House of Representatives


Integrated Security Systems Limited Report (Petrotrin)

House of Representatives - 1st Session - 6th Republican Parliament

WHEREAS the State Enterprises are entrusted with the management of billions of dollars of public monies and other assets; and

WHEREAS some of these Enterprises are being managed in such a manner as to deprive citizens of the benefits which should flow from their operations;

BE IT RESOLVED that this Honourable House take note of the existence and content of the Integrated Security Systems Ltd. (ISSL) Report which was commissioned by Petrotrin; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Honourable House accept the Recommendations contained therein; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Honourable House direct the Public Accounts (Enterprises) Committee (PA[E]C) to summon Petrotrin to appear before the Committee at the earliest opportunity for the purpose of examining all matters relating to the award of contracts and matters incidental thereto with particular reference to Southwest Soldado (SWS), Sundowner and the Refinery Upgrade Project; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Minister of Finance be directed to so augment the Parliamentary budget so as to ensure that all the necessary human and financial resources are available to the Committee, such additional expenditure to be taken up in a supplemental allocation.

(By the Member for Diego Martin West)

27 Jul 2001
House Debate - Day 1Hansard
3 speakersShow Speakers
1.The Honourable Dr. Keith Rowley [Diego Martin West] [Opposition Member]
2.Senator the Honourable Subhas Panday [Princes Town] [Deputy Speaker]
3.The Honourable Kenneth Valley [Diego Martin Central] [Opposition Chief Whip]