Tag archive for ‘draft law’
By The Publisher On Friday, December 10th, 2021

Knops intends to send revamped draft kingdom law COHO this month to parliament

PHILIPSBURG — State Secretary Raymond Knops (Kingdom Relations) makes an effort to send the draft kingdom law COHO (Caribbean Development and Reform Organization) this month to the parliaments of the Netherlands, More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

STA Foundation board provides clarity on initial draft STA law

~ STA Foundation responds to concerns on STA draft law  ~ Philipsburg — The Board of the STA foundation has taken note of the published concerns of the owners of the Oyster Bay Beach Resort, a resort represented More...

By The Publisher On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Opposition keeps finding fault with labor legislation

PHILIPSBURG – The tripartite committee  unanimously supports changes to the civil code geared towards better rules for labor contracts, but opposition MPs of the National Alliance still found fault with the More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Maurice Lake: USM should be put as a top priority on the to do list

Dear Mr. Editor, First, I would like to congratulate the incoming UP/DP/Brownbill Government which I have a lot of confidence in to move us forward and addressing the real issues affecting our island. One of the More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Integrity Chamber law now ready for handling in Parliament

PHILIPSBURG – “The term binding advice is an oxymoron.” UP-MP Franklin Meyers said on Friday during a debate in the central committee of Parliament about the draft national ordinance Integrity Chamber. “An More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Checks and balances

By Hilbert Haar Local politicians are – for the most part – playing nice with the draft national ordinance Integrity Chamber. That institution has to be established sooner rather than later and with the Dutch More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Draft law Integrity Chamber separates administrative and criminal investigations

PHILIPSBURG – The draft law Integrity Chamber that reached Parliament on Thursday maintains “a strict separation of administrative and criminal investigations.” Parliament will handle the draft shortly – More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Integrity Chamber draft law on its way to Parliament

PHILIPSBURG – The Council of Ministers sent the draft law Integrity Chamber on Tuesday to the office of Governor Holiday for forwarding to Parliament. Prime Minister, Rafael Boasman, said at Wednesday’s Council More...