24th Sitting of the House of Representatives
2nd Session - 12th Republican Parliament
Tributes were paid in the House to Mr. Alfonso De Lima, former Member of the House of Representatives, who passed away on April 2, 2022.
Ten Papers were laid. See the Order Paper and Supplemental Order Paper.
One report was presented. See the Order Paper.
There are 19 Questions on Notice listed for oral answer. Questions #143 and #144 were deferred for two weeks. Fourteen questions were posed before the time for questions on notice expired. See the Order Paper.
Two Bills were introduced, the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2022 by the Attorney General, who moved that the next stage of the Bill be taken later in the proceedings, and the Tobago Council for Handicapped Children (Incorporation)(Amendment) Bill, 2022, a Private Bill to which the Speaker put the question that the Bill be read a first time.
Debate resumed on a Motion to adopt the Report of the Joint Select Committee on the Miscellaneous Provisions (Local Government Reform) Bill, 2020. Ten Members made contributions before debate on the Motion was suspended.
The Minister of Finance made a statement in the House on rising fuel prices and the impact on the fuel subsidy.
The Attorney General moved the second reading of the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2022.
Before adjourning, the House extended Easter greetings to the National Community. The Sitting ended at 3:58 p.m.