House of Representatives


19th Sitting of the House of Representatives

4th Session - 11th Republican Parliament

Friday 8 February, 2019
1:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Establishment of Joint Select Committee

The Speaker informed of correspondence received from the Senate on their concurrence with the House in the establishment of a Joint Select Committee to consider and report on the National Statistical Institute Bill, 2018.

Eight Papers

Eight papers were laid. See Order Paper for details.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Prime Minister's Questions

Twelve questions were posed to the Acting Prime Minister from Members of the Opposition before the time for Prime Minister’s Questions expired.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
One urgent question

One urgent question was posed.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Five Questions on Notice

Five questions qualified for oral answer. Question #47 was deferred.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Trespass (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Minister in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs, Hon. Fitzgerald Hinds, moved the second reading of The Trespass (Amendment) Bill, 2019. Debate began on the Bill. Following the debate, the Bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole for consideration clause by clause. The Bill was read a third time and passed, with amendments.

The House adjourned to Friday February 15, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.

The Sitting concluded at 8:26 p.m. The House adjourned to Friday February 15, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.