Permanent Committee of Justice to Meet on Tuesday with Minister of Justice regarding Foster Homes


PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Permanent Committee of Justice of Parliament will meet in a public session on 19th May with the Minister of Justice Hon. Dennis Richardson.

The permanent committee meeting is set for Tuesday at 2.00pm in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelmina Straat #1 in Philipsburg.

The meeting with the Minister of Justice regards a presentation and compliance with articles 2, 3, 4, 7, 24 and 27 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child with respect to Foster Homes on Sint Maarten.

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 and