PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee of Parliament that was scheduled to meet behind closed doors with the entire Council of Ministers on Fridayhas been postponed.
The request for postponement came from the Prime Minister due to the approaching hurricane and the necessary preparations that have to be undertaken to ensure everything is in place.
The second reason, additional time is needed to review the proposed plan of approach as drafted by the Ministries by their respective Ministers.
The closed door Central Committee meeting was scheduled for August 21 at 10.00am.
The agenda point is a discussion on the comprehensive approach of Government to accomplish short term results with regards to the recent spate of crime on Sint Maarten.