|The National Assembly here in St. Kitts and Nevis will meet on Thursday 16th February 2017.
February 15, 2017
The Sitting comes as part of the week of activities to mark the second anniversary of the Government of National Unity and coincides with the secondary anniversary of the elections which swept Team Unity into office.
At that sitting, Attorney General and Minister responsible for Justice and Legal Affairs, the Hon. Vincent Byron Jr, will seek leave to introduce and have read a first time Land Registry Bill, 2017.
The Land Registry Bill, 2017, is a Bill to establish national land registry and to provide for electronic searches, the preservation of records and related matters.
The Land Register shall include all consolidated, current and subsequent volumes of registers, which are kept in both Saint Christopher and Nevis.
Some of the sections the Land Registry Bill, 2017, have to do with are the Appointment of a Registrar and Assistant Registrars, Duties and Powers of the Registrar, Seal of Registry, Officers and indemnity, Safe keeping and preservation of records and Converting the records to electronic format.
Also at that sitting the government will lay in Parliament the audited accounts for the Frigate Bay Development Corporation.