Budget hearings to start next week

Legislature seal. (PNC file photo)

The office of Sen. Joe S. San Agustin, the chairman of the legislature’s appropriations committee, has sent out a notice announcing that public hearings relative to the fiscal year 2022 budget will be starting next week.

The committee will hear and accept testimonies on Bill No. 55-36 (COR) – Committee on Rules by request of I Maga’hågan Guåhan, the Governor of Guam, in accordance with the Organic Act of Guam.

The budget hearing for the following department or agency will take place on:

Monday, May 17, 2021:

9 am- Guam Community College
2 pm- University of Guam

Thursday, May 20, 2021:

9:30 am- Department of Public Health and Social Services
2 pm- Guam Memorial Hospital Authority

The Budget Hearings will broadcast on local television, GTA Channel 21, Docomo Channel 117/112.4 and streamed online via I Liheslaturan Guåhan’s live feed. A recording of the hearing will be available online via Guam Legislature Media on YouTube after the hearing.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals requiring special accommodations or services should contact the Office of Senator Joe S. San Agustin at senatorjoessanagustin@gmail.com.

(Senator Joe S. San Agustin Release)