UPDATED: Sanwo-Olu signs N873b 2019 budget into law, promises  speedy implementation

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Sanwo-Olu signs N873b 2019 budgetary into law, promises  speedy implementation
Sanwo-Olu also signed into law the Domestic Staff Service Provides bill.

The law , according to Hon.Moji Miranda, who presented it to the governor, would make it mandatory for providers of domestic staff to register with the state government.

The government would be able to collect data of domestic staff in Lagos State,  monitor and control activities of domestic staff service providers , give access to their premises, sanctions the providers and renewed their certificates.

” This law will help to protect lives of all Lagosians. The government would be able to do background check on domestic staff being employed  so people can have confidence on who they are employing,”  she said.

The bill establishing the Lagos Neighbourhood Watch Agency was also signed into law. The law enables the Lagos Neighbourhood Service Corps to assist security agencies in providing safety in the state. The agency would be headed by a board.

The Lagos State House of Assembly Service Commission bill was also signed into law by the governor.

According to the Chairman, House Committee on Finance, Hon. Yinka Ogundimu, the law would extend  the tenure of the chairman of the commission to five years as well as allowing staff of the House to enjoy welfare benefits enjoyed by other staff of the state government.

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