4th Supplementary Estimates for 2022/23 tabled, 5.8-billion-dollar Capital expenditure adjustment; and Member of Parliament appeals for better use of roads by motorists.
All-female Sitting of Parliament, Young female leaders call for more STEM opportunities for women, and Minister of Justice proposes increases to mandatory minimum sentences.
Pomp and Pageantry return as 2023/2024 Parliamentary Year Opens, Historic Trillion Dollar Budget tabled, and National Housing Trust to introduce new finance model.
Child Restraint Law Being Relaxed for PPV operators, Minister of Legal and Constitutional Affairs asking for amicable partnership in the process of removing the monarchy as head of state, and Motor vehicle operators urged to install seatbelts in their vehicles.
Prime Minister Commits to assisting Haiti during ongoing violence crisis, Minister of Finance announces 24 billion Dollar Budget Increase, and Provisions of the New Road Traffic Act outlined.
Mandatory Minimum Sentences to Be Increased, significant penalties to be imposed for financial crimes, and Minister of Legal and Constitutional Affairs shares prescribed term period for Constitutional Reform Committee.
Digitized Traffic Ticketing System Goes Live February 1, NIDS regulations tabled, and Over 8000 persons registered for Tourism Pension.
Prostate Cancer Screening added to the NHF Individual Benefits Progamme. Women’s Parliamentary Bi-Cameral Caucus to be established and Minister of Legal Affairs clarifies misconceptions surrounding State of Emergency Regulations.
ZoSos extended for 60 days, Several pieces of legislation mentioned in throne speech enacted and Findings from study of Economic Cost of Violence Against Women to be presented to Cabinet.
Firearms Prohibition Restrictions and Regulations Act now in full effect, Offender Management Policy in Final stages of completion and Animal Assisted Recovery and Care Pilot Project for Bustamante Hospital.
Cuban Eye care Project returns this month, First CODE CARE local Mission to take place early December and Constitutional Reform Committee to be established soon
Discussions underway for the restoration of Vale Royal, Government to spend 60 billion more this fiscal year and portal to be launched for Jamaicans travelling overseas.
Prime Minister shares figures for road damage from Tropical Storm Ian, House Passes bill to indemnify National Irrigation Commission and Jamaica in the midst of influenza season.
Agencies under the ministry of industry investment and commerce to be streamlined; cruise tourism expected to return to pre pandemic levels; and Government to undertake in-depth review of zoso programme.