Committee on Rules and Judiciary
The Committee on Rules and Judiciary is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, April 11, 2023, at 9:00 A.M. in the Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room, St. Croix, VI to receive testimony on the following:
Mr. Aaron Hutchinson, Virgin Islands Territorial Park Board of Trustees
Mr. Celestino A. White, Sr., Virgin Islands Port Authority Governing Board
The Honorable Harold W.L. Willocks, Virgin Islands Superior Court Judge, St. Croix District
Carol Thomas-Jacobs, Esq., Virgin Islands Superior Court Judge, St. Thomas District
Mr. Willard John, Virgin Islands Port Authority Governing Board
Bill No. 35-0010 An Act honoring and commending Mr. Aloy Ã¢â‚¬Å“WentyÃ¢â‚¬Â Nielsen for his years of service to the Virgin Islands community and naming the Christiansted Bypass in his honor; making a $10,000 appropriation from the General Fund for signage at Aloy Nielsen Bypass and for other related purposes.
Bill No 35-0013 An Act amending title 20 Virgin Islands Code, part II, chapter 35, relating to the issuance of operatorsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ licenses and identification cards to allow applicants to obtain limited local-purpose identification cards and operatorsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ licenses without providing certain federally required documentation.
Bill No. 35-0017 An Act approving the Lease Agreement between the Government of the Virgin Islands, acting through its Commissioner of the Department of Property and Procurement, and Suntech Group, Inc. d/b/a St. Thomas Gas for Parcel No. 4 Submarine Base, No. 6, Southside Quarter, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, consisting of approximately 27, 732.393 U.S. sq. ft. or 0.637 U.S. acre as shown on P.W.D.File No. D9-1426-T78 to be used for the purpose of operating a trucking, transportation, delivery, and retail business of bottled propane gas, and for no other purpose.
Bill No. 35-0018 An Act approving the Lease Agreement between the Government of the Virgin Islands, acting through its Commissioner of the Department of Property and Procurement, and A-9 Trucking Enterprises, Inc. and Sarnelli Bros., (V.I.) Inc. d/b/a V.I. Recycling Company.
Bill No. 35-0019 An Act approving the lease agreement between the Government of the Virgin Islands, acting through its Commissioner of the Department of Property and Procurement and the Virgin Islands Telephone Corporation, d/b/a/ VIYA, for a portion of a telecommunication tower and bunker in Building No. 1, Suite 2, Parcel No. 6 Recovery Hill, Company Quarter, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, consisting of a telecommunications tower and a 9Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ x 8Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ room and bunker, zoned P, for the establishment and operation of wireless link connections and to house associated equipment in the 9Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ x 8Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ bunker, and for no other purposes whatsoever.
Bill No. 35-0025 An Act approving the Lease Agreement between the Government of the Virgin Islands Department of Property and Procurement and Anthony Isaac d/b/a Ace Trucking and Trash Removal.
Bill No. 35-0049 An Act amending title 7, chapter 1, of the Virgin Islands Code by adding subchapter VIII, establishing a Local Food and Farm Council in accordance with mandate five of the Virgin Islands Agricultural Plan.
Bill No. 35-0055 An Act amending title 17 of the Virgin Islands Code pertaining to school curriculum in elementary and secondary schools
Bill No. 35-0004 An Act amending title 3 Virgin Islands Code, chapter 27, section 706 and chapter 28A, section 755 allowing retirees who are receiving an annuity from the Government Employees Retirement System who are subsequently employed by the University of the Virgin Islands (Ã¢â‚¬Å“UVIÃ¢â‚¬Â), to continue to receive their GERS annuity while receiving their salary from the University if the retiree enrolls in a different retirement plan.
Bill No. 35-0026 An Act amending title 22 Virgin Islands Code relating to insurers becoming members of a Federal Home Loan Bank and matters relating thereto
Bill No. 35-0028 An Act amending title 33 Virgin Islands Code, subtitle 1, part 1, chapter 3, section 43l, adding TRICARE to medical payment reimbursements subject to the 2.5 percent Virgin Islands gross receipts tax.
Bill No. 35-0050 An Act amending the Virgin Islands Code, title 3 , chapter 7, by designating the existing provisions as subchapter I and adding a subchapter II establishing the Bureau of School Construction and Maintenance within the Virgin Islands Department of Education for budgetary purposes; amending title 33, chapter 111, section 3092a, changing the Education Maintenance Fund to the School Construction, Maintenance and Capital Fund; and making an appropriation of $2,500,000 from the Virgin Islands Education Initiative Fund to the School Construction, Maintenance and Capital Fund and for other related purposes
Bill No. 35-0054 An Act amending title 1 Virgin Islands Code, chapter 7, section 103b, relating to the Centennial Treasures Award, to provide for a single, lumpsum award payment.