St. Maarten Government sending amended 2011 budget to parliamentPOSTED: 05/26/11 12:44 PM
St. Maarten – The Ministry of Finance is preparing to send the country’s budget to the Governor who will then forward it to Parliament. The documents relating to the budget were handled in Tuesday’s meeting of the Council of Ministers after it came back from the Council of Advice.
The 420,916,597 million guilder budget is 23,526,328 million guilders less than the one that was approved by parliament on December 23, 2010. The amount at that time was 444,442,925 million guilders.
Shigemoto will meet with the President of Parliament Gracita Arrindell on Friday to discuss the handling of the country’s budget in parliament.