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Senate: Workforce Development, Consumer Affairs, Culture
September 21, 2018 @ 8:30 am
BLOCK I – 8:30 a.m.
The committee will receive testimony from the Carnival and Festival committees of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix, as well as review and discuss the financial report of each, to include all relevant supporting documents
BLOCK II—10 a.m.
BR No. 17-0304 – An Act amending Title 3. V.I.C., chapter 19 inserting section 339 to establish the Division of Festivals within the Department of Tourism and the relational framework for the Commissioner of Tourism and the various carnival and festival committees as it pertains to cultural event promotion and entertainment
(Proposed by Senators Myron D. Jackson and Janelle K. Sarauw)
LUNCH – Noon
BLOCK III – 1 p.m.
Bill No. 32-0230 – An Act amending Title 24, V.I.C., chapter 17, adding subchapter II to limit an employer’s use of criminal records in hiring and other employment practices.
(Proposed by Senators Nereida Rivera-O’Reilly, Janelle K. Sarauw, Marvin A. Blyden, and Myron D. Jackson; Co Sponsored by Novelle E. Francis Jr.)