May 12, 2017

The Senate Special Select Committee Public Hearing held in the Chamber of the  National Assembly of Belize in Belmopan, reconvened this week on Wednesday, 10th May 2017, with their investigation into the Auditor General’s Special Visa and other findings Report on the Immigration and Nationality Department for the period 2011-2013.

The hearing commenced at 10:00 A.M, with Mr. Elvin Penner, Former Minister of State in the Immigration Department, who was the only witness scheduled to appear before the committee.

All Committee Members were present at the hearing, Chairman- Senator Aldo Salazar,  Senator Carla Barnett, Senator Elena Smith, Senator Markhelm Lizarraga, Senator Ashley Rocke, and Senator Eamon Courtenay.