Monday’s Hearing on Human Remains Measure Canceled Because Bill # 1 Needs Revisions


Guam – The Committee on Municipal Affairs, Tourism, Housing and Recreation has canceled a public hearing that was scheduled for today [Monday], February 14. on Bill # 1.

Bill #1 was introduced by Speaker Judi Won Pat and it concerns the way in which human remains are handled when uncovered, especially in light of the coming Military buildup.

Read Bill 1 [unrevised]

Committee Chair Senator Tina Muna-Barnes explained that the hearing was canceled in order for the bill to be re-worked.