House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Cyber Crime Act: Protection of our Radiant Daughters

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 3:34pm

Mister Speaker, I rise on this occasion out of a deep concern for the welfare of our youth, especially our women and young girls, whom we refer to as the Radiant Daughters of our Virgin Islands.

Statement by Governor Jaspert on the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Amendment Act, 2019

Wednesday, 12 February 2020 - 5:20pm

This morning I assented to the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime (Amendment) Act, 2019, bringing the amendments into effect. Before giving assent, I considered the provisions in the amended Act very carefully. Many of these amendments are positive steps and are needed to deter nefarious online behaviour such as cyberbullying, to prevent and identity theft and fraud, and to protect children and vulnerable people.

House Of Assembly Members Discuss e-Government Bills With Regional Body

Friday, 10 January 2020 - 5:27pm

Members of the House of Assembly are featured as they met with officials of the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) to discuss the e-Government suite of legislation.

Special Sitting For Opening Of Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court’s New Law Year

Wednesday, 8 January 2020 - 4:57pm

The 2020 Law Year of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) will commence for the first time at the start of a calendar year, on Monday, January 13.

Public Invited To Review e-Government Suite Of Legislation

Tuesday, 7 January 2020 - 5:20pm

The public is invited to review the e-Government suite of legislation before the final readings in the House of Assembly.

Plans To Implement e-Government Legislation On The Horizon

Tuesday, 7 January 2020 - 12:24pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands in collaboration with the Caribbean Telecommunications Union is conducting a series of stakeholders meetings to review the e-Government suite of legislation.

Message By Deputy Governor David D. Archer, Jr On The Director Of Public Prosecutions’ Resignation

Wednesday, 9 October 2019 - 2:17pm

Good day to all in the Virgin Islands.  I am sad to share that Kim Hollis, a Queen’s Counsel who has served the Territory as the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) since 2016, has decided to leave the public service in December as a result of the need for her to take care of an ailing family member.

Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court Set To Launch Sentencing Guidelines

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - 9:54am

The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) will launch its sentencing guidelines on September 17 in Antigua and Barbuda.

Public Urged To Review Proposed Consumer Protection Act, 2018

Thursday, 10 January 2019 - 3:19pm

The public is reminded to review the proposed draft of the Consumer Protection Act, 2018.

Statement by Police Commissioner On Investigation Into The Death Of Dr. Joseph Horgan

Wednesday, 26 December 2018 - 4:13pm

On 20th December, 2018 The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force began an investigation into the sudden death of Dr. Joseph Horgan, who was retrieved by Police from the waters of the British Virgin Islands.

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