House of Representatives


36th Sitting of the House of Representatives

1st Session - 9th Republican Parliament

Friday 26 September, 2008
10:00 AM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of Absence

The Speaker granted leave of absence to the Member for Point Fortin (September 23-30, 2008) and Tabaquite (today’s sitting)

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
15 Questions

15 Questions qualify for oral answer. The Leader of the House moved that by convention, all questions on the Order Paper be waived until the completion of the budget debate. Leave was granted.

Questions To Ministers: Written Answer
Five Questions

Five Questions qualify for written answer. See the Order Paper for details.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Appropriation Bill, 2009

Debate began on the Appropriation Bill, 2008, beginning with the response to the budget by the Member for Siparia. In all some eight persons made contributions before debate was suspended.

The House adjourned to Monday September 29, 2008 at 10:00 a.m.

At its next sitting debate will continue on the Appropriation Bill, 2008. The sitting adjourned at 11:33 p.m.