This Week’s Senate Calendar for September 18 – 22

Frits Lawaetz legislature building on St. Croix (file photo)

35th Legislature of the Virgin Islands

Senate Calendar Sept. 18-22

Monday, September 18, 2023

Office of the Senate President

Reserved

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

9 a.m.

Committee on Budget, Appropriations and Finance

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall, St. Thomas

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

9:30 a.m.

Committee on Rules and Judiciary

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall

Thursday, September 21, 2023

10 a.m.

Committee on Education and Workforce Development

Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room, St. Croix

Agenda:

The committee will receive testimony from the Virgin Islands Department of Human Services, Virgin Islands Department of Health, University of the Virgin Islands and Lutheran Social Services regarding the following:

  • The agency, department or organization’s role in Early Childhood Care and Education in the Virgin Islands, specifically programs that address early childhood care, health, nutrition, play, early learning, social services and parental involvement, including promoting family literacy.
  • An overview of the state of childhood care and education programs under their jurisdiction, including the enrollment figures, program outcomes, the status and effectiveness of programs and any initiatives aimed at improving access and enhancing the quality of early childhood care and education.

Thursday, September 21, 2023

6 p.m.

Committee of the Whole

Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room, St. Croix

Friday, September 22, 2023

10 a.m.

Regular Session

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall, St. Thomas