House of Representatives


26th Sitting of the House of Representatives

4th Session - 10th Republican Parliament

Friday 25 April, 2014
1:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Announcements / Leave of Absence

The Speaker granted leave of absence to the Member for Diego Martin Central,the Member for San Fernando East,the Member for Diego Martin West and the Member for Laventille East/Morvant who asked that they be excused from the House. He further granted leave to the Member for La Horquetta/Talparo and the Member for Fyzabad who are both out of the country. The Speaker finally gave the Member for Naparima leave from the House as he is unwell.

One Paper

Paper no. 1 was laid and was referred to the Public Accounts Committee.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Four Questions

Four Questions qualify for Oral Answer. Two questions (93,94) were answered. Two questions (88, 95) were deferred for two weeks. See the Order Paper.

Questions To Ministers: Written Answer
Ten Questions

Ten questions qualified for written response. See the Order Paper.

Statements By Ministers
Report on the World GTL Arbitration

The Attorney General made a Statement reporting on the World GTL Arbitration.

Private Business: Motions
Waste Water Treatment Plant

The Debate on the following Motion which was in progress on March 28, 2014 was resumed. The Member for Diego Martin North/East was the first to rejoin the debate followed by the Leader of the House.

Matter On The Adjournment
Registration with Board of Engineers

The Member for Diego Martin North was the first to contribute followed by the Member for Tabaquite.

The House adjourned to a date to be fixed

The House of Representatives adjourned to a date to be fixed. The sitting ended at 5:50 p.m.