House of Representatives


1st Sitting of the House of Representatives

3rd Session - 11th Republican Parliament

Friday 29 September, 2017
1:30 PM
A Proclamation
The Clerk of the House will read the Proclamation

The Clerk read the Proclamation declaring the 3rd Session of the 11th Parliament open.

Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
11 Papers

11 Papers were laid. See the Supplemental Order Paper.

Presentation Of Reports From Select Committees
3 Reports from Committees

Three Reports were presented. See the Supplemental Order Paper.

Motions Relating To The Business Or Sittings Of The House And Moved By A Minister Or Parliamentary Secretary
Appointment of Committees - Resumption of Work from previous Session

The Leader of the House moved that the Gambling (Gaming and Betting) Control Bill and the Cybercrime Bill be referred to Joint Select Committees and that the work of the previous Committees on these bills be adopted by the new Committees.

Privilege Motions
Statements made by the Prime Minister

The Leader of the Opposition raised a matter of privilege regarding statements made by the Prime Minister at a health fair in Diego Martin on September 16, 2017. The Speaker indicated that she would consider the matter and rule at a subsequent sitting of the House.

The House adjourned to Monday October 2, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.

At the next sitting, the Minister of Finance is expected to present the budget for fiscal 2018 #ttbudget2018. The sitting ended at 1:45 p.m.