House of Representatives

  • House to decriminalize Marijuana

    Eight bills were introduced during today’s Special Sitting for the House of Representatives. One of those bills is the Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Bill, 2017. This bill seeks to ‘decriminalize the...

  • Collet Goes to Hopkins

    In June 2015, Area Representative for the Collet Division, Patrick Faber came under scrutiny when he chartered twenty two buses to Corozal to take his constituents on a trip dubbed Family...

  • NICH – The Agency of Cocktail Parties?

    In Friday’s Sitting of the House of Representatives, former Prime Minister Said Musa spoke on the Heritage Bill which went through its second reading.  He brought about some harsh criticisms against...

  • House Meeting #2 Held for 2017/2018 Fiscal Year

    The second sitting of the house of Representatives for this fiscal year concluded at around five o’clock this evening in Belmopan with thirty elected members in attendance including Orange Walk North’s...

  • Speaker Shuts Down Briceno

    Starting off today’s House Meeting was the Leader of the Opposition, John Briceno who did not get far in his presentation as the Speaker of the House interrupted his attempt at...

  • EDC Bill Garners Much Debate in House Meeting

    Several Bills which ran through fairly smoothly with the exception of the Economic Development Council Bill which saw much debate.  Cayo South Representative, Julius Espat began the debate by questioning the...

  • Loan Motion Gets Green Light for Testing of Placencia’s Waters

    A loan motion for one point two million dollars was pushed through this morning during the sitting of the House of Representatives in Belmopan.  The loan is being acquired through the...

  • Vega Returns to the House; House Member Questions Vega’s Security Detail

    After taking a long break from the House meetings, Gaspar Vega who was forced to resign from the Cabinet last November made an appearance today and took his seat, seven chairs...

  • PUP Criticizes House Committee and Wants UDP Chairman Gone

    One week after the House Committee met to discuss matters including the outburst of Brian Audinett during the Senate Inquiry on May 17, the main opposition party has issued a statement...

  • LOO Says Mace Bearer Will Go Unpunished

    When asked about the chaos that erupted during the May 17 Senate Hearing and the behavior of Mace Bearer Brian “yellowman” Audinett, Prime Minister Dean Barrow said that Audinett will go...

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