24th Sitting of the Senate

1st Session - 12th Republican Parliament

Tuesday 18 May, 2021
10:00 AM
Announcements By The President/Vice-President
Leave of absence

Leave of absence was granted to Sen. Anil Roberts, Sen. Damian Lyder, Sen. Paul Richards, Sen. Charrise Seepersad and Sen. Maria Dillon-Remy.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Two urgent questions

Two urgent questions were posed.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Three Questions

Three questions qualified for oral answer. See the Order Paper.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Firearms (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Debate continued on The Firearms (Amendment) Bill, 2021. Following the debate, the bill was referred to the Committee of the Whole for consideration clause by clause. Amendments were made. With 22 votes for, 0 votes against and 2 abstentions, the bill was read a third time and passed.

The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed

The Sitting concluded at 2:05 p.m.