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PARLIAMENT TO SIT FOR FOURTH MEETING BEGINNING 24TH JUNE

Government 13 May, 2024 Follow News

Hon. Sir Alden McLaughlin, KCMG, MBE, KC, JP, MP, Speaker, during the Third Meeting of the 2023-2024 Session in February 2024.

The Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Sir Alden McLaughlin, has notified Members of Parliament (MPs) that the Fourth Meeting of the 2023-2024 Session will commence on Monday, 24th June, 2024, at 10:00 a.m.

The Business Committee will meet on Wednesday, 19th June, in order to confirm the order of business for the Meeting. As of 9th May, two Business Papers have been sent to the Members since the previous Meeting in February, for business to be dealt with in the forthcoming Meeting.

On the two business papers circulated to Members so far included the 2023 Supplementary Plan and Estimates for the Financial Year ended 31 December 2023; two reports from the Office of the Auditor General; an own-initiation report from the Office of the Ombudsman; two reports from the Commission for Standards in Public Life; and, a report from the Human Rights Commission.

Members have until 5:00 p.m. on 13th June to submit Parliamentary Questions for the Ministers, Attorney General, and Deputy Governor, and until 5:00 p.m. on 14th June for any Government or Private Members’ Motions to be filed in the Clerk’s Office. Any new Bills or proposed legislative amendments must be published in the Gazette by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 24th May in order to be eligible for consideration at the Fourth Meeting, in accordance with Section 77 (2) of the Cayman Islands Constitution Order (2009) as amended in 2020. House documents will be made available on the Parliament’s website at parliament.ky.

The proceedings can be accessed live on the Cayman Islands Government’s YouTube channel, CIGTV, and Radio Cayman. The public are also welcome to view the proceedings live from the public gallery at the House of Parliament after signing-in with Security.


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