Committee on Workforce Development, Consumer Affairs, and Culture
January 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Committee on Workforce Development, Consumer Affairs and Culture meeting has been
rescheduled for Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9 a.m. in the Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall
AGENDA – 1/29/2018
Block I – 9 a.m.
Updates on the status of unemployment and disaster unemployment claims as well as the status of Federal funds within the Dept. of Labor. Additionally, status updates on consumer affairs and the costs of goods within the Territory.
▪ Catherine Hendry, Esq., Commissioner, Department of Labor
▪ Devin Carrington, Esq., Commissioner, Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs
Block II – 1 p.m.
Updates on the status of St. Thomas Carnival and the role the Department of Tourism will play in promoting Carnival.
▪ Beverly Nicholson-Doty, Commissioner, Department of Tourism
▪ Halvor Hart III, Executive Director, Virgin Islands Carnival Committee