On every second Tuesday of September, the opening of the parliamentary year takes place in Aruba. As the head of the government of Aruba, the Governor Mr. A. Boekhoudt opened the session year with a speech in the Parliament room.
The Opening of Parliament marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and the Governor’s speech sets out the government’s agenda for the coming session, outlining proposed policies and legislation.
You may download the speech:
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