22nd Sitting of the Senate
2nd Session - 10th Republican Parliament
The Vice President granted leave of absence to Sen. the Hon. Timothy Hamel-Smith, Sen. Nicole Dyer-Griffith and Sen. Elton Prescott, SC. Mr. Arnold Ram, Archbishop Barbara Gray-Burke and Dr. Lennox Bernard were appointed to temporarily replace Sen. Hamel-Smith, Sen. Dyer-Griffith and Sen. Prescott respectively during their absence.
One Paper was laid. See Order Paper for details.
The Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons Bill, 2011 was considered in Committee and passed with amendment. The Bill was then read a third time and passed unanimously with a division of 24 for, 5 against with no abstentions.
The Senate adjourned to Tuesday April 10, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. where the Senate intends to debate the Trinidad and Tobago Postal Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2012. The sitting ended at 6:25 p.m.