Private Motion – Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings

Senate - 2nd Session - 8th Republican Parliament

BE IT RESOLVED that the Government arrange, with appropriate permission, for full debates and the business of both Houses to be transmitted to the public through the electronic media (television and radio) in an equitable and discreetly edited form on fixed days of the week and with such transmission to begin before the end of the year 2004.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a Joint Select Committee of Parliament be appointed to consider and report on this matter so as to facilitate Government action by June 30, 2004.

(By Senator Professor Ramesh Deosaran)

4 Nov 2003
Senate Debate - Day 1Hansard
6 speakersShow Speakers
1.Senator Dr. Ramesh Deosaran [Independent Senator]
2.Senator Robin Montano [Opposition Senator]
3.The Honourable Mustapha Abdul-Hamid [Minister of Social Development]
4.Senator Christopher Thomas [Independent Senator]
5.Senator Brother Noble Khan [Independent Senator]
6.Senator Dana Seetahal SC [Independent Senator]
3 Feb 2004
Senate Debate - Day 2Hansard
7 speakersShow Speakers
1.Senator Dr. Kenneth Ramchand [Independent Senator]
2.Senator Dr. Eastlyn McKenzie [Independent Senator]
4.Senator the Honourable Danny Montano [Minister of Legal Affairs]
5.Senator the Honourable Dr. Lenny Saith [Minister of Public Administration and Information]
6.Senator the Honourable Mary King [Independent Senator]
7.Senator Dr. Ramesh Deosaran [Independent Senator]