8th Sitting of the Senate
2nd Session - 12th Republican Parliament
The President of the Senate informed of correspondence received from the Deputy Speaker of the House regarding the change in membership to a Joint Select Committee.
Two papers were laid. See Order Paper for details.
Two reports were presented.
One urgent question was posed and answered.
Six questions qualified for oral answer. All questions were posed and answered.
Independent Senator Anthony Vieira moved a motion regarding unparliamentary conduct of Opposition Senators. Debate began on the motion.
Sen. Wade Mark raised a matter on the adjournment namely the failure of the Minister of Finance to follow the law as enshrined in the National Insurance Act of Trinidad and Tobago. The Minister of Finance, Hon. Colm Imbert, MP, responded.
Sen. Mark raised a second matter on property tax. The Minister of Finance responded.
The Sitting concluded at 6:16 p.m.