Advice Request Overview


Publication of Advices

The Minister of General Affairs is responsible for the publication of the advices of the Council. Advice on draft National Ordinances are made public with the submission of the draft to Parliament by Government or by the initiating parliament member.

Advice on other draft legislative documents are made public when the legislative document is published in the Official Publications. All advice not pertaining to legislation are published six weeks after the advice has been given.

Advice Name
Category
Request Date
Status
Published
Advice SM/06-17-LV Draft National Ordinance containing rules establishing the new Criminal Code on proceedings (The Criminal Proceedings Code)
NO
2017-07-12
In progress
-
Advice SM/07-17-LV Draft National Ordinance repealing various ordinances on taxes that have not been enforced (National Ordinance on tax reform, phase I)
NO
2017-07-12
In progress
-
Advice SM/05-17-LV Draft National Ordinance containing rules on the establishment of a Development bank, the issuance and sale of shares in the Development Bank of Sint Maarten and the amendment of various ordinances to structurally increase the Country's income
NO
2017-07-07
In progress
-
Advice SM/03-17-LB Draft National Decree containing general measures, amending the National Decree fixing the monetary compensation for the board members, deputy board members en the secretary general of the Social en Economic Council
NDgm
2017-07-03
Completed
-
Advice SM/04-17-LV Draft National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on the budget of the Country of Sint Maarten for the year of service 2017
NO
2017-06-29
In progress
-
Advice SM/03/17-LV Draft National Ordinance on Common reporting Standard
NO
2017-06-06
Completed
-
Advice SM/02-17-LV Draft National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on the structure and organization of the Country Government in connection with embedding of the cabinet of Minister of Plenipotentiary
NO
2017-04-19
Completed
-
Advice SM/01-17-LV Draft National Ordinance amending Book 2 of the Civil Code
NO
2017-04-18
In progress
-
Advice SM/01-17-DIV Draft Kingdom Decree on the establishing of an Integriteit Chamber Sint Maarten
KA
2017-03-24
Completed
-
Advice SM/02-17-LB Draft National Decree containing general measures amending the decree on final exams for the v.w.o., h.a.v.o., v.s.b.o.
NDgm
2017-03-16
Completed
-
Advice SM/01-17-LB Draft National Decree containing general measures establishing detailed rules for changing of surnames
NDgm
2017-02-01
Completed
-
Advice SM/13-16-LV Draft National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on motor Liability insurance containing rules pertaining to not extending proof of insurance
NO
2016-11-29
Completed
-
Advice SM/12-16-LV Draft National Ordinance containing rules on the collective mandatory insurance for health
NO
2016-11-03
Completed
-
Advice SM/02-16-ILV Draft Ordinance Initiative amending the Constitution to expand the powers of the Constitutional Court en amending the Ombudsman Ordinance in connecting with the amending of the Constitution
NO
2016-10-18
Completed
-
Advice SM/11-16-LV Draft National Ordinance revising formal tax law
NO
2016-09-21
Completed
-

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