The Social & Community Development Committee will be conducting public meetings on the following legislation:

1. Marriage Bill:


2. Welfare of Children’s (Amendment) Ordinance:  

          a. Child Labour

3. New Domestic Abuse Bill

All meetings will start at 7.30pm. The public is encouraged to attend these meetings.



Blue Hill Community Centre Monday, 16 October
Jamestown Community Centre


Tuesday, 17 October
Kingshurst Community Centre Wednesday, 18 October
Harford Community Centre


Thursday, 19 October
Sandy Bay Community Centre Monday, 23 October
HTH Community Centre Tuesday, 24 October
Silver Hill Bar, Levelwood Wednesday, 25 October

Anyone wishing to make any comment on the proposed amendments to the draft legislation may do so in writing to the Chairperson, Hon Anthony Green, Social & Community Development Committee or via email: by no later than Friday, 27 October 2017.

The draft legislation will be made available in hard copy at the Customer Service Centre in Jamestown from Monday, 16 October 2017, and will also be uploaded to the SHG Website.

 Social & Community Development Committee

10 October 2017









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