7th Sitting of the Senate

5th Session - 11th Republican Parliament

Tuesday 26 November, 2019
1:30 PM
Five Papers

Five papers were laid. See the Order Papers.

Presentation Of Reports From Select Committees
Three Reports from Committees

Three reports were presented.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
One urgent question

One urgent question was posed.

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Five Questions on Notice

Five questions qualified for oral answer. Question #48 was deferred.

Introduction Of Bills
Two Bills

Two bills were introduced.

Private Business: Motions
Table the contract with Austal for procurement of Cape Class Patrol Boats

Sen. Wade Mark moved a motion calling on the Government to table, within fourteen days, the
contract entered into with Austal for the procurement of the two Cape Class Patrol Boats. Debate began on the motion.

Matter On The Adjournment
One Matter

Sen. Wade Mark raised a matter on the adjournment seeking explanation for what appeared to be contradictions in a public statement made by the Chief Education Officer in respect of adjusting grade profiles of students being considered for scholarships and the response given the Minister of Education in the Senate on November 19, 2019. The Minister of Education responded.

The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed

The Sitting concluded at 6:19 p.m. The Senate adjourned to a date to be fixed.