4th Sitting of the Senate

3rd Session - 11th Republican Parliament

Thursday 26 October, 2017
1:30 PM
Announcements By The President/Vice-President
Leave of Absence
Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Appropriation (Financial Year 2018) Bill, 2017

The budget debate continued in the Senate with the contribution of Sen. H.R.Ian Roach and the maiden contributions of Temporary Opposition Senator Jwala Rambarran, the Minister of Public Utilities and Temporary Opposition Senator Jabez Johnson. Eight Senators made contributions before the Minister in the Ministry of Finance rose to wind up the debate.

The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed

Before adjourning the President reminded members of the upcoming Youth Parliament on October 30, 2017 and invited them to attend. The sitting ended at 8:07 p.m.