Several measures remain on the table as legislative sessions close

The country’s budget, two retirement projects, a measure that would increase the future pensions of police, fire and correctional officers, the Municipal Code and the new Condominium Law are on the list of measures to be discussed in conference committees ahead of the closing of the last regular session of the quadrennium on Tuesday. Conference […]

Apex Owner Collaborates With Federal Authorities In Coronavirus Evidence Sale Investigation

Owner of construction Apex General Contractors, Robert Rodríguez López, is cooperating with federal authorities investigating the controversial sale transaction of a million tests of coronavirus To the government of Puerto Rico, his lawyer told the cameral commission that investigates this scandal. In a letter he sent last Thursday to the president of the Health Commission […]

The Chamber agrees with the amendments introduced to the Civil Code

Over and above the warnings of certain interest groups that have questioned its content or flaws in the legislative evaluation process, the House of Representatives concurred today, Thursday, with the amendments introduced to the Civil Code, which means that at any time the project would be sent to Governor Wanda Vázquez for her signature. As […]

The Chamber will give way to the temporary elimination of the inventory tax

The president of the House of Representatives, Carlos “Johnny” Méndez, announced today, Monday, that in the legislative session this Thursday They will pass a bill that temporarily eliminates the inventory tax. The measure, however, does not contemplate any mechanism to substitute the $ 220 million annually that the municipalities would no longer receive by way […]