Plenary session of Parliament about programs and projects of the Trust Fund and the hurricane season | SOUALIGA NEWSDAY

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will sit in a Plenary Public session on July 28, 2020.

The Public meeting which started on June 5, 2020, with a continuation on June 19, 2020 will be reconvened on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 14.00 hrs. The meeting will be held in a virtual setting. The Minister of General Affairs will be in attendance.

The agenda points are:

  • The lack of implementation of the various approved programs and projects of the Trust Fund and the upcoming hurricane season and jumpstarting the economic activities of the country
  • The lack of approval of various programs that are beneficial to the economic reform and growth of the country
  • The Focus Audit done by the General Audit Chamber of Sint Maarten in May 2020 referencing “The Reconstruction Funds for Sint Maarten” (IS/888/2019-2020 dated May 29, 2020)
  • This meeting was requested by MP C.A. Buncamper, MP S.A. Wescot-Williams, MP M.D. Gumbs, MP A.E. Arrindell, MP R.A. Peterson and MP C.T. Emmanuel

    Due to measures taken to mitigate the coronavirus (COVID-19), the House of Parliament is only allowing persons with an appointment to enter the Parliament building.

    The parliamentary session will be held virtually and will be carried out live on St. Maarten Cable TV Channel 115, via SXM GOV radio FM 107.9, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, via the internet, and Parliament’s Facebook page: Parliament of Sint Maarten

    Source: Souliga Newsday