20th FSM Congress Bills

 
Bill No. ACT/Date Veto Session Date Title
          FIRST REGULAR SESSION OF THE 20CFSM    [May 11 - 30, 2017]
20-35         To appropriate the sum of $147,862 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, in order to appropriate additional funding for the completion of the Chuuk State Weno Road Project, and for other purposes.
20-34         To enact a new chapter 1 of Title 36 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), and to repeal the existing chapter 1 in its entirety, to renumber chapter 2 of Title 36 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia as chapter 3, for the purpose of creating a new FSM national corporations law, and for other purposes.
20-33         To further amend the Foreign Investment Act of 1997, as amended, in order to introduce improvements thereof and streamlining of foreign investment by nationalizing the approval of applications of foreign investment permit, and creating a national pre-emption over foreign investment, and to achieve the stated purposes by amending sections 202, 205, 206 and 208 of, and by inserting a new section 202A to, title 32 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), and by providing for a transition clause, and for other purposes.
20-32         Establishing the FSM Public Debt Management Act by further amending title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by creating a new chapter 15, providing for the procedures, terms and conditions of government borrowing, including the terms of on-lending of funds, issuance of sovereign guarantee, creating the Public Debt Management Advisory Group, and for other purposes.
20-31         Establishing a civil liability revolving fund by creating new subchapter XVI, under chapter 6 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, and for other purposes.
20-30         To appropriate the sum of $725,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, in order to pay for the expenses incurred, or which will be incurred, in connection with the grounding of Pingda 7, and for other purposes.
20-29         To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by adding a new section 211 entitled: “ Salaries of cabinet officers”, and for other purposes.
20-28         To further amend title 12 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), by creating a new chapter 18 to allow for the appointment of a special prosecutor to independently investigate and prosecute claims of alleged national felonies committed by government officials, and for other purposes.
20-27 CA 20-13
05.25.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 18-99, as amended by Public Laws Nos.
18-106, 18-113, 18-121, 19-05, 19-34, 19-57, 19-74 and 19-107, by amending sections 3 and 6 thereof, to change the use and allottee of funds previously appropriated therein to fund public projects and social programs for the people of the state of Kosrae, and for other purposes.
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20-26         To further amend section 203 of title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Law No. 18-52, to require the Telecommunications Corporation of the Federated States of Micronesia to provide services and system access on the HANTRU1 Cable System to the Open Access Entity free of charge, and for other purposes.
20-25         To amend section 141 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, to increase by two percent (2%) the rate of taxation on gross revenues of certain businesses subject to chapter 1 of this title, and for other purposes.
20-24

CA 20-12
05.23.17

      To amend sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 19-118, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-125, 19-131, 19-135, 19-146, 19-160, and 20-01, in order to appropriate $483,650 of additional funds from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2017, to change the use of certain funds, to correct for a technical error, and for other purposes.
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20-23         To amend section 391 of title 40 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, (Annotated), as amended, to include the award of scholarships for summer high school academic programs under the jurisdiction of the National Scholarship Board, and for other purposes.
20-22 CA 20-11
05.23.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 16-58, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-64, 16-72, 17-08, 17-11, 17-20, 17-35, 17-41, 18-77 and 19-38, by amending section 5 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in the State of Chuuk, and for other purposes.
20-21         To further clarify the procedures for approving foreign financial assistance and program funds by amending section 210 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, to rectify typographical errors, to replace the Division of Investment Management with the Overseas Development Assistance, and for other purposes.
20-20         To amend section 209 of title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), to increase the salaries of the President and Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
20-19 CA 20-14
05.25.17
      To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by inserting a new section 112 to chapter 1, to place a statutory limit on the amount of funds that Congress may appropriate to Members’ Representation Funds relative to the annual salary of the President of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
20-18 CA 20-10
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 19-121, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-130 and 19-142, by amending sections 3 and 6 thereof, to change the use and allottee of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of the state of Kosrae, and for other purposes.
20-17 CA 20-07
05.18.17
      To amend Public Law No. 19-152, as amended by Public Law No. 19-162, by amending sections 3 and 6 thereof, to change the use and allottee of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of Kosrae, and for other purposes.
20-16 CA 20-06
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 19-54, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-62, 19-75, 19-79, 19-99 and 19-119, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the allottee of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in the state of Kosrae and change the lapse date, and for other purposes.
20-15         To amend sections 389 and 391, and insert a new section 392, under Chapter 3 of title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated) as amended, pertaining to assets and liabilities of the Open Access Entity, and for other purposes.
20-14 CA 20-08
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 18-70, as previously amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-98, 18-112, 18-122, 19-07, 19-24, 19-41, 19-52, 19-73, 19-82, 19-101, 19-114, and 19-139, by amending section 2 and 6 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of Yap State, and for other purposes.
: [CD.2]
20-13         To amend sections 1, 4, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 19-118, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-125, 19-131, 19-135, 19-146 and 19-160, in order to appropriate $676,015 of additional funds from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2017, to change the use of certain funds, and for other purposes.
20-12 CA 20-05
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 19-10, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-26, 19-42, 19-51, 19-56, 19-72, 19-78, 19-96, 19-132 and 19-163, by amending section 3 thereof, to change the use of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the state of Kosrae, and for other purposes.
: [CD.1]
20-11 CA 20-04
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 19-124, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-133, 19-140 and 19-150, by amending the title and sections 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6 thereof, to modify the intent of the appropriation act and change the use, allottee and lapse date of some funds previously appropriated therein to fund priority infrastructure projects in the state of Kosrae, and for other purposes.
: [CD.3]
20-10         To further amend section 913 of title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-108, 10-21 and 19-36, to change the required method of handling by-catch, and for other purposes.
20-09 CA 20-03
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 19-141, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-147 and 19-171, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of fund previously appropriated therein for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of Chuuk, and for other purposes.
20-08 CA 20-09
05.18.17
      To further amend Public Law No. 18-11, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-44, 18-81, 19-33, 19-106, 19-128, 19-134 and 19-138, by amending section 2 thereof, to change the allottee of funds previously appropriated for public projects and social programs in the state of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
: [CD.3]
20-07         To propose the repeal of article III, section 3 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of enabling citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia to retain or obtain citizenship of another state without being required to relinquish citizenship of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
20-06 CA 20-02
05.17.17
      To amend Public Law No. 19-170, by amending section 2 thereof, to change the use of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in the state of Yap, and for other purposes.
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20-05         To amend chapter 1 of title 30 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated) by inserting a new section 139 pertaining to lending practices, and for other purposes
20-04         To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-33 and 19-29, by amending sections 203 and 204 thereof, to dissolve the Office of Environment and Emergency Management and properly place it as one of the Departments at the FSM National Government, and for other purposes.
20-03         Establishing a citizen repatriation and resettlement revolving fund by creating a new subchapter XVII under chapter 6 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, and for other purposes.
20-02         To propose an amendment to the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of expanding the powers expressly delegated to the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to include the power to coordinate activities relating to climate change, and for other purposes.
20-01 CA 20-01
05.17.17
      To amend Public Law No. 19-89, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-94, 19-127, 19-151 and 19-159, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the allottee of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the state of Chuuk, and for other purposes.
 

 


 

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