House of Representatives


8th Sitting of the House of Representatives

1st Session - 9th Republican Parliament

Friday 22 February, 2008
1:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of Absence

Leave of Absence granted to La Horquetta/Talparo (17 Feb-27 Feb, 2008) and Oropouche West (today’s sitting)

Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
14 questions qualify for Oral Answer

Four Questions were answered (35, 36, 37 and 57).
10 questions were deferred for two weeks (23, 24 35, 43, 53, 54, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64).

Questions To Ministers: Written Answer
Seven Questions qualify for Written Answer

The response to one question (Q.5) was circulated. See the Order Paper for details

Private Business: Motions
Containing Food Prices

Mr. Sharma continued his contribution on the Motion. The Minister of Public Administration (Hon. Kennedy Swaratsingh) made his maiden contribution in the House.

Matter On The Adjournment
Failure to pay overtime to the Protective Services
The House adjourned to Friday February 29, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.

On that occasion the House will consider the Immigration (Advance Passenger Information) Bill, 2008 and, time permitting, the Copyright (Amendment) Bill, 2008