Welcome to the Parliament of Sint Maarten

Through this website you can find information about the Parliament of Sint Maarten, how Parliament functions and which are the parliamentary activities that are taking place.

Admission Members of Parliament 

To be eligible for membership of Parliament, a person must be a resident of Sint Maarten, a Dutch national, have attained the age of eighteen years and whose right to vote has not been taken away. After the results of the election are established by the main voting bureau, the elected Members present their credentials to Parliament. Read more...

Parliament Meetings 

There are different types of meetings: Public meetings, Central Committee meetings, meetings of the Permanent and Ad Hoc Committees. All meetings of Parliament are open to the public unless it is considered necessary, or requested by at least four members, to hold the meeting behind closed doors. Meetings are usually transmitted live via radio, television and internet. Read more...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Continuation Plenary Public Meeting no. 09

    January 21 @ 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Central Committee Meeting no. 14

    January 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Plenary Public Meeting no. 12

    January 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Latest News

Plenary Public meeting of Parliament about Question hour related to the sale of UTS

Plenary Public meeting of Parliament about Question hour related to the sale of UTS PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will sit in a Plenary Public session on

The Parliament of Sint Maarten closed on Thursday

The Parliament of Sint Maarten closed on Thursday PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – In connection with the upcoming Parliamentary elections on Thursday, January 9, 2020 the Parliament of Sint Maarten will

Plenary Public session of Parliament about an update on payments to be made to justice workers from the proceeds collected by the sale of UTS

Plenary Public session of Parliament about an update on payments to be made to justice workers from the proceeds collected by the sale of UTS Plenary Public session of Parliament

Plenary Public session of Parliament about the appointment of a Chairperson and member of the General Audit Chamber as well the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council Committee of Parliament and the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Plenary Public session of Parliament about the appointment of a Chairperson and member of the General Audit Chamber as well the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the the proposal concerning the

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council Committee of Parliament and the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council Committee of Parliament and the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council Committee of Parliament and the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the proposal for the establishment of a permanent District Council Committee of Parliament and the proposal concerning the composition Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry Commission

Postponement Public meeting of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease land agreement with Mr. Denisio Wyatte

Postponement Public meeting of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease land agreement with Mr. Denisio Wyatte Postponement Public meeting of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease

“It is Sweet to Recycle and Reuse” is this year’s theme for Parliament’s Christmas decoration

“It is Sweet to Recycle and Reuse” is this year’s theme for Parliament’s Christmas decoration “It is Sweet to Recycle and Reuse” is this year’s theme for Parliament’s Christmas decoration

Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease land agreement with Mr. Denisio Wyatte

Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease land agreement with Mr. Denisio Wyatte Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding the status update of Government lease

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the appointment of a Chairman and member of the General Audit Chamber as well as the Initiative National Ordinance amending the General Police Law in connection with the introduction of the ban on the use of plastic bags

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the appointment of a Chairman and member of the General Audit Chamber as well as the Initiative National Ordinance amending the General Police

Committee of Education, Culture, Youth, and Sports Affairs of Parliament to meet with the Board of FAVE for discussions about the financial situations of the FAVE school board, Reported dismissals of Teachers, Payments of salaries and vacation allowances, and Reported plans to increase school fee for the 2019-2020 school year

Committee of Education, Culture, Youth, and Sports Affairs of Parliament to meet with the Board of FAVE for discussions about the financial situations of the FAVE school board, Reported dismissals

Py19-20 Public Meeting #11

Agenda point for this meeting is:

Question hour: Questions from MP S.A. Wescot-Williams directed to the Minister of Finance related to sale of UTS (IS/281/2019-2020 dated November 12, 2019)