House of Representatives
Summary of the 1st Sitting of the 3rd Session of the 10th Republican Parliament
(Wednesday July 11, 2012 at 1:30 PM)
- Opening of the 3rd Session of the 10th Parliament: The Clerk of the House read a Proclamation by His Excellency the President declaring the 3rd Session of the 10th Parliament of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago open.
Election of Deputy Speaker
- Ms. Nela Khan elected Deputy Speaker: Ms. Nela Khan, the Member of Parliament for Princes Town, was elected Deputy Speaker.
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
- His Excellency wishes to address both Houses: The Speaker informed the House that His Excellency wished to address the Members of both Houses assembled together. The sitting was then suspended.
Address by the President
- His Excellency to address both Houses assembled together: His Excellency Prof. George Maxwell Richards, President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago addressed the Members of both Houses of Parliament assembled together.
Statements By Ministers
- : The Prime Minister made a statement in the House.
- The House adjourned to a date to be fixed: The House adjourned to a date to be fixed. Before adjourning, the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition and the Speaker of the House extended greetings on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Independence in Trinidad and Tobago.