Philipsburg, Sint Maarten – On Monday, October 17th, the Parliament of Sint Maarten handled to proposal of order to thank and relieve the Chairlady of Parliament, the Honorable Grisha Heyliger Marten of her duties.
The proposal, which was supported by MPs William Marlin and George Pantophlet and presented by leader of the United People’s Party, the Honorable Rolando Brison on Monday, September 19th was finally put to a vote on Monday.
This resulted in some nine (9) Members of Parliament voting against the proposal, while six ( 6) MPs voted for. Voting for the proposal of order were Members of Parliament Rolando Brison, Sidharth Bijlani (UP) George Pantophlet, William Marlin, Angelique Romou and Hyacinth Richardson (NA).
It now means that MP Grisha Heyliger Marten, who chaired the meeting will continue in her position of Chairlady of Parliament of Sint Maarten.