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This Week’s Senate Calendar January 27 – 31

Senate Building on St. Thomas

Senate Calendar 33rd Legislature of The Virgin Islands

Monday, January 27

10 a.m.

Committee on Culture, Historic Preservation and Aging

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Bennie and Martha Benjamin Conference Center, V.I. Cardiac Center, St. Croix

Agenda:

The committee has scheduled a meeting to receive testimony on the following bill and to discuss the outcome of the Crucian Christmas Festival and challenges regarding media coverage on public television.

BLOCK I

10 a.m. to Noon

Bill No. 33-0097 – An Act posthumously honoring and commending Euclyn “Pede” Prentice Jr. for his accomplishments in the horse racing industry and his contributions to the Virgin Islands and naming a road in his honor (Proposed by Sen. Javan E. James)

LUNCH Noon to 1 p.m.

BLOCK II

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The committee will also discuss outcomes of the Crucian Christmas Festival and challenges regarding media coverage on public television.

3 p.m.

Committee on Homeland Security, Justice, Public Safety and Veterans Affairs

Bennie and Martha Benjamin Conference Center, V.I. Cardiac Center, St. Croix

Agenda:

The committee has scheduled a meeting to receive testimony on preparedness of the Virgin Islands in the event of an earthquake in the territory from different departments and agencies.

 

Senate Building on St. Thomas

Tuesday, January 28

9 a.m.

Committee on Education and Workforce Development

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall, St. Thomas

Agenda:

The committee has scheduled a meeting to receive testimony on the following:

Bill No. 33-0005 – An Act amending Title 3, chapter 25, of the Virgin Islands Code, to preserve the right of career employees after service in an unclassified position (Proposed by Sen. Kenneth L. Gittens)

Bill No. 33-0102 – An Act amending Title 17, chapter 15, section 190u of the Virgin Islands Code by including graduates of the Adult Education Center among those eligible to receive scholarships as valedictorian and salutatorian. (Proposed by Sen. Allison L. DeGazon)

Wednesday, January 29

10 a.m.

Legislative Session

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall, St. Thomas

National Anthem and Virgin Islands March

Roll Call: Sen. Alicia V. Barnes

Senate Pages:

Committee Reports: Chairpersons of Standing Committees

Agenda: To follow

Thursday, January 30

No committees will meet today.

Friday, January 31

No committees will meet today.

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