House of Representatives

Motions

Approve the draft of the “Elections and Boundaries Commission (Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly) Order, 2021”

House of Representatives - 3rd Session - 12th Republican Parliament

WHEREAS it is provided by section 4(3) of the Elections and Boundaries Commission (Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly) Act, Chap.25:50 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act”) that as soon as may be after the Elections and Boundaries Commission (hereinafter referred to as “the Commission”) has submitted a report under section 4(1)(a) of the Act, the Minister shall lay before the House of Representatives for its approval the draft of an Order by the President for giving effect, whether with or without modifications, to the recommendations contained in the report;

AND WHEREAS the Commission has submitted a report to the Minister in accordance with the provisions of section 4(1) (a) of the Act;

AND WHEREAS the draft of an Order entitled “the Elections and Boundaries Commission (Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly) Order, 2021” giving effect to the recommendations of the Commission was laid before the House of Representatives on the 4th day of February, 2022:

BE IT RESOLVED that the draft of the “Elections and Boundaries Commission (Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly) Order, 2021” be approved.

(By the Prime Minister)

22 Mar 2023
Approved
House Debate - Day 1Hansard
9 speakersShow Speakers
1.Senator the Honourable Kazim Hosein [Minister of Agriculture, Lands and Fisheries]
2.Ms. Khadijah Ameen [St. Augustine] [Opposition Member]
3.Mr. Keith Scotland [Port-of-Spain South] [Government Member]
4.Ms. Vandana Mohit [Chaguanas East] [Opposition Member]
5.The Honourable Lisa Morris-Julian [D’Abadie/O’Meara] [Minister in the Ministry of Education]
6.Mr. Rudranath Indarsingh [Couva South] [Opposition Member]
7.The Honourable Foster Cummings [La Horquetta/Talparo] [Minister of Youth Development and National Service]
8.Mr. Rushton Paray [Mayaro] [Opposition Member]
9.Senator the Honourable Kazim Hosein [Minister of Agriculture, Lands and Fisheries]