[featured_image]
Download
Download is available until [expire_date]
  • Version
  • Download 12
  • File Size 113.34 KB
  • File Count 1
  • Create Date December 20, 2022
  • Last Updated December 20, 2022

SENATE VOTES 20 DECEMBER 2022 NO 8

 

  

ADVANCE COPY‑UNCORRECTED

 

 

No. 8

 

PARLIAMENT

 

OF

 

ZIMBABWE

_________________

                           

 

VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE SENATE

 

_________________                              

 

FIFTH SESSION – NINTH PARLIAMENT

_________________

 

TUESDAY, 20TH DECEMBER, 2022

_________________

 

Half past two o’clock p.m.

The President of the Senate in the Chair.

 

Prayers.

 

Members Present

 

 

Baipai E

Bungu W

Bwawanda R

Chauke R.

Chengeta S

Chezha C

Chifamba J.

Chigwajara C.

Chikukwa L

Chimbudzi A.

Chinake V

Chirongoma J M

Chisorochengwe T

Denga P

Dube A

Gweshe K

Hungwe J.D.

Hungwe SO

Kambizi E.

Khumalo M.

Khumalo M. N.

Komichi M

Mabika D

Maluleke O M

Manyau N.

Mapungwana A.

Mathuthu T

Matiirira A

Mavetera T

Mavhunga M

Mbasera A

Mbohwa M.

Mkhwebu A

Mkwananzi Z N

Moeketsi V

Mohadi T

Moyo G

Moyo T

Mpofu B

Mpofu S

Mudzuri E.

Mupfumira P

Muronzi M

Muzenda V.T.

Mtshane L K

Mwonzora T.D.

Ndiweni M. N.

Ndiweni V.

Ndlovu C

Ndlovu D.M.

Ndlovu M

Nembire C

Nkomo N.

Ntabeni M.

Nyambuya M.R.

Nyathi R

Pasipamire P.

Phugeni K

Rwambiwa E

Sekeramayi S T

Shumba C

Siatabwa N

Tongogara A.

Tsomondo B

 

Zhou I.

 

 

In attendance in terms of section 138(2) and (3) and section 104(3) of the Constitution

 

 

Hon. Chiduwa C., Hon Gombo J.M., Hon. Mudyiwa M., Hon Dr. Musabayana D., Hon. Muswere J., Hon Ncube M., Hon Ziyambi Z.,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                       Printed by Order of the Senate

Absent with leave

 

  1. Bills received from the National Assembly-

[Date introduced]

 

Finance (No.2) Bill (H.B.13A, 2022)

Appropriation (2023) Bill (H.B. 14, 2022)

Private Voluntary Organisations Amendment Bill,

(H.B.10A, 2021) …………………………………………………20th December 2022

 

  1. Second Reading: Finance (No.2) Bill (H.B.13A,2022)-The Minister of Finance and Economic Development

 

            Bill read a second time. Committee, forthwith.

 

(House in Committee)

 

            Clauses 1 to 23, put and agreed to.

            Bill to be reported without amendment.

 

(House resumed)

 

            Bill reported without amendment.

 

            Third reading, forthwith.

 

            Bill read a third time.

 

  1. Second Reading: Appropriation (2023) Bill (H.B.14,2022)-The Minister of Finance and Economic Development

 

            Bill read a second time. Committee, forthwith.

 

(House in Committee)

 

            Clauses 1 to 6 and Schedule, put and agreed to.

 

            Bill to be reported without amendment.

 

(House resumed)

 

            Bill reported without amendment.

 

            Third reading, forthwith.

 

            Bill read a third time.

 

 

 

  1. On the motion of the Minister of Finance and Economic Development: The Senate adjourned at half past five o’clock pm until Tuesday 31st January, 2023 at half past two o’clock.

 

 

 

 

                                                                        HON. M. M. CHINOMONA,

                                                Deputy President of the Senate.

 

      

      WEDNESDAY, 31 ST JANUARY, 2023

 

 

ORDERS OF THE DAY

 

  1. Second Reading: Private Voluntary Organisations Amendment Bill (H.B. 10A, 2021)- The Minister of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare.

 

 

  1. Adjourned debate on motion in reply to the Presidential Speech (Adjourned 14th December 2022- The Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Development)

 

                                                                                                             [Days elapsed: 7]

 

Question proposed: That a respectful address be presented to the President of

Zimbabwe as follows: –

 

May it please you, your Excellency the President:

 

We, the Members of Parliament of Zimbabwe desire to express our loyalty to Zimbabwe and beg leave to offer our respectful thanks for the speech, which you have been pleased to address to Parliament – Hon. Sen. S. S. Mpofu                        

 

  1. Adjourned debate on motion on challenges affecting early child learning (Adjourned 15th December 2022- Sen. Mabika)

 

    [Days elapsed: 3]                                                                                                       

 

Question proposed: That this House;

 

ACKNOWLEDGING, that education is a right for every citizen and permanent resident in Zimbabwe

 

COGNISANT that the state, through reasonable legislative and other measures, must ensure     that education is progressively available and accessible even to Adults as constitutionally obligated.

 

FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGING, the importance of Early Child Development (ECD) in laying the foundation for Children through education.

 

CONCERNED, that Early Child Development (ECD) is confronted with a myriad of challenges such as inadequate funding, shortage of classrooms, Information Communication Technology (ICT) equipment teachers and reading materials, among other things;

 

This House calls upon:

 

  1. the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education to prioritize the construction

of school infrastructure and recruitment of teachers for Early Child             Development (ECD); and

 

  1. the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to provide adequate

financial resources for Early Child Development programs - Hon. Sen.             Mabika

 

 

__________________________________________________________________________

 

                                                   THURSDAY, 2 ND FEBRUARY, 2023

 

 

QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWERS

 

*QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Post comment