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1st Session of the 11th Parliament

The Miscellaneous Provisions (Anti-Gang and Bail) Bill, 2016

An Act to amend the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2008, the Miscellaneous Provisions (Bail and Kidnapping) Act, 2011, the Anti-Gang Act, 2011, the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2011, the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2014 and the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2015

The purpose of the Miscellaneous Provisions (Anti-Gang and Bail) Bill, 2016 is to extend the operation of various Acts, particularly the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2008, the Miscellaneous Provisions (Bail and Kidnapping) Act, 2011, the Anti-Gang Act, 2011, the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2011, the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2014 and the Bail (Amendment) Act, 2015, for a further two year period.

The Bill as introduced requires the support of a three-fifths majority of the members of both Houses in order to be passed.


Bill No.: House of Representatives Bill 7 of 2016
Introduced in: House of Representatives
Introduced by: The Honourable Faris Al-Rawi [Attorney General]
Introduced on: 17-Jun-2016
Published in Gazette on: 17-Jun-2016, Vol. 55, No. 76
Progress:
House of Representatives
17-Jun-2016 1st Reading PDF icon (53.7 kb) | Hansard PDF icon (551.3 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
17-Jun-2016 2nd Reading | Hansard PDF icon (551.3 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
01-Jul-2016 2nd Reading | Hansard PDF icon (931.1 kb)
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP [Siparia] [Leader of the Opposition]
Hon. Stuart Young, MP [Port-of-Spain North/St. Ann's West] [Minister in the Office of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister]
Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie, MP [Caroni Central] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Maj. Gen. Edmund Dillon, MP [Point Fortin] [Minister of National Security]
Mr. Rodney Charles, MP [Naparima] [Opposition Member]
Mrs. Glenda Jennings-Smith, MP [Toco/Sangre Grande] [Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of National Security]
Mr. David Lee, MP [Pointe-a-Pierre] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Nyan Gadsby-Dolly, MP [St. Ann's East] [Minister of Community Development, Culture and the Arts]
Mrs. Christine Newallo-Hosein, MP [Cumuto/Manzanilla] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
01-Jul-2016 Committee Stage | Hansard PDF icon (931.1 kb)
01-Jul-2016 Bill Defeated | Hansard PDF icon (931.1 kb)
Division: 22 for, 18 against, no abstentions
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