24th Sitting of the Senate
4th Session - 10th Republican Parliament
The President of the Senate granted leave of absence to Rev. Joy Abdul-Mohan.
Sen. Anthony Vieira presented the Fourteenth Report of the Joint Select Committee appointed to inquire into and report on Municipal Corporations and Service Commissions on a Review of the Administration of the San Fernando City Corporation.
Questions Nos. 62, 63 and 64 were answered. All other questions were deferred for one (1) week. See the Order Paper.
The Minister of Food Production made a statement on the assignment of Land to former Caroni Workers.
Sen. the Hon. Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie moved the second reading of the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Property Bill, 2014 Sen. Faris Al-Rawi was the first to enter the debate followed by Sen. Helen Drayton, the Minister of Energy and Energy Affairs, Sen. Dr. Lester Henry and Sen. Dr. Rolph Balgobin. Debate on the Bill was then adjourned to a later date.
The Leader of Government Business moved that the Senate be adjourned to Tuesday May 27, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. to continue debate on the Public Procurement and Disposal OF of Public Property Bill, 2014.