30th Sitting of the Senate
5th Session - 10th Republican Parliament
The President of the Senate granted leave of absence to Vice-President, Sen. James Lambert and Independent Senator, Sen. Helen Drayton who are both out of the country. Mr. Wayne Sturge and Ms. Melissa Ramkissoon were appointed Temporary Senators in their absence.
The Minister of the Environment and Water Resources moved that the next stage of the Bill be taken at a Sitting to be held on Tuesday June 2nd, 2015.
28 Papers were laid in the House. See the Order Paper and Supplemental Order Paper.
Three Reports were presented. One was presented by the Leader of Government Business and the other two were presented by the Minister of Finance and the Economy. See the Order Paper and Supplemental Order Paper.
The Leader of Government Business in the Senate (on behalf of the Minister of Gender, Youth and Child Development) moved that the next stage of the Bill be taken at a Sitting to be held on June 2nd, 2015.
The Senate resumed the Committee stage of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Bill, 2014.
At the next sitting, Private Business will take precedence as debate will continue on a Private Motion in the name of Sen. Victor Wheeler calling on the Government to take immediate steps to conduct a comprehensive review of the Regional Health Authority system in the delivery of health care in Trinidad and Tobago. The sitting ended at 6:41 p.m.