12th FSM Congress Bills

 

 
 
 
 
Bill No. Title Committee Action Floor Action
CB 12-179 To further amend title 51 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 152 to add the regulation of recruitment of FSM citizens to the functions and duties of the Employment Service, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-178 To further amend Public Law No. 9-100, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate funds appropriated for certain grants in the Southern Namoneas in the State of Chuuk, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-177 To further amend Public Law No. 9-095, as amended, by amending section 3 thereof to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for school needs in Yap State, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-176 To further amend Public Law No. 10-11, as amended, by further amending sections 1, 2, and 4 thereof to clarify the make-up and expand the negotiating authority of the Joint Committee on Compact Economic Negotiations, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-175 To further amend title 51 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 142 to correct engrossing errors, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-174 To further amend title 34 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112 and 113 to conform the language to modern Code usage, to clarify the duties and responsibilities of the Secretary of the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-173 To amend title 51 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by repealing sections 138 and 307, by amending sections 113 to 115, 121 and 122, 131, 133 to 134, 136, 137 and 139, 141, 151, 153 to 155, 161 to 163, 165, 166 and 169, 201 to 205 and 207, 302 to 306 to delete all references to the Trust Territory, instrumentalities and officials, and inserting the Federated States of Micronesia in lieu thereof; by amending sections 112 to redefine some of the terms therein; by amending section 135 to create a requirement that employers pay in advance the return airfares of non-citizen employees; by amending section 142 to eliminate the requirement that non-citizen employees leave the FSM before they are employed by new employers; by adding a new section 143 to establish a time period for requesting extension of work permits; by amending section 152 to include regulation of recruitment of FSM citizens to the duties of the employment services; by adding a new section 170 to authorize the chief to issue citations and impose fines; and for other purposes.      
CB 12-172 To appropriate the sum of $9,420 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, to compensate certain employees in the Division of National Police for work done over and beyond their regular working hours during the period of September to November, 2002, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-171 To amend Public Law No. 12-36 by amending section 1 thereof to change the use of certain funds appropriated to Chuuk State, by amending section 6 thereof to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for the construction and repair of damages to the outer island airstrips in the Nation, by amending section 7 thereof to change the allottee for certain funds, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-170 To further amend Public Law No. 12-50, as amended and restated, by amending section 3 thereof to appropriate an additional $192,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003 to provide supplemental funding for the operations of the Legislative Branch, by amending section 13 thereof to correct engrossing errors, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-169 To further amend Public Law No. 7-39, as amended, by amending section 2 thereof to reallocate certain funds previously appropriated for Yap State public projects, by amending section 4 thereof to change the allottee for such funds, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-168 To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, all sums directly or indirectly received as the proceeds of the first tranche of the FSM National Government's portion of the Private Sector Development Program Loan from the Asian Development Bank, in an amount not to exceed $300,000, for the purpose of funding a steering committee on tax reform, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-167 To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by repealing section 205 in its entirety and adding a new section 205 in lieu thereof and by amending section 509, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-166 To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 601 to create a national holiday designated as Citizenship Day, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-165 To further amend title 50 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 103, 104, 112 and 113 of chapter 1, by enacting a new section 116 of chapter 1, and to amend title 51 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by amending sections 141 and 142 of chapter 1, to modify the entry and/or work permit process for foreign workers, long term residents and spouses of citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-164 To further amend Public Law No. 10-126, as amended, by amending section 4 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated for the State of Yap, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-163 To further amend Public Law No. 9-052, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to the Northwest Islands in the State of Chuuk, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-162 To further amend Public Law No. 9-095, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated for primary and secondary schools in the Northwest Islands in the State of Chuuk, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-161 To amend Public Law No. 6-113 by amending sections 2 and 3 thereof for the purpose of reallocating certain funds, for changing the allottee of certain funds, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-160 To appropriate the sum of $1,953,998 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003 for post-secondary scholarships, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-159 To further amend title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 102 of chapter 1, by amending section 801 of chapter 8, by amending sections 901 and 902 of chapter 9, to make a technical correction and to specify the disposition of revenues from fines, penalties, and forfeitures, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-158 To further amend title 9 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 105, 108, 301, 303, 304, 305, 306, 402, 503, 504, 505, 506, 507, 509, 604, 707, 803, 805 and 809, and by enacting new section 819,to make changes to the National Election Code, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-157 To appropriate the sum of $30,695 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, as a reappropriation of lapsed funds, for the acquisition of medical supplies and equipment in Chuuk State, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-156 To amend and restate Public Law No. 12-50 to appropriate an additional sum of $9,844,601, for a total of $36,045,435, from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, for the purpose of funding the operations of all branches of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, its agencies, various programs, grants, subsidies and contributions; to establish a budget for compact sections 211, 214(b), 215(a)(2), 215(b)(2), 216(a)(1), 216(a)(2), 216(a)(3), 216(b), and 221(b); to establish a capital and human resource development budget and appropriate funds available therefor; and for other purposes.      
CB 12-155 To further amend Public Law No. 11-27, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated for Election District No. 5 in the State of Chuuk and by amending section 3 to reallocate certain funds appropriated for the State of Yap, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-154 To further amend Public Law No. 10-120, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to Election District No. 5 in the State of Chuuk and by amending section 6 thereof to change the allottee for certain funds, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-153 To further amend Public Law No. 9-100, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to the Northwest Islands in the State of Chuuk and by amending section 5 to change the allottee for such funds, and for other purposes.      
CB 12-152 To further amend Public Law No. 8-115, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to the Northwest Islands in the State of Chuuk, by amending section 5 thereof to change the allottee for such funds, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-151 To appropriate the sum of $40,188 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003 to fund the Faichuuk Pharmaceutical and Health Center, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-150 To appropriate the sum of $493,739 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003 to fund construction of College of Micronesia-FSM, Chuuk State Campus facilities, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-149 To amend Public Law No. 12-13, as enacted, to extend the moratorium on the immigration of certain alien workers, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-148 To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 117 to exempt Weather Service employees from the National Public Service System, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-147 To further amend Public Law No. 11-59 by amending section 2 to re-allocate certain funds appropriated for infrastructure and other projects and programs in the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-146 To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 601 to make each State's Constitution Day a national holiday, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-145 To propose an amendment to Section 2 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia to provide for putting the question of a constitutional convention to the voters every 20 years, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-144 To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 805 to provide for the distribution of 100% of certain taxes to the States, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-143 To further amend title 9 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 707 to cerrect engrossing errors, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-142 To propose an amendment to Article XI, Section 6 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia to remove the jurisdiction of the National Courts where an interest in land or waters is at issue, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-141 To amend Article III, Section 3, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to authorize dual citizenship for citizens of certain countries, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-140 To amend Public Law 12-19 by amending section 6 to require the Program and Project Relending Agreements between the National Government and the State executed in connection with the Public Sector Reform Program loan from the Asian Development Bank to provide that the interest income earned on the corpus of the trust account be available for disbursement to the states, at each state's option, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-139 To further amend title 6 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by enacting a new section 1304 of chapter 13 to prohibit the use of telephonic testimony at all stages of a criminal proceeding, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-138 To appropriate the sum of $100,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003 to fund environmental and conservation programs, projects and operations of the Micronesia Conservation Trust, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-137 To further amend Public Law 8-100, as amended, by amending section 6 to change the allottee of funds appropriated under subsections (6), (7), (8) and (9) of section 1, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-136 To further amend title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 801, 901, and 902 to specify the disposition of revenues from fines, penalties, and forfeitures, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-135 To propose an amendment to Section 2 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia to provide for putting the question of a constitutional convention to the voters at least every 25 years, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-134 To propose an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, by adding a new Section 4 to provide for appointment of an Independent Prosecutor, when needed, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-133 To propose an amendment to Section 1 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia to provide for approval of Constitutional amendments by a majority of registered voters, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-132 To appropriate the sum of $4,000,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, to provide funds for infrastructure, roads, and other economic and social projects and programs in the states of Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Yap, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-131 To further amend title 54 of the Code of Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 153 to provide that the statutory lien for taxes under the chapter shall include penalties and interest accrued thereon, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-130 To amend Public Law No. 12-36 by amending section 6 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated for the construction and repair of damages to the outer island airstrips in the Nation, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-129 To further amend Public Law No. 11-59, as amended, by amending section 2 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to Election District No. 1 in the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-128 To further amend Public Law No. 11-36, as amended, by amending section 2 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to Election District No. 1 in the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-127 To further amend Public Law No. 10-143, as amended, by amending section 2 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to Election District No. 1 in the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-126 To appropriate the sum of $10,000,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, to provide funds for infrastructure, roads, and other economic and social projects and programs and for textbooks in the states of Kosrae, Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Yap, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-125 To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new chapter 9 concerning the procedure for the admission of a new state into the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-124 To further amend Public Law No. 8-115, as amended, by amending section 5 to change the allottee of certain funds previously appropriated for Chuuk State Election District No. 1, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-123 To further amend Public Law No. 10-143, as amended, by amending section 5 to change the allottee of certain funds appropriated for Chuuk State Election District No. 1, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-122 To further amend Public Law No. 9-052, as amended, by amending section 6 to change the allottee of certain funds appropriated for Chuuk State Election District No. 1, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-121 To further amend Public Law No.9-027, as amended, by amending section 5 to change the allottee for certain funds appropriated for Chuuk State Election District No. 1, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-120

To further amend Public Law No. 8-100, as amended, by amending section 1 to change the use of Chuuk Election District No. 1 funds, by amending section 6 to change the allottee of these funds, and for other purposes.

   
CB 12-119 To further amend Public Law No. 12-12, as amended, by further amending sections 2 and 16, as amended, to reallocate funds appropriated to the Office of the Public Defender for renovation of the Pohnpei Public Defender Office, to provide that such funds appropriated shall not lapse    
CB 12-118 To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 805 to provide that the States shall receive fifty percent of certain taxes collected    
CB 12-117 To further amend Public Law No. 11-36, as amended, by amending section 2 to change the designated uses for certain funds    
CB 12-116 To further amend Public Law No.12-12, as amended, by amending section 13 to reallocate unused funds previously appropriated for MS Caroline Islands drydocking for use in airport projects in Chuuk State Election Districts Nos. 1 and 3 and by amending section 16 to change, the allottee and lapse date, and for other purposes    
CB 12-115 To further amend Public Law No. 12-12, as amended, by amending section 7 to provide $31,508 as supplemental funding for the Office of the National Election Director's Re-registration Drive    
CB 12-114 To further amend Public Law No. 11-59, as amended, by amending section 7 to extend the lapse date of funds appropriated under section 4 for infrastructure and other projects and programs in the State of Yap    
CB 12-113 To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002, all sums directly or indirectly received as the FSM's portion of revenue sharing on the penalties and interest component of delinquent tax proceeds, in an amount not to exceed $941,164, for the purpose of repaying money owed by Chuuk State in accordance with the Financial Stabilization Program    
CB 12-112 To appropriate the sum of $45,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002, to provide food for the 2002 Micronesian Games    
CB 12-111 To appropriate the sum of $59,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002, to help pay the medical expenses of certain officials of the national government of the Federated States of Micronesia    
CB 12-110 To further amend Public Law No. 10-120, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to reallocate certain funds appropriated to Election District No. 1 in the State of Chuuk    
CB 12-109 To further amend title 12 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 1201 to remove references to "major" crimes, and by adding a new section 1204 to require regulations implementing joint law enforcement agreements    
CB 12-108 To enact a new title 37 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to establish an Insurance Law for the Federated States of Micronesia,    
CB 12-107 To propose an amendment to art. X, sec. 4 of the FSM Constitution, to provide that the President and Vice-President shall be elected from among the at-large 4-year members of Congress    
CB 12-106 To appropriate the sum of $37,503,545 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2003, for the purpose of funding the operations of all branches of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, its agencies, various programs, grants, subsidies and contributions; to establish a budget for compact sections 211, 214(b), 215(a) (2), 215(b) (2), 216(a)(1), 216(a)(2), 216(a)(3), 216(b), and 221(b); to establish a capital and human resource development budget and appropriate funds available    
CB 12-105 To propose an amendment to art. IX, sec. 8 of the FSM  Constitution to provide that all members of Congress shall serve four-year terms    
CB 12-104 To further amend title 53 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending sections 603, 801, 802 and 803 and by adding a new section 803A and 811 to make changes in the Social Security Act    
CB 12-103 To enact a new title 44 of the FSM Code entitled The Controlled Substances Act of 2002, to control the availability, abuse and trade of certain drugs; to supersede chap. 11 of title 11 of the FSM Code and provide transitional provisions    
CB 12-102 To propose an amendment to art. XII of the FSM Constitution that would enact a new sec. 4 to provide for appointment of an Independent Prosecutor, when needed    
CB 12-101 To further amend title 50 of the FSM Code, as amended, by further amending sec. 103 concerning entry permits for lawful spouses of FSM citizens    
CB 12-100 To further amend PL 12-12, as amended, by amending sec. 15 to remove the President's authority to reprogram funds appropriated to depts and agencies within the Executive Branch of the Nat'l Gov't    
CB 12-99 To further amend P.L. 6-28, as amended, by amending sec. 4 for the purpose of changing allottee of certain funds previously appropriated therein . . .    
CB 12-98 To further amend P.L. 12-12, as amended, by amending sec. 13 to change use of certain funds appropriated for Chuuk State Elect. Dist. No. 3, . . .    
CB 12-97 To recommend Mrs. Takea K. Jacob, a resident of Pohnpei, for naturalization as a citizen of the FSM, . . .    
CB 12-96 To appropriate $79,822 from the General Fund of the FSM for the FY ending Sept. 30, 2002, as a reappropriation of lapsed funds, for public projects and programs in Election Dist. No. 1 in Chuuk, . . .    
CB 12-95 To further amend title 12 of the FSM Code, as amended, by repealing chap. 16 and enacting new chap. 16, entitled the Interstate Criminal Extradition Act, . . .    
CB 12-94 To further amend P.L. 11-53, as amended, by amending sec. 8 to clarify President's authority to set date of referendum on proposed constitutional amendments, . . .    
CB 12-93 To further amend P.L. 8-115, as amended, by further amending secs. 1 and 5 to allow funds appropriated therein to be used for other needs in Chuuk, to change the allottee of certain funds, . . .    
CB 12-92 To further amend P.L. 12-12, as amended, by amending secs. 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13 and 16 to appropriate $1,924,831 from the General Fund of the FSM for FY ending Sept. 30, 2002 to provide $1,300,000 for scholarships from funds available under sec. 216(a)(3) of the Compact and $624,831 from local revenues as supplemental funding for the professional premium for the Judicial Branch, public education and referendum on the proposed constitutional amendments, and for the Maritime Fisheries Institute; to re-designate the funding source for communications expenses; to change certain allottees and lapse dates; . . .    
CB 12-91 To further amend P.L. 10-143, as amended, by amending sec. 5 to change the allottee of funds for E.D. No. 1 in Chuuk State, . . .    
CB 12-90 To further amend P.L. 9-27, as amended, by amending sec. 5 to change the allottee for funds appropriated for medical needs in E.D. No. 1 of Chuuk State, . . .    
CB 12-89 To further amend title 54 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending sec. 805 to eliminate the additional 20% distribution of certain taxes to the States, . . .    
CB 12-88 To further amend P.L. 11-59, as amended, by amending sec. 1 to change use of certain funds for Kosrae State, by amending sec. 3 to change use of certain funds for Chuuk, by amending sec. 7 to change allottees for certain funds appropriated for Chuuk and Kosrae.    
CB 12-87 To further amend P.L. 11-27, as amended, by amending sec. 5 to change the allottee of funds appropriated for Kosrae State Youth Conference, to change the allottee of funds appropriated for certain Chuuk State uses, . . .    
CB 12-86 To further amend P.L. 8-100, as amended, by amending sec. 1 to change the use of Chuuk Election Dist. No. 1 funds, by amending sec. 6 to change the allottee of these funds, . . .    
CB 12-85 To further amend Public Law No. 9-052, as amended, by amending section 1 to change the use of Chuuk Election District No. 1 funds, by amending section 6 to change the allottee of these funds and to remove a consultation requirement, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-84 To further amend P.L. 11-54, as amended, by amending sec. 19, as amended, to change the allottee for the Faichuk Pharmaceutical and Health Center, . . .    
CB 12-83 To propose an amendment to sec. 2 of article IV of the FSM Constitution to provide for public assistance for the construction and maintenance of church facilities, . . .    
CB 12-82 To further amend title 7 of the FSM Code, as amended, by repealing existing sec. 207 thereof and enacting a new sec. 207 to require issuance of regulations concerning naturalization process, . . .    
CB 12-81 To further amend P.L. 10-120, as amended, by amending sec. 1 to change the use of funds appropriated for Chuuk State, . . .    
CB 12-80 To recommend certain individuals for naturalization as citizens of the FSM, . . .    
CB 12-79 To further amend title 52 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending secs. 402, 404, 405, 407, 408, 409 and 410 to provide for a Board of Directors to oversee the Nat'l Gov't Employees' Health Insurance Plan and Nat'l Gov't Employees' Health Insurance Fund, . . .    
CB 12-78 To further amend P.L. 11-27 by amending sec. 3 to change the use of certain funds appropriated for use within Yap State, . . .    
CB 12-77 To further amend P.L. 7-117 by amending sec. 4 to change the use of certain funds within Yap State, . . .    
CB 12-76 To amend title 54 of the FSM Code, by further amending sec. 805 to clarify tax revenue distribution, . . .    
CB 12-75 To further amend P.L. 8-115, as amended, by further amending secs. 1 and 5, to allow funds appropriated therein to be used for other needs in the State of Chuuk, to change allottee of certain funds, . . .    
CB 12-74      
CB 12-73 To further amend P.L. 11-27, as amended, by amending sec. 1 for creating an Infrastructure Projects, Roads, and Other Economic and Social Projects and Programs Trust Fund for Chuuk State Election Dist. No. 4, . . .    
CB 12-72 To further amend P.L. 10-143, as amended, by further amending sec. 2 to change the use of Pohnpei Election Dist. No. 1 funds, . . .    
CB 12-71 To further amend P.L. 9-52, as amended, by amending sec. 1 to change use of Chuuk Election Dist. No. 1 funds, . . .    
CB 12-70 To further amend P.L. 8-100, as amended, by amending sec. 1 to change use of Chuuk Election Dist. No. 1 funds, . . .    
CB 12-69 To appropriate $669,036 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fisical Year ending September 30, 2002, to reappropriated the funds which lapsed on september 30, 2001, under Public Law Nos. 10-120, 11-36 and 11-54 and for other purposes.    
CB 12-68 To further amend title 55 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending secs. 1202, 1204, 1211, 1213, 1215, 1216 and 1217, for establishing an S Account within the FSM Trust Fund to stabilize the transition to the renegotiated terms of the Compact . . .    
CB 12-67 To further amend title 50 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending sec. 104 of chap. 1, and to amend title 51 of the FSM Code by amending sec. 142 of chap. 1, to provide that alien workers may change employers and immigration status without leaving the jurisdiction of the FSM, . . .    
CB 12-66 To further amend title 29 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending secs. 102, 104, 205, 301, 309, 402, 601, 604, 605, 606, 612, 613, 622 and 627, and by enacting a new sec. 209 and a new chap. 7, to incorporate the Basle Principles and other internat'l standards of banking supervision into FSM banking laws, . . .    
CB 12-65 To enact title 31 of the FSM Code, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, to establish a Nat'l bankruptcy receivership law, . . .    
CB 12-64 To further amend title 6 of the FSM Code, as amended, by enacting a new sec. 1416 of chap. 14 to clarify the authority of the Nat'l Police, . . .    
CB 12-63 To further amend title 50 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending sec. 103 and 104 to clarify the entry permit exception for citizens and nationals of the United States of America, the Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Republic of Palau, . . .    
CB 12-62 To amend P.L. 12-12 by amending secs. 10 and 13 to re-appropriate and modify certain items previously vetoed, to change the designated funding source for certain items, and to adjust the amount appropriated to the trust fund "S" account to reflect the actual increase in Compact funding, . . .    
CB 12-61 To appropriate $80,672 from the General Fund of the FSM for FY ending Sept. 30, 2002, to re-appropriate funds which lapsed on Sept. 30, 2001, under P.L. 11-36, . . .    
CB 12-60 To amend title 43 of FSM Code by amending secs. 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113 and 114 in order to transfer the functions and responsibilities of the Division of Statistics to a Nat'l Statistics Office within the Dept. of Economic Affairs, . . .    
CB 12-59 To appropriate $28,024 from the General Fund of the FSM for FY ending Sept. 30, 2002, for Kosrae State Sports Council sports programs, . . .    
CB 12-58 To amend title 51 of the FSM Code by enacting a new chap. 4 entitled "Employment of Children", . . .    
CB 12-57 To further amend title 24 of the FSM Code, as amended, by repealing chap. 1 through 5 in their entirety; by renumbering chap. 6 and 7 as chap. 10 and 11 respectively; and by enacting new chap. 1 through 9; to establish the Marine Resources Act of 2001; . . .    
CB 12-56 To further amend title 9 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending secs. 202, 302, 402, 603, 604, 605, 703 and 704, and by enacting new secs. 202A and 707, for changing certain election procedure deadlines, restricting campaigning for write-in candidates, providing for special polling places, . . .    
CB 12-55 To Further amend Public Law No. 8-75, as amended, by further amending section 2 to change the use of certain Yap State Funds, and for other purposes.    
CB 12-54      
CB 12-53 TO further amend title 53 of the FSM Code, as amended, by amending secs. 606, 703, 801, 802, 803 and 806, and by enacting new secs. 801A and 801B, to reduce administrative costs, simplify the calculation of benefits, and make technical corrections to the FSM Social Security Act, . . .    
CB 12-52 TO ENACT A RETIREMENT PROGRAM FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE FSM GOV'T AND TO APPROPRIATE $1,000,000 FOR PROVIDING INITIAL FUNDING FOR THE PROGRAM, . . .    
CB 12-51 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 55 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY REPEALING SECS. 102, 103, 106, 204, 215, 225 AND 226 IN THEIR ENTIRETY; BY ENACTING NEW SECS. 102, 103, 103A TO 103G, 106, 106A TO 106D, 201A, 204, 205A TO 205G, 223, 223A TO 223D . . .                          
CB 12-50 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY ENACTING A NEW SEC. 707 TO PROVIDE FOR SPECIAL POLLING PLACES, . . .                     
CB 12-49 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 55 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 503, TO INCREASE SALARY OF PUBLIC AUDITOR, . . .      SCR NO. 12-60(DATED 1/29/02) RECOMMITTED BACK TO COMMITTEE ON1/29/02.
CB 12-48 TO APPROPRIATE $320,000 FROM THE GFFSM FOR THE FY  ENDING SEPT. 30, 2002, FOR PAYING EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH IMPLEMENTATION OF A REVISED BIWEEKLY SALARY SCHEDULE FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE FSM NAT'L GOV'T, . . .    
CB 12-47 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 52 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY REPEALING SEC. 205 IN ITS ENTIRETY, AND BY ENACTING A NEW SEC. 205 IN LIEU THEREOF, . . .                        
CB 12-46 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-59, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 1 TO CHANGE THE USE OF CERTAIN FUNDS FOR KOSRAE STATE; BY AMENDING SEC. 3 TO CHANGE THE USE OF CERTAIN FUNDS FOR CHUUK STATE; BY AMENDING SEC. 7 TO CHANGE THE ALLOTTEES FOR CERTAIN FUND . . . SCR NO. 12-36ADOPTED10/26/01.   PASSED CD210/28/01.
CB 12-45 TO FURTHER AMEND PL.  11-27, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 5 TO CHANGE ALLOTTEE OF FUNDS APPROPRIATED FOR KOSRAE STATE YOUTH CONFERENCE AND TO CHANGE ALLOTTEE OF FUNDS APPROPRIATED FOR CERTAIN CHUUK STATE USES, . . . SCR NO. 12-35ADOPTED10/26/01. PASSED CD110/28/01.
CB 12-44 TO APPROPRIATE $2,000,000 FROM THE GFFSM FOR THE FY ENDING SEPT. 30, 2002, TO FUND ROAD CONSTRUCTION PAVING AND REPAIR IN THE STATES OF CHUUK, KOSRAE, POHNPEI AND YAP , . . .    
CB 12-43 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 222, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 10-10, 10-136, 10-149, 11-43, 11-70 AND 11-82, TO EXEMPT FROM IMPORT DUTIES GOODS IMPORTED FOR USE BY GOV'T AGENCIES, . . .    
CB 12-42 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 53 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY ENACTING A NEW SEC. 708 AND BY RENUMBERING EXISTING SEC. 708 AS SEC. 709, FOR SETTING A TIME LIMIT FOR DECISIONS ON BENEFIT APPLICATIONS, . . .    
CB 12-41 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 52 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY ADDING A NEW SEC. 167 TO SUBCHAPTER VI, AND BY RENUMBERING SUBSEQUENT SECTIONS IN ORDER TO AUTHORIZE MERIT INCREASES FOR SUSTAINED SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE OVER A PERIOD OF ONE YEAR . . .    
CB 12-40 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 112, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 7-41, 10-93 AND 10-149, TO ALLOW DEDUCTION OF CERTAIN EXPENSES FROM GROSS REVENUE BEFORE COMPUTATION OF GROSS REVENUE TAX, . . .    
CB 12-39 TO AUTHORIZE THE FSM TO BORROW APPROX. $8,019,000 FROM THE ADB AND RE-LEND APPROX. $6,504,169 TO THE STATES FOR FUNDING BASIC SOCIAL SERVICES PROJECTS, TO AUTHORIZE FUTURE APPROPRIATION OF UP TO $8,019,000 FOR REPAYING THE AMOUNTS BORROWED; . . . SCR NO. 12-41ADOPTED10/27/01; SCR NO. 12-43ADOPTED10/27/01. PASSED CD110/30/01.
CB 12-38 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 124, AS AMENDED BY PL 7-41, TO MORE CLEARLY SPECIFY WHICH WAGES AND SALARIES ARE TAXABLE.    
CB 12-37 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 24 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 405, AS AMENDED BY PLS.  6-11 AND 10-75, TO REMOVE THE REQUIREMENT FOR JOINT APPROVAL OF FISHING AGREEMENTS BY THE COMMITTEE ON WAYS & MEANS                        SCR NO. 12-47ADOPTED10/29/01. PASSED 10/30/01.
CB 12-36 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 30 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY ENACTING A NEW SEC. 202 IN ORDER TO ALLOW THE FEDERATED DEV. AUTHORITY TO AUTHORIZE THE FSM DEVELOPMENT BANK TO TURN OVER TO THE STATES UNEXPENDED MONEY IN THE STATE SUBACCOUNTS . . .    
CB 12-35   TO AUTHORIZE THE FSM TO BORROW APPROXIMATELY $12,000,000 FROM THE ASIAN DEV. BANK AND RELEND APPROXIMATELY $8,250,000 TO THE STATES FOR FUNDING PRIVATE SECTOR DEV.  PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS; TO AUTHORIZE A FUTURE PRIVATE SECTOR . . . SCR NO. 12-44ADOPTED10/29/01; SCR NO. 12-46ADOPTED10/29/01                   PASSED CD110/30/01.
CB 12-34 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 55 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SECS. 1202, 1213 AND 1216, AS ENACTED BY PL. 10-150, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTAB. AN S ACCOUNT WITHIN THE FSM TRUST FUND . . .   (REPLACED BY C.B. NO. 12-68.)    
CB 12-33 TO DECLARE A MORATORIUM ON IMMIGRATION OF CERTAIN ALIEN WORKERS . . .         SCR NO. 12-28ADOPTED10/26/01; SCR NO. 12-31ADOPTED10/26/01.  PASSED CD210/30/01.
CB 12-32 TO AMEND TITLE 55 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 217, AS RENUMBERED BY PL. 9-74, TO CLARIFY WHEN CERTAIN OFFICIALS MAY DESIGNATE SUB-ALLOTTEES . . . SCR (12-17)ADOPTED 7/15/01. DEFERRED CD17/16/01.
CB 12-31 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 9-100, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 5, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 9-104, 9-137, 9-151, 10-20, 10-44, 10-73, 10-116 AND 10-117, TO CHANGE ALLOTTEE FOR CHUUK ELECTION DIST. NO. 3 PROJECTS. . . SCR (12-12) ADOPTED 7/15/01. PASSED 7/16/01
CB 12-30 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-53, AS AMENDED BY PL. 11-66, BY AMENDING SEC. 5 TO CLARIFY THE DUTIES AND ACTIVITIES OF THE PRE-CONVENTION COMMITTEE; BY AMENDING SEC. 6 TO CHANGE THE DEFINITION OF QUORUM; BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 8, AS AMENDED BY . . . SCR (12-15) ADOPTED7/15/01. PASSED CD17/16/01
CB 12-29 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-54, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-56, 11-63, 11-67, 11-73 AND 12-1, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 19, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-56, 11-67, 11-73 AND 12-1, TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO ELIMINATE ALLOTTEES FOR PROJECTS PREVIOUSLY SCR (12-18)  ADOPTED7/15/01. PASSED CD27/16/01
CB 12-28 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 105, AS AMENDED BY PL. 8-97, TO CLARIFY AND MODIFY PROCEDURES FOR FILLING VACANCIES IN CONGRESS.    
CB 12-27 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 10-120, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 1, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 10-122, 10-144, 11-8, 11-20 AND 11-32, TO MODIFY TERMS OF THE EDUCATION AND HEALTH TRUST FUND ESTAB. FOR CHUUK ELECTION DIST. 3, AND FOR OT SCR (12-13) ADOPTED7/15/01. PASSED 7/16/01
CB 12-26 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 53 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 704 TO PERMIT TAX INFORMATION SHARING BETWEEN THE DEPT. OF FINANCE & ADMIN. AND SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION . . .    
CB 12-25 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 1 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 603 TO ALLOW LEAVE WITH PAY TO OBSERVE UP TO FIVE NON-NATIONAL HOLIDAYS ANNUALLY . . .    
CB 12-24 TO APPROP. $40,945,190 FROM THE GFFSM FOR THE FY ENDING SEPT. 30, 2002, FOR FUNDING OPERATIONS OF ALL BRANCHES OF THE FSM NAT'L GOV'T, ITS AGENCIES, VARIOUS PROGRAMS, SUBSIDIES, GRANTS AND CONTRIBUTIONS . . . (ON P.C. NO. 12-8: EXAFF SCR NO. 12-5 A 7/12/01;JGO SCR NO. 12-6 CD1, A 7/13/01; HESA SCR NO. 12-7 A 7/13/01; RD SCR NO. 12-8 A 7/14/01;TC SCR 12-9 A 7/14/01;WM SCR 12-10 A7/14/01.) WM SCR 12-19 A 7/15/01. SCR NO. 12-26 ADOPTED10/26/01. PASSED CD27/16/01.                OVERRIDE ACT NO. 12-11, CD1, AS MODIFIED:  OVERRIDING SEC. 6, SUB-SEC. 7: $45,000 FOR OPERATIONS OF CHUUK STATE COMMISSION ON IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS.
CB 12-23 TO PROPOSE AN AMENDMENT TO SEC. 2 (d) OF ART. X OF THE FSM CONSTITUTION TO ALLOW CONGRESS TO LIMIT BY STATUTE THE AUTHORITY OF THE PRESIDENT TO REMOVE THE PRINCIPAL LEGAL OFFICER.    
CB 12-22 TO FURTHER AMEND PL 10-11, AS AMENDED BY PL 10-125, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 2, AS AMENDED BY PL 10-125, TO ALTER THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON COMPACT ECONOMIC NEGOTIATIONS, TO DELETE CERTAIN OBSOLETE PROVISIONS.    
CB 12-21 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 55 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 103, TO CHANGE THE DEADLINE FOR THE BUDGET SUBMISSION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. SCR NO. 12-59 (DATED01/29/02) ADOPTED01/29/02.            DEFEATED CD101/30/02.
CB 12-20 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-59, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-69 AND 12-4, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 3, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-69, 11-79 & 12-4, TO CHANGE THE USE OF CERTAIN CHUUK STATE FUNDS; BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 4, AS AMENDED BY PL.  11-69, SCR (12-16) ADOPTED7/15/01. PASSED CD27/16/01
CB 12-19 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 41 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 5-21, 6-9, 6-38, 8-45 AND 8-128, BY AMENDING SEC. 904, AS ENACTED BY PL. 8-45, FOR  ELIMINATING THE ADVICE AND CONSENT REQUIREMENT WITH RESPECT TO APPOINTMENTS . . .    
CB 12-18 TO APPROPRIATE $72,110 FROM THE GFFSM FOR THE FY ENDING SEPT. 30, 2002, AS A REAPPROPRIATION OF LAPSED FUNDS, FOR PUBLIC PROJECTS AND PROGRAMS IN SOUTHERN NAMONEAS,CHUUK . . .         SCR (12-14) ADOPTED7/15/01. PASSED CD17/16/01
CB 12-17 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 222, AS ENACTED BY PL. 9-139 AND AS AMENDED BY PLS. 10-10, 10-136, 10-149, 11-43, 11-70 AND 11-82, TO EXEMPT FROM IMPORT DUTIES THOSE MATERIALS, PLANT AND EQUIPMENT . . .    
CB 12-16 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 3 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 105, TO CLARIFY ADOPTION OF RULES OF ADMINISTRATION CONCERNING  ESTABLISHMENT AND EXERCISE OF DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES, POWERS, AND FUNCTIONS OF CONGRESS OFFICES.    
CB 12-15 TO AUTHORIZE THE PRESIDENT OF THE FSM TO LEND POHNPEI UTILITIES CORP. $500,000 AND TO APPROPRIATE $500,000 FROM THE GENERAL FUND OF THE FSM FOR THE FY ENDING SEPT. 30, 2002, FOR ENERGY PURCHASE FOR POWER . . .    
CB 12-14 TO SUSPEND IMPOSITION OF IMPORT TAXES OR DUTIES ON GASOLINE AND DIESEL FUEL IMPORTED INTO THE FSM, AS LEVIED BY SUBSECTION (9) OF SEC. 221 OF TITLE 221 OF TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, FOR TWO YEARS.    
CB 12-13 TO APPROPRIATE $50,000 FROM THE GFFSM FOR FY ENDING SEPT. 30, 2001, FOR RELIEF ASSISTANCE FOR KAPINGA FOR SHORT-TERM FOOD SUPPLIES AND FOR A LONG-TERM AGRICULTURAL RECOVERY & REHABILITATION PROGRAM.    
CB 12-12 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-27, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-2 AND 11-3, BY AMENDING SEC. 3, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-55, 11-65 AND 11-78, TO CHANGE THE USE OF CERTAIN FUNDS APPROPRIATED FOR YAP . .  WITHDRAWN FROM COMMITTEE ON 5/17/01. PASSED 5/18/01
CB 12-11 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 10-143, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-2 AND 11-3, BY AMENDING SEC. 2 TO SPECIFY USE FOR CERTAIN FUNDS APPROPRIATED FOR POHNPEI . . .               WITHDRAWN FROM COMMITTEE ON 5/17/01. PASSED 5/18/01
CB 12-10 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 221, AS ENACTED BY PL. 9-139, TO REDUCE IMPORT DUTY ON CERTAIN CLASSES OF PRODUCTS, . . .    
CB 12-09 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 52 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 145 AND BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 509, AS ENACTED BY PL. 9-155 AND AMENDED BY PLS. 10-62, 10-118,10-151, 11-41 AND 11-52, TO AUTHORIZE PAYMENT OF A PORTION OF EXCESS . . .    
CB 12-08 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-54, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-56, 11-63, 11-67 & 11-73 BY AMENDING SEC. 6 TO PROVIDE FUNDING FOR OFFICE OF  NAT'L ELECTION DIRECTOR, AND BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 8, AS AMENDED BY PLS.  11-67 AND 11-73, TO . . . SCR (12-3)ADOPTED5/16/01. DEFERRED CD25/17/01 TO TOM.; PASSED CD45/18/01
CB 12-07 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 41 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 5-21, 6-9, 6-38, 8-45 AND 8-128, BY ENACTING A NEW CHAP. 11, CONCERNING USE OF FREQUENT-FLIER MILEAGE FROM GOV'T TRAVEL FOR OFF-ISLAND MEDICAL REFERRALS.    
CB 12-06 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 8-75, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 3, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 8-79, 8-116, 8-145, 8-149, 9-4, 9-13,9-55, 9-65, 9-119, 10-48, 10-77 AND 11-31, TO CHANGE THE ALLOTTEE FOR CERTAIN CHUUK STATEWIDE PROJECTS. SCR (12-2) ADOPTED5/16/01. PASSED 5/17/01
CB 12-05 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SECS. 1005 AND 1031, AS ENACTED BY PL. 11-72, TO EXTEND ID CARDS TO REQUIRE YEARLY DESCRIPTION OF FIREARMS AND DANGEROUS DEVICES, TO PROVIDE FOR THE CANCELLATION OF . . .    
CB 12-04 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 54 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 112, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 7-41, 10-93 AND 10-149, TO EXEMPT FROM GROSS REVENUE TAX, THE SALE OF FISH BY FOREIGN OR DOMESTIC FISHING VESSELS, TO MAKE CORRECTIONS . . . SCR (12-11) ADOPTED7/15/01. DEFERRED7/16/01; PASSED10/29/01
CB 12-03 TO FURTHER AMEND PL. 11-59, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-69 AND11-79, BY FURTHER AMENDING SEC. 3, AS AMENDED BY PLS. 11-69 AND 11-79, TO CHANGE USE OF CERTAIN FUNDS APPROPRIATED FOR ELECTION DIST. NO. 1 IN CHUUK . . .  SCR (12-1) ADOPTED5/16/01. PASSED 5/17/01
CB 12-02 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 3 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SECS. 301 AND 303, TO MODIFY WHEN A MEMBER OF CONGRESS'S ELIGIBILITY FOR COMPENSATION ENDS AND TO PROVIDE A DEATH BENEFIT FOR SURVIVORS OF A DECEASED MEMBER.    
CB 12-01 TO FURTHER AMEND TITLE 1 OF THE FSM CODE, AS AMENDED, BY AMENDING SEC. 603 TO CLARIFY  LIMITATIONS ON USE OF LEAVE FOR NON-NATIONAL HOLIDAYS.    

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

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