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This Week’s Senate Calendar — February 20-24, 2023

Frits E. Lawaetz Legislature Conference Building on St. Croix (Source file photo)

35th Legislature of the U.S. Virgin Islands

Senate Calendar

Monday, February 20, 2023

PRESIDENTS DAY — Holiday

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

10 a.m.

Committee on Budget, Appropriations, and Finance

Earle B. Ottley Legislative Hall

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

10 a.m.

Committee Culture, Youth, Aging, Sports, and Parks

Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room

The committee has scheduled a hearing to receive testimony and updates regarding the progress and challenges associated with the upcoming 175th Anniversary of the Emancipation Celebration. The committee will receive information from representatives of the 175th Emancipation Commemoration Committee, local government agencies, committees and commissions with jurisdiction and roles over the 175th Emancipation Celebration, and other organizations and stakeholders relevant to this historic event.

BLOCK I

10 a.m. – Noon

Updates and status of preparations for the 175th Emancipation Commemoration, including reporting from the sub-committees, timelines, tasks, roles and responsibilities as well as any challenges that the committee is facing.

LUNCH

Noon – 1 p.m.

BLOCK II

1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Updates from Virgin Islands Government agencies with jurisdiction, roles and responsibilities over the 175th Emancipation Celebration and how they plan to assist the 175th Emancipation Commemoration Committee.

BLOCK III

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Updates from stakeholders and organizations associated with the 175th Emancipation Celebration and how they plan to assist the 175th Emancipation Commemoration Committee.

Thursday, February 23, 2023

10 a.m.

Committee on Rules and Judiciary

Frits E. Lawaetz Legislative Conference Room

Friday, February 24, 2023

11:15 a.m.

Committee on Health, Hospitals and Human Services

A tour of the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center – North

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