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

PY21-22 Committee of Finance #7


ThanksPresentation 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)


This meeting was requested by MP M.D. Gumbs