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

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Latest News

Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)

Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure) Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National

Virtual Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about the Financial situation of the airport, the funding for the reconstruction and the resignation of the airport’s CFO

Virtual Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about the Financial situation of the airport, the funding for the reconstruction and the resignation of the airport’s CFO PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten –

Virtual Plenary Public session of Parliament about Examination of credentials and admission of Members of Parliament

Virtual Plenary Public session of Parliament about Examination of credentials and admission of Members of Parliament PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will sit in a  Virtual Plenary Public

Postponement Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)

Postponement Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Plenary Public meeting to be

Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)

Virtual Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure) PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will

Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)

Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure) PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will sit

Continuation Plenary public session of Parliament about National ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure (Code of Criminal Procedure)

The House of Parliament will sit in a plenary public meeting on March 20, 2020. This Public meeting is a continuation of the meeting which was adjourned on March 06,

Postponement urgent Plenary Public meeting of Parliament about Financial situation of the airport and the funding for the reconstruction

The urgent Public meeting no. 18 to be held tomorrow Friday, March 20, 2020 at 13:00 hrs. with agenda points: Financial situation of the airport and the funding for the

Adjustment of Parliamentary operations to mitigate coronavirus

The Parliament of St. Maarten will be adjusting its operations in light of new measures related to mitigating the coronavirus effective immediately until further notice. The following precautionary measures have been

Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations scheduled to meet on Tuesday

The Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations (CKAIR), will meet on March 17, 2020. The CKAIR Committee meeting is scheduled for Tuesday at 10.00 hrs. in the General

Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about COVID -19 (Corona Virus) 

Urgent Plenary Public session of Parliament about COVID -19 (Corona Virus)  PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The House of Parliament will sit in an Urgent Plenary Public session on Monday, March

Postponement Continuation Plenary Public session of Parliament about National Ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure

Postponement Continuation Plenary Public session of Parliament about National Ordinance establishing a new Code of Criminal Procedure PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Continuation Plenary Public meeting to be held today Thursday,

Py19-20 Public Meeting #2 Cont.

Agenda point for this meeting is:

3.  Ontwerp van Landsverordening houdende vaststelling van een nieuw Wetboek van Strafvordering (Wetboek van Strafvordering) (IS/1189/2018-2019 d.d. 19 juni 2019) (Zittingsjaar 2018-2019-129)