 c.c. ... ... ... 37.50 per c.c.
  • (e) Engine size exceeding 2499 c.c. but not exceeding 2999 c.c. ... ... ... 45.00 per c.c.
  • (f) Engine size exceeding 2999 c.c. but not exceeding 3499 c.c. ... ... ... 52.50 per c.c.
  • (g) Engine size exceeding 3499 c.c. ... ... ... 75.00 per c.c.
  • (By Minister of Finance)
    View the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) (No.2) Order, 2016.

First Debated: 25-Apr-2016
Approved on: 25-Apr-2016
28-Apr-2016
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
25-Apr-2016 House of Representatives Debate Day 1 - View Resolution here PDF icon (23.0 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (564.4 kb)
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]
Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie, MP [Caroni Central] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Arouca/Maloney] [Minister of Planning and Development]
Dr. Roodal Moonilal, MP [Oropouche East] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Fitzgerald Hinds, MP [Laventille West] [Minister of Works and Transport]
Dr. Tim Gopeesingh, MP [Caroni East] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]
Senate
28-Apr-2016 Senate Debate Day 1 | Hansard PDF icon (763.3 kb)
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]
Sen. Wade Mark [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Dr. Dhanayshar Mahabir [Independent Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Franklin Khan [Minister of Rural Development and Local Government]
Sen. Gerald Hadeed [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Taurel Shrikissoon [Independent Senator]
Sen. Khadijah Ameen [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Stephen Creese [Independent Senator]
Sen. Daniel Solomon [Opposition Senator]
Sen. David Small [Independent Senator]
Sen. Rodger Samuel [Opposition Senator]
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]
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