PHILIPSBURG:--- The Committee of Public Health, Social Development, and Labor of Parliament will meet in an urgent session on November 26, 2021.
The Committee meeting is scheduled for Friday, at 11.00 hrs. in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelminastraat #1 in Philipsburg. The Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Mr. Omar E.C. Ottley will be present.
Upon the request of the Minister by letter to Parliament dated November 16, 2021, this urgent committee meeting was called for the Minister to present the draft legislation to increase the ZV and OV wage limits. The draft ordinance has been included in the Implementation Agenda regarding the Country package for Q4 of 2021 and corresponds to the instruction to increase the ZV and OV wage limits.
The agenda point is:
Discussion with the Minister of Public Health, Social Development, and Labor regarding the draft legislation increasing the ZV and OV wage limits (IS/259/2021-2022 dated November 16, 2021)
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 sessions will be carried live on St. Maarten Cable TV Channel 115, via SXM GOV radio FM 107.9, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, the audio via the internet www.sxmparliament.org, www.pearlfmradio.sx and Parliament’s Facebook page: Parliament of Sint Maarten