9th Sitting of the House of Representatives
1st Session - 12th Republican Parliament
Leave of absence was granted to Hon. Pennelope Beckles, MP for Arima and to Mr. Rushton Paray, MP for Mayaro, from today’s Sitting of the House.
Four papers were laid. See Order Paper for details.
Five urgent questions were posed.
Eleven questions qualified for oral answer. Questions #23 and #24 were withdrawn.
Private Members’ business took precedence at this Sitting. The Member for Barataria / San Juan, Mr. Saddam Hosein, MP, moved a motion condemning the Government for its failure to effectively address crime. Debate began on the motion.
Ms. Anita Haynes, MP, raised a matter on the adjournment namely the failure of the Government to account on the status of the medical plan to former PETROTRIN workers and retirees. The Minister of National Security responded.
The Sitting concluded at 6:46 p.m. The House adjourned to Friday December 4, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.