Category: Parliament

National Assembly passes amendments to ROPA

National Assembly passes amendments to ROPA

- December 6, 2022

– to promote fair, transparent elections Recognising the disastrous events immediately following the March 2, 2020 general and regional elections, the ... Read More

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

Stiffer penalties, measures to curb alcohol-related road accidents

- August 9, 2022

—Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill 2022 tabled Government has taken an important legislative step to minimise alcohol-related road accidents and ... Read More

Public invited to make submissions on Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) (Amendment) Bill

Public invited to make submissions on Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) (Amendment) Bill

- March 1, 2022

The general public has been invited to offer their comments on the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) (Amendment) Bill ... Read More

Speaker suspends opposition’s Sherod Duncan for defying orders

Speaker suspends opposition’s Sherod Duncan for defying orders

- February 9, 2022

Speaker of the National Assembly, Manzoor Nadir had reason to suspend opposition Member of Parliament, Sherod Duncan, Wednesday evening, after ... Read More

When the gov’t makes a promise, it fulfils it – MP Veerasammy

When the gov’t makes a promise, it fulfils it – MP Veerasammy

- February 2, 2022

Government Member of Parliament, Bhagmattie Veerasammy, on Wednesday, said the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C), will work tirelessly to improve ... Read More

Gov’t not on long talks; focused on delivering to all Guyanese – M.P Narine

Gov’t not on long talks; focused on delivering to all Guyanese – M.P Narine

- January 31, 2022

Member of Parliament, Seepaul Narine, said Budget 2022 contains a number of innovative measures, which will meaningfully advance the life ... Read More

Opposition’s Motion to stall gas-to-energy project defeated in National Assembly

Opposition’s Motion to stall gas-to-energy project defeated in National Assembly

- January 25, 2022

─ “Guyana’s most transformational project”- Minister Bharrat Minister of Natural Resources Vickram Bharrat has reaffirmed that the US$900 million gas-to-energy ... Read More

Opposition’s Motion will not hinder Guyana’s development – Min Edghill

Opposition’s Motion will not hinder Guyana’s development – Min Edghill

- January 25, 2022

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, MP, said the opposition’s motion to send the gas to shore project to ... Read More

Deep, far-reaching amendments to Powers of Attorney Act will prevent fraud-Attorney General

Deep, far-reaching amendments to Powers of Attorney Act will prevent fraud-Attorney General

- January 24, 2022

─ as changes passed in National Assembly As the National Assembly on Monday evening passed the Powers of Attorney (Amendment ... Read More

National Assembly passes Human Organ and Tissue Transplant bill

National Assembly passes Human Organ and Tissue Transplant bill

- January 24, 2022

─ paves way for improved surgical healthcare The Human Organ and Tissue Transplant Bill 2021 was passed in the National Assembly, ... Read More

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