Jack Husbands has stated that the Insurance Tribunal has been very active and has settled 41 complaints. At a press conference held today, January 31, Mr. Of the other 14 complaints, one was referred to arbitration by the insured, six were dismissed or withdrawn, one was incomplete, and six were pending. We do not know whether this was the case because the word, by that point, was getting out that the Tribunal was active and available to assist aggrieved insured persons and a large number of claims were then outstanding. The report also revealed that the tribunal was able to achieve its work to date by holding bi-monthly meetings and where necessary, extraordinary meetings, since its first meeting on January 23, A total of 31 meetings were held by December 31, and two meetings have been held so far this year.
He was the longest ever serving elected representative in the British Virgin Islands, and served as Chief Minister when the office was so titled or Premier of the British Virgin Islands for three terms. Ralph O'Neal was first elected to represent the district for Virgin Gorda and Anegada  on 1 September , and he held that seat continuously until the general election. He then served as Chief Minister until the general election , which he won. His party would later lose the general election , but he would return to power as Premier as the office was renamed for the third and final time following a landslide victory in the general election. He remained in office until 7 November , after the Virgin Islands Party lost its majority following the general election. His combined 12 years as head of the elected Government is the second longest in the British Virgin Islands, behind only Lavity Stoutt. Ralph O'Neal also served as Leader of the Opposition in the British Virgin Islands on three occasions — more than any other politician.