Category: Legislative

National Assembly passes Adoption Amendment Bill

National Assembly passes Adoption Amendment Bill

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 3, 2021

The National Assembly has passed the Adoption of Children (Amendment) Bill 2021, which includes greater protections for children on Tuesday ... Read More

Motion to remove Patterson as PAC Chairman for Nat’l Assembly on Monday

Motion to remove Patterson as PAC Chairman for Nat’l Assembly on Monday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2021

A motion for the National Assembly to approve the removal of APNU+AFC Member of Parliament Hon. David Patterson, as Chairman ... Read More

APNU+AFC shore base motion designed to frustrate development – Finance Minister

APNU+AFC shore base motion designed to frustrate development – Finance Minister

Kemol King Kemol King- June 11, 2021

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh today thrashed an Opposition ... Read More

Guyana’s elderly leading countrywide COVID-19 vaccination

Guyana’s elderly leading countrywide COVID-19 vaccination

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 10, 2021

─ Dr. Anthony tells National Assembly Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says older Guyanese have been responding positively ... Read More

Over 29,000 households affected by recent heavy rainfall

Over 29,000 households affected by recent heavy rainfall

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 10, 2021

- PM Phillips tells Parliament - CDC continuing to monitor, provide support Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips says ... Read More

16 youth groups participating in Speaker’s National Youth Debating contest

16 youth groups participating in Speaker’s National Youth Debating contest

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 8, 2021

Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Manzoor Nadir said the ‘Speaker’s National Youth Debating Competition’ aims to promote the work ... Read More

Parliament Office Notice – Proof of COVID-19 vaccination Card or Negative Test Result

Parliament Office Notice – Proof of COVID-19 vaccination Card or Negative Test Result

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 3, 2021

With effect from Monday 7th June, 2021, Members of the Media will be required to produce proof of their COVID-19 ... Read More

Parliament of Guyana participates in 142nd IPU Assembly

Parliament of Guyana participates in 142nd IPU Assembly

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 26, 2021

The Parliament of Guyana is participating in the 142nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which is being held virtually ... Read More

$37 million allocation to Opposition Leader’s Office sufficient -Speaker Nadir

$37 million allocation to Opposition Leader’s Office sufficient -Speaker Nadir

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- May 12, 2021

-says office received more money than 2020 Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Manzoor Nadir says the $37 million allocated ... Read More

Sanitisation of the Parliament Office

Sanitisation of the Parliament Office

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 21, 2021

The Clerk of the National Assembly wishes to inform members of the public of the closing of the Public Buildings ... Read More

Discontinuation of All Meetings of Parliamentary Committees and Sub-Committees at the Public Buildings

Discontinuation of All Meetings of Parliamentary Committees and Sub-Committees at the Public Buildings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2021

Due to the rise in cases of COVID-19, including five members of staff who were tested positive during the past ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.