03 May 2018
- By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa – [email protected] – Variety News Staff
SENATE President Arnold Palacios has appointed Senate Fiscal Affairs Committee Chairman Jude Hofschneider, Sen. Justo Quitugua and Senate Vice President Steve Mesngon as the Senate conferees for the bicameral committee that will draft a version of House Bill 20-164 acceptable to both chambers.
The House earlier rejected the Senate amendments to the bill which will appropriate $15 million in Saipan casino tax payments for various purposes, including $7 million for mold remediation and a new air-conditioning system for the judicial building.
The House conferees are Reps. John Paul Sablan, Joseph Deleon Guerrero and Blas Jonathan Attao.
House Bill 20-164 was introduced by Rep. Angel Demapan.
Source: Marianas Variety : http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/104150-senate-appoints-conferees