On this week’s House Matters: Lower House begins debate on the National Identification and Registration Act 2021; and Sensitisation Sessions to Be Held on Sexual Harassment Act.
On this week’s House Matters: Government announces updated COVID-19 containment measures; Education Ministry Onboarding Schools to Gov’t’s Fiberoptic Infrastructure; and over 73,000 children vaccinated to date.
Prime Minister Renews call for end to corporal punishment of children; Lower House approves Report on the National Identification and Registration Act 2020; and Zones of Special Operation extended in 5 communities.
Lower House Passes Sexual Harassment (Protection and Prevention) Act 2021; Helpline for Children at Risk Of Abuse To Be Launched September and Child Care and Protection Act Being Reviewed.
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On this week’s House Matters: Tropical Storm Elsa Repair bill stands at 803 million dollars; Gender Minister opens debate on Report on the Sexual Harassment Act; and Senate passes Extradition (Amendment) Act 2021.
On this week’s House Matters: Lower House passes Casino Gaming (Amendment) Act 2021, Education Ministry implementing National School Learning and Intervention Plan; and 70 million dollars accessible to operators in the tourism ground transportation sub-sector.
Prime Minister Gives Updated COVID-19 Measures and Safety Net Programme for fisherfolk across the island. These and more on this week’s House Matters.
Major Upgrading Programme for the Montego Bay Hip Strip; Arrangements finalized for another 1,000 hotel rooms; and Tourism Incubator to be established.
Gender Minister Tables Report on Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill; Prime Minister Holness to Announce details for re-opening of Entertainment Sector; and CCTV Grant now open to all citizens over the age of 60. This is House Matters.
Several adjustments made to the COVID-19 health and safety measures under the Disaster Risk Management Act.
Minister of National Security, Dr. Horace Chang, made his contribution to the 2021/22 sectoral debate in the House of Representatives on Tuesday, we bring you highlights of his presentation on this week’s House Matters.
On this week’s House Matters, Cabinet approves third telecommunications provider, and $650 million dollars to be spent to develop communities across the island under the Rural Development Programme.
On this week’s House Matters: National 5-year Global Digital Services Strategy to be tabled in lower house this fiscal year; Companies Act to be amended; and Government advances Montego Bay Perimeter Road Project Order & Resolution.
On this week’s House Matters, COVID-19 containment measures extended for a further 4 weeks; mediation act to be tabled in the lower house this fiscal year; and Housing Agency of Jamaica to design land titling campaign.
On this week’s House Matters, Prime Minister amends covid-19 containment measures and National Security Minister tables resolutions for extension of zones of special operations in 4 communities.