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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Latest News

Ad Hoc Committee Integrity of Parliament to meet on Thursday

Ad Hoc Committee Integrity of Parliament to meet on Thursday PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Ad Hoc Committee of Integrity, will meet on June 25, 2020. The Committee meeting is

Continuation urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding an update from the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA) about the future plans for the construction of a new general hospital

Continuation urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding an update from the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA) about the future plans for the construction of a

Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding a status update on the SSRP, the assistance programs of the SSRP and the Covid-19 liquidity assistance from the Netherlands and the conditions tied to this assistance

Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament regarding a status update on the SSRP, the assistance programs of the SSRP and the Covid-19 liquidity assistance from the Netherlands and the conditions

Parliament invites the public to nominate persons for the Annual President of Parliament Award

Parliament invites the public to nominate persons for the Annual President of Parliament Award PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Parliament invites the public to send in nominations for the Annual President

Continuation urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about the lack of implementation of the various approved programs and projects of the Trust Fund, the upcoming hurricane season, the lack of approval of various programs that are beneficial to the economic reform and growth of the country and the Reconstruction Funds for Sint Maarten

Continuation urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about the lack of implementation of the various approved programs and projects of the Trust Fund, the upcoming hurricane season, the lack of

Plenary Public session of Parliament about the installation and composition of Parlatino Committees and the decolonization process of the Dutch Caribbean islands

Plenary Public session of Parliament about the installation and composition of Parlatino Committees and the decolonization process of the Dutch Caribbean islands PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten - The House of Parliament

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about update on Parlatino zoom meetings and the advice regarding the installation and composition of the Committees of the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino).

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about update on Parlatino zoom meetings and the advice regarding the installation and composition of the Committees of the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino). PHILIPSBURG, Sint

IPKO 2020 to be hosted virtually

IPKO 2020 to be hosted virtually On June 10th and 11th, 2020 a delegation from the Parliament of Sint Maarten will participate virtually in the Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultations (IPKO) hosted

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about presentation of the key findings and recommendations of the 2020 Situation Analysis on Children and Adolescents on Sint Maarten

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about presentation of the key findings and recommendations of the 2020 Situation Analysis on Children and Adolescents on Sint Maarten PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The

Parliament set to go into recess from the 13-24 of July 2020

Parliament set to go into recess from the 13-24 of July 2020 PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – In accordance with the year calendar of the Parliament of Sint Maarten, the summer

Continuation Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations regarding preparation of Virtual IPKO

Continuation Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations regarding preparation of Virtual IPKO PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations, will meet on June 8,

Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations to meet on Friday

Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations to meet on Friday PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Interparliamentary Relations, will meet on June 5, 2020. The

Py19-20 Public Meeting #30 Cont.

Agenda point for this meeting is:

The ministry of VSA Guidelines for reopening the destination to international travelers