New Parline: the IPU’s Open Data Platform (beta)
Your one-stop-shop for information about national parliaments

Barbados

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Senate

This is a bicameral parliament. Switch to theHouse of Assembly

Openness and transparency

Information about access to parliamentary documents, parliament’s reporting to the public, parliament’s relation to Freedom of Information laws, and lobbying.

Parliamentary documents

Citizens can submit comments on draft legislation on the parliamentary web site

Access to parliament

There is a dedicated channel for broadcasting parliamentary meetings A dedicated channel is one that is mainly about parliament, and is accessible free of charge to the general public. The channel might be owned by Parliament or a public or private company. Dedicated channels may be broadcast by parliament, government, or another broadcaster. They may be carried on television, radio or the Internet (webcasting).
Media used for the dedicated channel
Webcast
Meetings broadcast on the dedicated channel
Plenary sittings

Lobbying

There are rules about the activities of lobbyists in parliament
There is a register of accredited lobbyists