House of Representatives


5th Sitting of the House of Representatives

4th Session - 10th Republican Parliament

Monday 16 September, 2013
10:00 AM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of Absence

The Deputy Speaker granted leave of absence to the Minister of Arts and Multiculturalism for the period Sept 14th to Sept 25th 2013

Two Papers

Two Papers were laid. See the Order Paper.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Appropriation (Financial Year 2014) Bill, 2013

Debate began on the Appropriation (Financial Year 2014) Bill, 2013, led off by the Member for Tunapuna. The member for Diego Martin North/East then stood to give his contribution followed by the Member for Chaguanas West, the Minister of Housing and Urban Development,the Member for Laventille East/Morvant, the Minister of Community Development, the Minister of Energy and Energy Affairs, the Member for La Brea, the Minister of Transport, the Member for Couva South, the Member for Arima, the Member for Cumuto/Manzanilla. 12 Members made contributions before debate on the Bill was suspended.

The House adjourned to Tuesday September 17, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.

At the next sitting, the budget debate will continue. The sitting ended at 12:27 a.m.