Parliament's Privileges Committee

Speaker suspends hearing against Moonilal

House Speak­er Brigid An­nisette-George has agreed to sus­pend the hear­ing of the Priv­i­leges Com­mit­tee mat­ter against Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Mooni­lal pend­ing the out­come of his le­gal chal­lenge.

Through her at­tor­ney Deb­o­rah Peake SC, the House Speak­er gave the un­der­tak­ing that the Com­mit­tee will not hold any meet­ings or hear­ings re­gard­ing the al­le­ga­tions against Mooni­lal pend­ing the out­come of the sub­stan­tive mat­ter.

Mooni­lal is chal­leng­ing the le­gal­i­ty of the com­mit­tee con­sti­tut­ed to hear the two al­le­ga­tions against him.