PHILIPSBURG:— The House of Parliament will sit in a plenary public session on October 12, 2017. The Minister of Justice will be replacing the Prime Minister.
The plenary public meeting which commenced on September 25 and continued on September 28 and October 4 will be reconvened on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 9.00 hrs in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelminastraat #1 in Philipsburg.
The agenda point is State of preparedness hurricane season, Disaster management hurricane Irma, Reconstruction following the devastation by hurricane Irma.
The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, the Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure and the Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunication will also be present to answer questions posed by Members of Parliament.
Members of the public are invited to the House of Parliament to attend parliamentary deliberations.
The House of Parliament is located across from the Court House in Philipsburg.
The parliamentary session will be carried live on St. Maarten Cable TV Channel 120, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, the audio via the Internet www.pearlfmradio.sx and via www.sxmparliament.org.
Source: St. Martin News Network http://www.smn-news.com/st-maarten-st-martin-news/27327-continuation-plenary-session-of-parliament-about-disaster-management-and-reconstruction-following-hurricane-irma.html