11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 5th SESSION

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2nd Session of the 8th Republican Parliament

Confirm the Excise Duty (Petroleum Products) Order, 2003

WHEREAS it is provided by subsection (2) of section 13 of the Excise (General Provisions) Act, Chap. 78.50 that the Minister may by Order impose any new excise duty or increase duty and from the date of publication of the Order in the Gazette and until the expiry thereof the duties specified in the Order shall be payable in lieu of the duties payable thereto:

AND WHEREAS it is provided by the said subsection that every Order issued under that subsection shall, after four days and within twenty-one days from the date of its first publication, be submitted to Parliament and Parliament may by Resolution confirm, amend or revoke such Order, and upon publication of the Resolution in the Gazette the Resolution shall have effect and the Order shall then expire:

AND WHEREAS the Excise Duty (Petroleum Products) Order, 2003, was made under subsection (2) of section 13 of the Excise Duty (General Provisions) Act, and first published in the Gazette on the 6th day of October, 2003:

AND WHEREAS it is expedient to confirm the said Order:

BE IT RESOLVED that the Excise Duty (Petroleum Products) Order, 2003 be confirmed.

(By the Honourable Prime Minister and Minister of Finance)

This Motion was debated in the House of Representatives with a Motion to confirm the Provisional Collection of Taxes Order, 2003.
First Debated: 27-Oct-2003
Approved on: 27-Oct-2003
28-Oct-2003
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
27-Oct-2003 View the Order PDF icon (7.0 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (429.4 kb)
Hon. Kenneth Valley, MP [Diego Martin Central] [Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Mr. Kelvin Ramnath, MP [Couva South] [Opposition Member]
Dr. Adesh Nanan, MP [Tabaquite] [Opposition Member]
Dr. Fuad Khan, MP [Barataria/San Juan] [Opposition Member]
Mrs. Eudine Job-Davis, MP [Tobago East] [Government Member]
Mr. Subhas Panday, MP [Princes Town] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Keith Rowley, MP [Diego Martin West] [Minister of Planning and Development]
Mr. Ganga Singh, MP [Caroni East] [Opposition Chief Whip]
Mr. Fitzgerald Hinds, MP [Laventille East/Morvant] [Government Member]
Mr. Manohar Ramsaran, MP [Chaguanas] [Opposition Member (UNC)]
Hon. Kenneth Valley, MP [Diego Martin Central] [Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Senate
28-Oct-2003 Senate Debate | Hansard PDF icon (249.2 kb)
Sen. the Hon. Conrad Enill [Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Sen. Wade Mark [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Dana Seetahal [Independent Senator]
Sen. Robin Montano [Opposition Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Christine Sahadeo [Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Sen. Brother Noble Khan [Independent Senator]
Sen. Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Basharat Ali [Independent Senator (Temporary)]
Sen. Sadiq Baksh [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Dr. Jennifer Kernahan [Opposition Senator]
Sen. Prof. Ramesh Deosaran [Independent Senator]
Sen. the Hon. Conrad Enill [Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
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