Debate underway in Senate on National Identification and Registration Bill

by November 13th, 2017

Members of the Senate are continuing their review of the National Identification and Registration Bill.

Several concerns were raised by Opposition Senators to aspects of the bill during today’s (Nov 13) sitting.

Opposition Senator, K.D Knight raised concern about aspects of the bill which he says could allow authorities to infringe on the privacy of individuals.

 

Opposition Senator, K.D Knight

Meantime Leader of Government Business, Kamina Johnson Smith who piloted the bill says the authority can be sued for unlawful conduct under the bill.

 

Leader of Government Business, Kamina Johnson Smith.