Committee on Rules and Judiciary
The Committee on Rules and the Judiciary has scheduled a meeting for Thursday February 10, 2022, at 9:30 a.m. in the Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall on St. Thomas to consider the following:
Ã‚Â Bill No. 34-0190Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â An Act amending title 27 Virgin Islands Code, chapter 4A relating to the practice of professional counseling to modify and update licensure requirements, and for other related purposes.
Richard Evangelista, Commissioner, Department of Licensing & Consumer Affairs
H. Nathalie Hodge, Asst. Commissioner, Department of Licensing & Consumer Affairs
Geraldine Vaval, Esq., General Counsel, Department of Licensing & Consumer Affairs
Dr. Vincentia Paul-Constantin, Chairwoman, Board of Licensed Counselors and Examiners
Tamara Mohammed, Vice-Chairwoman, Board of Licensed Counselors and Examiners
Bill No. 34-0147Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â An Act amending the Virgin Islands Code title 10, chapter 1, sections 2 and 3 relating to discrimination on account of race to include discrimination on the basis of hair texture or protective hair style; and amending title 17, chapter 3 relating to education to enact Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair ActÃ¢â‚¬Â or Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Virgin Islands Crown ActÃ¢â‚¬Â.
Bill No. 34-0149Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â An Act amending the Virgin Islands Code title 18, chapter 3, section 53 updating the record keeping practices of the Board of Elections to ensure all official records relating to elections are accessible to the public through the use of technology and cloud-based services.