Rules and Judiciary Committee to Meet on Thursday

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ST. THOMAS–The Committee on Rules and Judiciary chaired by Senator Janelle K. Sarauw will meet on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall, St. Thomas.

The Committee will meet to reconsider the nomination for the Director of the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency, Daryl Jaschen and several bills, as follows:

Bill No. 33-0009 An Act amending title 20, Part II, chapter 37, subchapter II, section 407 relating to the sale of taxi medallions by adding a new subsection (d) providing a definition of Virgin Islands veteran for the purposes of the section. (Proposed by Senators Marvin A. Blyden and Athneil “Bobby” Thomas; Co-Sponsored by Senators Javan E. James, Sr. and Oakland Benta).

Bill No. 33-0027 An act amending title 17, chapter 7, section 61a of the Virgin Islands Code to allow the Department of Education greater flexibility in setting the school calendar upon the declaration of a state of emergency. (Proposed by Senator Kurt A. Vialet; Co-Sponsored by Senator Javan E. James, Sr.).

Bill No. 33-0043 An Act amending title 27, chapter 9 of the Virgin Islands Code by adding a section 305h providing for a ban on the retail sale or offer for sale, and the distribution or importation for

retail purposes of topical sunscreen products containing oxybenzone and octinoxate. (Proposed by Senators Marvin A. Blyden, Alicia V. Barnes, Myron D. Jackson, Janelle K. Sarauw, and Athneil “Bobby” Thomas; Co-Sponsored by Senators Dwayne M. DeGraff, Javan E. James, Sr., Steven D. Payne, Sr.).

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