House of Representatives


2nd Sitting of the House of Representatives

2nd Session - 9th Republican Parliament

Wednesday 14 January, 2009
2:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of Absence

The Speaker granted leave of absence to the Member for Tabaquite (today’s sitting) and the Member for St. Augustine (14-16 January 2009).

Statements By Ministers
Update on Government's Response to the Global Financial Crisis

The Prime Minister made a statement on the government’s actions in response to the global financial crisis.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Children Bill, 2009

The Minister of Social Development moved the Second Reading of the Children Bill, 2009. The Bill was referred to a Select Committee for consideration.

The House adjourned to Friday January 16, 2009 at 1:30 p.m.

At its next sitting the House will consider the Finance Bill, 2009. The sitting adjourned at 3:05 p.m.