5th Sitting of the Senate

2nd Session - 10th Republican Parliament

Thursday 20 October, 2011
10:00 AM
One Paper

One Paper was laid. See the Order Paper for details.

Presentation Of Reports From Select Committees
Two Reports

Two Reports of the Joint Select Committee – Group II were presented. See the Order Paper.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Appropriation (Financial Year - 2012) Bill, 2011

The Budget Debate continued in the Senate (from October 19, 2011). Sen. Corrine Baptiste McKnight resumed her contribution from the previous sitting. She was followed by the Minister of Planning and the Economy, Sen. Terrence Deyalsingh and Sen. Dr. Rolph Balgobin. 12 Senators made contributions before the debate was suspended.

The Senate adjourned to Friday October 21, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.

At the next sitting the budget debate will be continued to its conclusion.