House of Representatives


20th Sitting of the House of Representatives

2nd Session - 12th Republican Parliament

Friday 25 February, 2022
1:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of Absence

The Speaker granted leave of absence to the Member for Mayaro and the Member for Oropouche West from today’s Sitting.

Four Papers

There are four Papers to be laid. See the Order Paper.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Six Questions on Notice

There were six Questions on Notice. Question #72 was deferred. All other questions were answered. See the Order Paper.

Private Business: Motions
Equitable Access to Education

The Member for Tabaquite moved a Private Motion concerning inequality in education. The Minister of Education was first to enter the debate, followed by the Leader of the Opposition.

Mrs. Anita Haynes-Alleyne, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Nyan Gadsby-Dolly, MP [Minister of Education]
Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar SC, MP [Leader of the Opposition]
Hon. Ayanna Webster-Roy, MP [Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister]
Mr. David Lee, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Foster Cummings, MP [Minister of Youth Development and National Service]
Ms. Vandana Mohit, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Terrence Deyalsingh, MP [Minister of Health]
Ms. Khadijah Ameen, MP [Opposition Member]
Mr. Roger Monroe, MP [Government Member]
Dr. Rai Ragbir, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Adrian Leonce, MP [Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development]
Dr. Lackram Bodoe, MP [Opposition Member]
Mr. Kennedy Richards, MP [Government Member]
The House adjourns to Friday March 4, 2022 at 1:30 p.m.

The sitting ended at 6:12 p.m.