22nd Sitting of the Senate
3rd Session - 11th Republican Parliament
Leave of absence was granted to Sen. the Hon. Allyson West, who is out of the country. Ms. Ayanna Lewis was appointed temporary Senator in her place.
Temporary Senator Ayanna Lewis took the oath of allegiance.
Two papers were laid. See Order Paper for details.
Two urgent questions were posed.
Nine questions qualified for oral answer. Question #119 and #125 were deferred for two weeks. See Order Paper.
The Committee Stage of the Valuation of Land (Amendment) Bill, 2018 took place. The Bill was considered and approved with amendments. The Bill was then read a third time and passed. At third reading a division was taken, the result of which was 24 for, six against and no abstentions.
Debate began on the Property Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2018.