An extra ordinary plenary session of parliament took place on Monday, October 10 at 10.00am in the General Assembly Chamber of the House of Parliament, to mark the first year of country status.
This meeting was convened at the request of Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Hon. Dr. Rhoda Arrindell.
His Excellency Governor Eugene Holiday was in attendance of the extra ordinary plenary session of parliament.
The Council of Ministers and the Prime Minister, Hon. Sarah Wescot-Williams addressed parliament with respect to the 10-year journey to country status.
Faction leaders also addressed parliament, namely, Independent Faction Member of Parliament Hon. Frans Richardson, Democratic Party Faction Leader MP Hon. Roy Marlin, National Alliance Faction Leader MP Hon. William Marlin, and United People party Faction Leader MP Hon. Romain Laville and Minister Hon. Dr. Rhoda Arrindell. .