13th Sitting of the Senate
1st Session - 12th Republican Parliament
13 Papers were be laid. See the Order Paper and Supplemental Order Paper.
There are six Questions on Notice listed on the Order Paper.
Two Bills, The Livestock and Livestock Products Board (Repeal) Bill, 2021 and the Foreign Labour Contracts (Repeal) Bill, 2021, were introduced.
The Minister of Health moved a Motion asking the Senate to approve the Tobacco Control (Amendment) Regulations, 2019.
Sen. Paul Richards raised the following matter, the need for the Government to bring to Parliament in the shortest possible time, a Bill to legalise the use of non-lethal weapons that would assist woman and girls in protecting themselves against violent physical attacks. The Minister of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries responded.
Senator Wade Mark raised the following matter, the need for the Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission to urgently implement a debt recovery plan to collect outstanding payments amounting to approximately $1.4b, prior to there being any increase in electricity rates. The Minister of Energy and Energy Industries responded.
The Sitting ended at 5:51 p.m.