25th Sitting of the Senate
2nd Session - 11th Republican Parliament
Leave of absence was granted to Sen. Daniel Solomon who is out of the country. Mr. Sean Sobers was appointed to replace Sen. Solomon in his absence.
Mr. Sean Sobers took his oath of allegiance.
Three papers were laid in the names of the Minister of Finance and the Minister of National Security. See Order Paper for details.
Two Reports were presented. See Order Paper for details.
Six urgent questions were posed. Four questions were answered before the time for urgent questions expired. See Order Paper for details.
Two questions qualified for oral answer. See Order Paper for details.
The Leader of Government Business moved that the JSC on the Insurance Bill, 2016 be allowed an extension of four weeks to complete its work and submit a final report by June 30, 2017. The motion was carried.
The Senate resolved to the Committee Stage to consider the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill, 2017 on a clause by clause basis. The Bill was read a third time and passed, with amendments.
The Sitting concluded at 9:34 p.m. The Senate adjourned to Thursday June 8, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.