State Opening of Parliament on April 2

Minister of Information, Culture, Youth and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, has informed that the State Opening of Parliament will take place on Thursday, April 2, …

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31 Acts Passed in Parliament Last Year

Records from the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel (OPC) indicate that a total of 31 Acts of Parliament and numerous pieces of subsidiary legislation were …

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Maintenance Bill Approved by Upper House

After extensive debate over several weeks, the Upper House gave its approval to the Maintenance Bill, with eight amendments, at yesterday’s (Oct. 28) sitting. The …

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Senate Approves Early Childhood Regulations

The Upper House gave its approval to the Early Childhood Regulations, Resolutions 2005 at yesterday’s (Oct. 28) sitting at Gordon House. Recommendations came from both …

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Ozone Act to be Passed by Year-End

The Ozone Act should be passed in the Houses of Parliament by the end of the year, enabling Jamaica to officially participate in the global …

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Amended Pension Bill Passed in House

The Pensions Reform (Superannuation Funds and Retirement Schemes) Act 2004 was passed in the House of Representatives yesterday (May 11), with 48 amendments, and has …

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