PHILIPSBURG:— The House of Parliament will sit in an Urgent plenary public meeting on Friday, September 14, 2018.
The plenary public meeting is scheduled for 10.00 hrs. in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelminastraat #1 in Philipsburg. The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport will be present.
The agenda points are:
1. Status of the schools for the school year 2018/2019, particularly the shortage of teachers, preparedness for the 2018 hurricane season, the safety Emergency Management Committee and the Emergency Guidelines for schools, the School Bus Policy, and the Implementation Plan
2. The state of sports and arts facilities and programs in Sint Maarten (IS/872/2017-2018 dated August 22, 2018)
(This meeting was requested by MP S.E. Jacobs, MP W.V. Marlin and MP A.M.R. Irion)
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 115, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, SXMGOV Radio 107.9 FM, video live stream via the internet www.pearlfmradio.sx, www.sxmparliament.org and also Parliament FB page: Parliament of Sint Maarten.
Source: St. Martin News Network http://www.smn-news.com/st-maarten-st-martin-news/30083-urgent-plenary-session-of-parliament-regarding-the-status-of-the-schools-for-the-school-year-2018-2019-the-state-of-sports-and-arts-facilities-and-programs.html