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May 15th, 2019
Petition seeks to remove Immigration & Passport Act amendment from Order Paper

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A petition calling for the removal of the Amendments to the Immigration and Passport Act on the Order Paper for the Friday May 17, 2019 House of Assembly (HoA) has been started.

May 8th, 2018
Gov Jaspert reiterates support for VI’s Financial Services

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “I recognise that this is disappointing. As I have made clear previously, I believe that the BVI is a well-regulated jurisdiction with an effective register of beneficial ownership (BOSSs) that is accessible by law enforcement. Since 2013, BVI has made it clear that the jurisdiction is committed to implementing public registers when they become the global standard.”

November 10th, 2014
Bermuda gov’t plans to legalise medical marijuana


HAMILTON, Bermuda, (CMC) — The Bermuda Government has unveiled plans to legalise marijuana for medical use, while also giving police more discretion to caution first-time offenders who might otherwise be charged with marijuana possession.

March 13th, 2014
‘Governor cannot stop legislation’ – Dr Kedrick D. Pickering

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Minister for Natural Resources and Labour Dr the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering is of the view that His Excellency Governor William Boyd McCleary cannot arbitrarily refuse to assent to legislation passed in the House of Assembly and noted it is standard procedure for the Governor to sign the bills into law.

May 17th, 2013
Informal Communication on FSC good enough for NDP govt.

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - One is left to wonder 'What next' is left for a government to do or say to show its high level of unprofessional ways of dealing with some of the most critical facets of the economy of the country.

September 11th, 2012
2004 Education Act to be amended: Governor McCleary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - While delivering the speech from the throne recently, Governor Boyd McCleary disclosed that "a number of pieces of legislation will be amended during the course of 2013" with the Education act of 2004 being on that list.


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