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Senate: Rules and Judiciary
November 12, 2020 @ 9:00 am
9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Marise James Esq., nominee, V.I. Government Hospitals and Health Facilities Corporation District of St. Croix
10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Dina Perry-Malone, nominee, V.I. Housing Authority Board of Commissioners District of St. Thomas-St. John
11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Bill No. 33-0218 – An Act amending Title 28 of the Virgin Islands Code, by adding a new chapter 36 creating the Virgin Islands Timeshare Act (Sponsored by Senator Kurt Vialet, Senator Dwayne DeGraff, Senator Donna Frett-Gregory; co-sponsored by Senators Allison DeGazon and Senator Marvin Blyden)
Bill No. 33-0374 – An Act amending Title 32 of the Virgin Islands Code relating to the Magens Bay Authority Board of Directors to change the composition of the board and the method of appointing members (Sponsored by Janelle K. Sarauw)
LUNCH 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Bill No. 33-0232 – An Act to fully adopt and enact the Uniform Residential Mortgage Satisfaction Act (URMSA) (Sponsored by Senator Oakland Benta)
2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Bill No. 33-0367 – An Act amending Title 3, Virgin Islands Code, chapter 1, section 27f, to change the composition of the Commission on Aging and its duties and for other related purposes (Sponsored by Senator Myron D. Jackson)
Bill No. 33-0282 – An Act amending Title 3, chapter 18, subchapter II, section 312(a) of the Virgin Islands Code by adding the athletic director of the University of the Virgin Islands and the Little League administrator or a representative, to the membership of the Virgin Islands Sports Commission (Sponsored by Senator Dwayne DeGraff, Senator Javan James Sr., Senator Stedmann Hodge Jr.)
Bill No, 33-0364 – An Act amending Title 1, Virgin Islands Code, chapter 7, by inserting section 111 relating to the recognition of indigenous tribes as official tribes of the Virgin Islands, and Title 3, Virgin Islands Code, chapter 14, by inserting section 234 creating the Virgin Islands Indigenous Indian Tribe Identification Card (Sponsored by Senator Myron D. Jackson)
Bill No. 33-0369 – An Act authorizing the removal of the copper bust of King Christian IX from the Emancipation Garden and replacing it with the statue of “the Conch Shell Blower” and appropriating $20,000 from the St. Thomas Capital Improvement Fund for the removal and replacement of the bust (Sponsored by Myron D. Jackson, Senator Marvin Blyden)
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Bill No. 33-0233 – A Resolution honoring and commending Randolph “Junior” Donovan and Kashief “DJ General Kuntry” Hamilton for their heroism in saving the life of a cruise passenger at the West Indian Company Dock (Sponsored by Senator Athneil Thomas)
Bill No. 33-0285 – An Act honoring and commending Noel “Breeze” Boynes Sr. for his service to his community of St. John and naming the car ferry dock on St. Thomas “The Noel ‘Breeze’ Boynes Sr. Car Ferry Dock” in his honor (Sponsored by Senator Steven Payne Sr.)
Bill No. 33-0150 – An Act posthumously honoring and commending Manassah Francis for his significant entrepreneurship and service to the people of the Virgin Islands (Sponsored by Marvin Blyden, Senator Donna Frett-Gregory, Senator Myron D. Jackson)
Bill No. 33-0247 – A Resolution honoring and commending Wallace D. Williams for his years of extensive work and service as a librarian and his accomplishments as an Olympic athlete representing the U.S. Virgin Islands in multiple competitions (Sponsored by Senator Javan James Sr., Senator Oakland Benta; co-sponsored by Myron Jackson, Senator Steven D. Payne Sr.)