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

Justice Committee of Parliament to meet for the continuation of an urgent meeting with the Minister of Justice regarding the end of year update from the Minister

Justice Committee of Parliament to meet for the continuation of an urgent meeting with the Minister of Justice regarding the end of year update from the Minister PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten

Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultations (IPKO) January 2021 to be hosted virtually

Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultations (IPKO) January 2021 to be hosted virtually On January 6th and 7th, 2021 a delegation from the Parliament of Sint Maarten will participate virtually in the Interparliamentary

Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations (CKAIR) scheduled to meet in a continuation meeting regarding preparation for the January 2021 virtual IPKO

Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations (CKAIR) scheduled to meet in a continuation meeting regarding preparation for the January 2021 virtual IPKO PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Permanent

Urgent Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding an update on the negotiations with the Netherlands and the third tranche liquidity support

Urgent Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding an update on the negotiations with the Netherlands and the third tranche liquidity support PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten- The House of Parliament will sit

Continuation Public meeting of Parliament about updates from the Minister of VROMI regarding the current long lease land

Continuation Public meeting of Parliament about updates from the Minister of VROMI regarding the current long lease land PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten- The House of Parliament will sit in a Public

The Parliament of Sint Maarten spreads Christmas Cheer in various districts of Sint Maarten

The Parliament of Sint Maarten spreads Christmas Cheer in various districts of Sint Maarten On December 10, 2020, in the spirit of sharing holiday cheer and contributing to the community,

Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations (CKAIR) to meet regarding the preparation for a digital IPKO January 2021

Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs and Inter-Parliamentary Relations (CKAIR) to meet regarding the preparation for a digital IPKO January 2021 PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Permanent Committee of Kingdom Affairs

Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding the financial status of the Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten

Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding the financial status of the Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten- The House of Parliament will sit in a Central Committee

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding the Year Report 2019 of the Ombudsman Sint Maarten

Continuation Central Committee meeting of Parliament regarding the Year Report 2019 of the Ombudsman Sint Maarten PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten- The House of Parliament will sit in a Central Committee meeting

Public meeting of Parliament regarding the advice on the appointment of member of the General Audit Chamber, advice regarding the installation and composition of the Permanent Constitutional Affairs and Decolonization Committee of Parliament and an update from the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport regarding the state of monuments in St. Maarten

Public meeting of Parliament regarding the advice on the appointment of member of the General Audit Chamber, advice regarding the installation and composition of the Permanent Constitutional Affairs and Decolonization

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the advice regarding the installation and composition of the Permanent Constitutional Affairs and Decolonization Committee of Parliament and adoption of report proposal of Kingdom Law amending the Passport Law

Central Committee meeting of Parliament about the advice regarding the installation and composition of the Permanent Constitutional Affairs and Decolonization Committee of Parliament and adoption of report proposal of Kingdom

UNICEF – Youth Advice St. Maarten, “My New World” project submits advices to Members of Parliament

UNICEF - Youth Advice St. Maarten, “My New World” project submits advices to Members of Parliament On Thursday, November 26, 2020 Youths of the “My New World” project organized by

Py20-21 CAZ #03

Agenda Point for this meeting is :

Update on several pending laws