Committee of Finance of Parliament to meet with the Minister of Finance regarding the Ministry’s position on cryptocurrency

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Committee of Finance (CF) of Parliament is scheduled to meet on June 29, 2022.

The Committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday at for 14.00 hrs. in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelminastraat #1 in Philipsburg. The Minister of Finance will be present.

The agenda point is:

Presentation by and discussion with the Ministry of Finance, regarding the Ministry's position on the use of cryptocurrency as legal tender on St. Maarten, as well as any planning and execution efforts by the Ministry on the legal use of cryptocurrency by Government and the private sector, including the required steps by Government for Country St. Maarten to realize fiscal gains through cryptocurrency (IS/929/2021-2022 dated May 23, 2022)

Member of Parliament, M.D. Gumbs requested this meeting.

Members of the public are invited to the House of Parliament to attend parliamentary deliberations. All persons visiting the House of Parliament must adhere to the house rules and all health and safety protocols, including the wearing of a mask.

The House of Parliament is located across from the Court House in Philipsburg.

The parliamentary sessions will be carried live on TV 15, Soualiga Headlines, via SXM GOV radio FM 107.9, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, the audio via the internet, and


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