The Government has followed through on its commitment to withdraw from the Upper House a resolution which sought to increase the time in which Cabinet documents are not publicized from the current 20-years to 70-years.

Government Senate Leader, Kamina Johnson Smith, withdrew the resolution during the senate sitting on Friday.

Kamina Johnson Smith, Leader of Government Business in the Senate.

The resolution is expected to be withdrawn during the sitting of the House of Representatives tomorrow.

Last week, the Government announced its intention to withdraw the resolution.

The announcement came following a volley of criticism from various sectors of society.