Mercelina-motion tackles Minister Lee

MP Luc Mercelina - Budget Presentation 24 June 2019

PHILIPSBURG – United Democrats rookie MP Luc Mercelina tabled a motion of no-confidence against Public Health Minister Emil Lee during the budget debate on Friday. The motion has the support of all seven members of the opposition, so when it comes to a vote when the debate continues on Tuesday it is likely to pass. “It is not about the person, More...

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MP Luc Mercelina - Budget Presentation 24 June 2019
By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
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MP Mercelina tackles national health insurance plan again

PHILIPSBURG – MP Luc Mercelina (United Democrats) repeated his objections against the introduction of a National Health Insurance (NHI) plan during the handling of the draft 2019 budget in parliament on Monday. More...

President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams intro on passport issue - 24 June 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Sarah: Parliament requests investigation into “integrity of our passport system”

PHILIPSBURG — President of Parliament, Sarah Wescot-Williams, during the opening of the budget presentation on Monday morning, June 24, 2019, as a notification, informed Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin More...

MP Rolando Brison in Parliament
By The Publisher On Sunday, June 16th, 2019
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MP Brison: Government the hold up on UTS share sale

PHILIPSBURG — Member of Parliament Rolando Brison on Sunday said regrettably that his first initiative law is falling behind due to waiting on answers from the government of St. Maarten. The legislation MP More...

Parliament Budget Meeting Postponement - 7 June 2019
By The Publisher On Saturday, June 8th, 2019
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Parliament postpones handling 2019 budget

PHILIPSBURG – At the proposal of MPs Rolando Brison, Christophe Emmanuel and Jurendy Doran parliament postponed handling of the draft 2019 budget on Friday until the first week of July, immediately after the More...

MP Rolando Brison in Parliament
By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
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MP Rolando Brison tables first Initiative Law on UTS Sale

~ Proposes funds go to Police Force, Pension and Affordable Housing ~ PHILIPSBURG — Member of Parliament Rolando Brison on Wednesday will table his initiative law authorizing the proper sale of UTS. The law More...

Minister Wycliffe Smith deputizing for Minister of Justice - 29 May 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Current formation plan prison presented in Parliament

PHILIPSBURG — During an urgent meeting of Parliament on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, regarding the management structure of the detention facilities on St. Maarten, minister Wycliffe Smith deputizing for the minister More...

MinAGZ SXM House The Hague MP Luc Mercelina visits Cabinet
By The Publisher On Saturday, May 25th, 2019
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MP Dr. Mercelina pays a courtesy visit to the Minister Plenipotentiary of Sint Maarten and her Cabinet

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Member of Parliament (MP) L.F.E. Mercelina, during a private visit to the Netherlands to attend a medical symposium, made use of the opportunity to pay a visit to the Cabinet More...

Lack of Quorum Parliament 23 April 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Follow the money

By Hilbert Haar Was it a serious collective Carnival hangover or a deliberate attempt to sabotage the government’s attempts to put legislation in place that regulates the cross-border transport of money and valuables? More...

MP Rolando Brison
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 11th, 2019
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MP Brison submits legislation to facilitate sale of UTS Shares

~ Says dilution of shares could rob country of millions ~ PHILIPSBURG -- United St. Maarten Party Member of Parliament Rolando Brison has initiated a draft national ordinance that would facilitate government with More...