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Please be advised that the next meeting of the House of Representatives will be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Gordon House. 

 

 

                                                             Agenda

 

 

Statement by Ministers

·         The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport will make a Statement on the 153rd Anniversary of the Execution the Rt. Excellent Paul Bogle and the Rt. Excellent George William Gordon

 

 

Questions and Answers to Questions

·         The Minister of Finance and the Public Service will answer Question 21, notice of which was given by Mr Bunting, regarding GCT collections from businesses with an annual turnover ranging from  $10,000,000 to $50,000,000

 

 

Public Business

 

Legislation

·         Debate to continue on the Trusts Act, 2018

·         The Minister of Finance and the Public Service to table the Bank of Jamaica (Amendment) Act, 2018

 

 

Private Members Motions

·     Debate to be continued on Private Member’s Motion No. 31seeking the approval of the House for the adoption of the Report of the Sessional Select Committee on the Human Resources and Social Development on its deliberations on Private Member’s Motion No. 12 of 2017, which was laid on the Table of the House on the 12th day of September 2017;

 

·       Debate to be continued on Private Member’s Motion No. 61 regarding the recommendations of the Abortion Policy Group and steps to repeal sections 72 and 73of the Offences against the Person Act, by substituting it with a civil law entitledTermination of Pregnancy Act as recommended.