House of Representatives


1st Sitting of the House of Representatives

2nd Session - 12th Republican Parliament

Friday 10 September, 2021
1:30 PM
A Proclamation
The Clerk read the Proclamation

The Clerk of the House read the Proclamation of the Ag. President of the Republic declaring the Second Session of the 12th Republican Parliament open.

Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Update on Covid-19 Protocol

The Speaker advised the House of updated covid-19 protocols for the Parliament precincts.

Two Papers

Two Papers were laid. See the Supplemental Order Paper.

Statements By Ministers
Budget Presentation

The Minister of Finance announced that the Budget Presentation will be made on Monday October 4, 2021.

Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Minister of Finance]
Motions Relating To The Business Or Sittings Of The House And Moved By A Minister Or Parliamentary Secretary
JSC Representation of the People (Amendment)(No.2) Bill, 2020

The Leader of the House moved a Motion asking that the Representation of the People (Amendment)(No.2) Bill, 2020 be referred to a Joint Select Committee and that the Committee be mandated to adopt the work of the Committee established in the 1st Session and report by Friday December 31, 2021. The motion was approved.

Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Minister of Housing and Urban Development]
The House adjourned to Wednesday September 15, 2021 at 1:30 p.m.

At the next Sitting, the House will consider the draft Elections and Boundaries Commission (Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly)(Tobago) Order, 2021. The Sitting ended at 1:47 p.m.