Mr Speaker, the Committee met yesterday, Thursday, 11th June, 2015 and arranged Business of the House for the Sixth Week ending Friday, 19th June 2015.
Mr Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 56 (1), the Committee accordingly submits its Report as follows:
Arrangement of Business
Mr Speaker, the Committee has programmed the following Ministers to respond to Questions asked of them during the week:
No. of Question(s)
i. Minister for Health -- 6
ii. Minister for Local Government and Rural Development -- 5
iii. Minister for Youth and Sports -- 3
iv. Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection -- 2
v. Minister for Roads and Highways -- 6
Total number of Questions -- 22
Mr Speaker, five (5) Ministers are expected to attend upon the House to respond to twenty-two (22) Questions during the week. The Questions are of the following types:
i. Urgent -- 1
ii. Oral -- 21
Mr Speaker, pursuant to Order 70 (2), Ministers of State may be permitted to make Statements of Government policy. Your goodself may also admit Statements to be made in the House by Hon Members in accordance with Order 72.
Minister for Health to apprise the House
Mr Speaker, the Business Committee hereby informs Hon Members that the Minister for Health is expected to apprise the House on the proposed Phase I Ebola Vaccine Trial in the Volta Region. The Minister is scheduled to attend upon the House on Tuesday, 16th June, 2015.
Bills, Papers and Reports
Mr Speaker, Bills may be presented to the House for First Reading and those of urgent nature may be taken through the
various stages in one day in accordance with Order 119. Papers and committee reports may also be presented to the House.
Motions and Resolutions
Mr Speaker, Motions may be debated and their consequential Resolutions, if any, taken during the week.
Mr Speaker, in accordance with Standing Order 160 (2) and subject to Standing Order 53, the Committee submits to this Honourable House, the order in which the Business of the House shall be taken during the week.
Urgent Question --