House of Representatives

Sittings

9th Sitting of the House of Representatives

2nd Session - 12th Republican Parliament

Wednesday 24 November, 2021
1:30 PM
Announcements By The Speaker/Deputy Speaker
Leave of absence

Leave of absence was granted to Mr. Rushton Paray, MP for Mayaro, from today’s Sitting of the House.

Mr. Esmond Forde, MP [Government Member]
Papers
Four Papers

Four papers were laid. See Order Paper for details.

Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Minister of Finance]
Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Minister of Housing and Urban Development]
Presentation Of Reports From Select Committees
Three Reports

Three reports were presented.

Hon. Dr. Nyan Gadsby-Dolly, MP [Minister of Education]
Hon. Lisa Morris-Julian, MP [Minister in the Ministry of Education]
Questions To Ministers: Oral Answer
Two urgent questions

Two urgent questions were posed.

Mr. David Lee, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Terrence Deyalsingh, MP [Minister of Health]
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Minister of Finance]
Introduction Of Bills
The Sexual Offences (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2021

The Sexual Offences (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2021 was introduced in the name of the Attorney General.

Government Business: Bills Second Reading
The Trinidad and Tobago Revenue Authority Bill, 2021

Debate resumed on The Trinidad and Tobago Revenue Authority Bill, 2021. The Minister of Finance, Hon. Colm Imbert, MP, began his wind up of the debate before the Sitting adjourned.
Contributions byHon. Brian Manning, MP [San Fernando East] [Minister in the Ministry of Finance]Mr. Davendranath Tancoo, MP [Oropouche West] [Opposition Member]Hon. Pennelope Beckles, MP [Arima] [Minister of Housing and Urban Development]Mr. Barry Padarath, MP [Princes Town] [Opposition Member]Hon. Stuart Young, MP [Port-of-Spain North/St. Ann’s West] [Minister of Energy and Energy Industries and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister]Mr. Rudranath Indarsingh, MP [Couva South] [Opposition Member]Hon. Marvin Gonzales, MP [Lopinot/Bon Air West] [Minister of Public Utilities]Mr. David Lee, MP [Pointe-a-Pierre] [Opposition Member]Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Arouca/Maloney] [Minister of Planning and Development]Mr. Dinesh Rambally, MP [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]Ms. Khadijah Ameen, MP [St. Augustine] [Opposition Member]Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]

Hon. Brian Manning, MP [Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
Mr. Davendranath Tancoo, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Pennelope Beckles-Robinson, MP [Minister of Planning and Development]
Mr. Barry Padarath, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Stuart Young, MP [Minister of Energy and Energy Industries and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister]
Mr. Rudranath Indarsingh, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Marvin Gonzales, MP [Minister of Public Utilities]
Mr. David Lee, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Camille Robinson-Regis, MP [Minister of Housing and Urban Development]
Mr. Dinesh Rambally, MP [Opposition Member]
Ms. Khadijah Ameen, MP [Opposition Member]
Hon. Colm Imbert, MP [Minister of Finance]
Adjournment
The House adjourned to a date to be fixed

The Sitting concluded at 5:30 p.m.