11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 4th SESSION

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1st Session of the 9th Republican Parliament

Appointment of House Members - Joint Select Committee (Amended Motion)

WHEREAS the resolution of the House of Representatives which was passed on March 14, 2008 was considered by the Senate and amended;

AND WHEREAS on Tuesday May 06, 2008, the Senate agreed to the following:

  1. to appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the House of Representatives to inquire into and report to Parliament on Municipal Corporations and Service Commissions with the exception of the Judicial and Legal Service Commissions on their administration, manner of exercise of their powers, methods of functioning and on any other criteria adopted by them in the exercise of their powers and functions;
  2. to appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the House of Representatives to inquire into and report to Parliament on Government Ministries (Part I) and all Statutory Authorities/Enterprises falling under these Ministries and owned or controlled by or on behalf of the State or which received funding from the State of more than two-thirds of their total income in any one year; and
  3. to appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the House of Representatives to inquire and report to Parliament on Government Ministries (Part II) and all Statutory Authorities/Enterprises falling under these Ministries and owned or controlled by or behalf of the State or which received funding from the State of more than two-thirds of their total income in any one year;

BE IT RESOLVED that the House of Representatives appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the Senate to inquire into and report to Parliament on Municipal Corporations and Service Commissions with the exception of the Judicial and Legal Service Commissions on their administration, manner of exercise of their powers, methods of functioning and on any other criteria adopted by them in the exercise of their powers and functions;

AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the House of Representatives also appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the Senate to inquire into and report to Parliament on Government Ministries (Part I) (as listed in Appendix II) and all Statutory Authorities/Enterprises falling under these Ministries and owned or controlled by or on behalf of the State or which received funding from the State or more than two-thirds of their total income in any one year;

AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the House of Representatives also appoint six (6) Members to serve with an equal number from the Senate to inquire and report to Parliament on Government Ministries (Part II) (as listed in Appendix II) and all Statutory Authorities/Enterprises falling under these Ministries and owned or controlled by or on behalf of the State or which received funding from the State of more than two-thirds of their total income in any one year.

(By the Minister of Works and Transport)

View the Appendix to this Order Paper for details.
First Debated: 11-Jul-2008
Approved on: 11-Jul-2008
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
11-Jul-2008 House Debate | Hansard PDF icon (417.2 kb)
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Works and Transport]
Mr. Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj, SC, MP [Tabaquite] [Opposition Chief Whip]
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Works and Transport]
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