21st FSM Congress Resolutions


 
Resolution No. Adoption Date  Session Date Title
21-93 12.04.19 3th Special Session 12/03/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $33,356 from the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, to fund and support the 2019 National Youth Summit, including
21-92 12.04.19 3th Special Session 12/02/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $3,807,000 from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), to provide funding for the Kosrae International Airport Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-91 12.04.19 3th Special Session 12/02/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $600,000 from the U.S. Department of Transportation, to fund the Airport Improvement Program (AIP) for the Chuuk International Airport, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-90 12.04.19 3th Special Session 12/02/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $6,000,000 from the Asian Development Bank (the “ADB”), to improve the resilience of the FSM to disasters triggered by natural hazards and also to provide a source of financing for timely disaster response and early recovery, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
21-89 12.04.19 3th Special Session 12/02/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Ricky F. Cantero to serve as the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-88 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/26/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,000,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to fund and improve the mental health outcomes for children and youth, birth through age 21, with serious emotional disturbance, and their families, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-87   3th Special Session 11/26/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.
21-86   3th Special Session 11/25/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $2,941,718.95 from the U.S. Department of Education for the Federal Year 2019 under Part B of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), to fund the FSM Special Education Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-85   3th Special Session 11/28/19 Declaring the goal of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to have the FSM reach Universal Health Coverage by 2030 and calling upon the President to take measures to effectuate that goal.
21-84 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Nakama Sana to serve as a board member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Directors, representing Chuuk State.
21-83 12.03.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Carlson D. Apis to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Transportation Communications & Infrastructure of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-82 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Joses R. Gallen, Esq. to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Justice of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-81 12.03.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Eugene Amor to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Finance and Administration of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-80 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Peter Garamfel to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the Federated States of Micronesia Petroleum Corporation, representing the private sector.
21-79   3th Special Session 11/25/19 Expressing the sincere appreciation of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the leaders of the state of Chuuk for their gracious welcome and assistance with the preparations for the Third Special Session to be held in Weno, Chuuk State, commencing on November 25, 2019.
21-78 12.03.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Marion Henry to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Resources and Development of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-77 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Arthy G. Nena to serve as a board member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the state of Kosrae.
21-76 12.03.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Livinson A. Taulung to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-75 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Redley Killion to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the Federated States of Micronesia Petroleum Corporation, representing the private sector.
 
21-74 12.04.19 3th Special Session 11/25/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kind Kanto to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of MiCare representing the state of Chuuk.
 
21-73 12.04.19 3th Speciial Session 11/25/19 Expressing the disappointment of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia with recent positions taken by friends and allies in international forums with respect to climate change.
        SECOND REGULAR SESSION
21-72 09.27.19 2nd Regular Session 09/27/19 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Joses Gallen to serve as the Secretary for the Department of Justice of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-71 09.27.19 2nd Regular Session 09/27/19 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Eugene Amor to serve as the Secretary for the Department of Finance and Administration of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-70   2nd Regular Session 09/27/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Arthy G. Nena to serve as a board member of the National Oceanic Resources Management Authority (NORMA) representing the state of Kosrae.
21-69 09.26.19 2nd Regular Session 09/26/19 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Livinson A. Taulung to serve as the Secretary for the Department of Health and Social Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-68 09.26.19 2nd Regular Session 09/24/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $255,330 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the project entitled: “Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases” and related services to support capacities for emerging infectious disease control in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-67 09.26.19 2nd Regular Session 09/24/19 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of His Excellency the former President of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Imata Jabro Kabua, and to the government and citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands at his passing on September 17, 2019.
21-66 09.23.19 2nd Regular Session 09/23/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.
21-65 09.23.19 2nd Regular Session 09/19/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
21-64 09.27.19 2nd Regular Session 09/19/19 Approving and accepting grant in the amount of $250,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to assist the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, Department of Health and Social Affairs, State Opioid Response related projects for the fiscal year September 30, 2019 to September 2020, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-63   2nd Regular Session 09/18/19 Acceding to the Convention on the International Maritime Organization.
21-62 09.27.19 2nd Regular Session 09/18/19 Approving and accepting grant in the amount of $39,238 from the United Nations Development Programme to support the FSM’s efforts in meeting its obligations under the CEDAW Convention, particularly to eliminate violence against women in its UNDP work plan of 2019-2020.
21-61   2nd Regular Session 09/18/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Joses R. Gallen, Esq. to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Justice of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR No.21-29(J&GO)

21-60 09.19.19 2nd Regular Session 09/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Akillino Susaia to serve as the FSM Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United States of America in Washington, D.C.

:SCR No. 21-21(EX AFF)

21-59   2nd Regular Session 09/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Rob Solomon to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Transportation Communications & Infrastructure of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR No. 21-28(T&C)

21-58   2nd Regular Session 09/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Livinson A. Taulung to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR NO. 21-24(H&SA)

21-57 09.19.19 2nd Regular Session 09/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Joe-Silem B. Enlet to serve as the FSM Consul General in Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.

:SCR No. 21-20(EX AFF)

21-56 09.19.19 2nd Regular Session 09/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Jeem S. Lippwe to serve as the Deputy Permanent Representative in the FSM Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York.

:SCR No. 21-19(EX AFF)

21-55 09.19.19 2nd Regular Session 09/12/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Jackson T. Soram to serve as the FSM Deputy Chief of Mission to the United States of America in Washington, D.C.

:SCR No. 21-18(EX AFF)
 

21-54 09.12.19 2nd Regular Session 09/11/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
21-53   2nd Regular Session 09/12/19 Expressing the profound appreciation of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Lukner Weilbacher for his dedication and public service to his country.
21-52 09.13.19 2nd Regular Session 09/11/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $467,114 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund and support the FSM Public Health and Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Program for the fiscal year 2019, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-51 12.03.19 2nd Regular Session 09/11/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kandhi A. Elieisar to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-50   2nd Regular Session 09/11/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Eugene Amor to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Finance and Administration of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR No. 21-27(W&M)

21-49   2nd Regular Session 09/11/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Francis Itimai to serve as a board member of the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA), representing the state of Yap.
21-48 09.24.19 2nd Regular Session 09/11/19

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $693,121 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to support and fund the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs Behavioral Health and Wellness Program and its services for the fiscal year 2020, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

:SCR NO.21-25/H&SA

21-47   2nd Regular Session 09/11/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $14,000 from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, to fund the implementation of the project entitled “Tools to Support TVET Pathways Project” in the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-46 09.19.19 2nd Regular Session 09/09/19

To ratify the Agreement Between the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia and the Government of the Russian Federation on the Mutual Waiver of Visa Requirements (the “Agreement”).

:SCR NO.21-17(EX AFF)

21-45 09.13.19 2nd Regular Session 09/09/19 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of His Excellency the former President of the Republic of Palau, Thomas Ongelibel Remengesau, and to the government and citizens of the Republic of Palau at his passing on August 3, 2019.
21-44   2nd Regular Session 09/09/19 Requesting the President to adopt a code of ethics for the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia.
        SECOND SPECIAL SESSION
21-43 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/25/19 Expressing the profound appreciation of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the Honorable Alik L. Alik for his dedication and public service to his nation.
21-42 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/25/19 Expressing the sincere gratitude and appreciation of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Mrs. Sihna N. Lawrence for her dedicated service to the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-41   2nd Special Session 07/25/19 Requesting the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to establish an embassy for the Federated States of Micronesia in Geneva, Switzerland.
21-40 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/25/19 Requesting the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to establish an embassy for Federated States of Micronesia in Canberra, Australia.
21-39 07.25.19 2nd Special Session 07/25/19 Extending the Second Special Session of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to July 26, 2019.
 
21-38 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/24/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $282,682 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund and support the FSM Hospital Preparedness Program for the fiscal year 2019, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-37 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/24/19

Congratulating Jennifer Dugwen Chieng for her gold medal achievements at the 2019 Pacific Games.

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21-36 07.25.19 2nd Special Session 07/23/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Wilson Floyd Waguk to serve as the FSM Deputy Chief of Mission of the Federated States of Micronesia at the Embassy in Fiji.

:SCR NO.21-08(EX AFF)

21-35 09.24.19 2nd Special Session 07/23/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kalwin Kephas to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Education of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR NO. 21-23(EDUCATION)

21-34 07.23.19 2nd Special Session 07/23/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $944,019 from the U.S. Department of Education for the Federal Fiscal Year 2019 under Part B of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), to fund the FSM Special Education Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-33 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/22/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 27,600,000 from the World Bank, for the purpose of funding the Maritime Investment Projects in the Federated States of Micronesia to improve the safety, efficiency, and climate resilience of maritime infrastructure and operations, as well as, emergency crisis and response in the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-32 09.12.19 2nd Special Session 07/22/19

To confirm the nomination of Ms. Teresa M. Filepin to serve as the FSM Consul General in Guam, U.S.A.

:SCR NO.21-07(EX AFF)

21-31 07.25.19 2nd Special Session 07/22/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. John Fritz to serve as the FSM Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Japan.

:SCR NO. 21-06(EX AFF)

21-30 07.25.19 2nd Special Session 07//22/19

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Roger S. Mori to serve as the Deputy Chief of Mission of the Federated States of Micronesia at the FSM Embassy in Japan.

:SCR NO.21-05(EX AFF)

21-29   2nd Special Session 07/22/19 To confirm the nomination of Ms. Norleen Oliver to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the FSM Telecommunications Corporation, representing the National Government.
21-28 07.18.19 2nd Special Session 07/18/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
21-27 07.18.19 2nd Special Session 07/17/19 Expressing the sincere sadness and condolences of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Jimmy G. Sablan, at his passing on April 4, 2019.
21-26 09.18.19 2nd Special Session 07/16/19

To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Ginger Virginia Porter Mida to serve as the Post Master General of the Federated States of Micronesia.

:SCR NO. 21-10(J&GO)

21-25 07.23.19 2nd Special Session 07/16/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $240,150 from the U.S. Department of Interior, Office of Insular Affairs, to fund the National Public Auditor Training Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-24 07.23.19 2nd Special Session 07/16/19

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $15,880 from the United Nations Children’s Fund, to fund the Effective Vaccine Management Project in the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

:SCR NO.21-04(H&SA)

21-23 07.26.19 2nd Special Session 07/16/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $130,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to fund and support the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-22 07.23.19 2nd Special Session 07/16/19

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,472,380 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Immunization and Vaccines for Children Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

:SCR NO.21-03(H&SA)

         
        FIRST SPECIAL SESSION
21-21 07.17.19 1st Special Session 06/17/19 Requesting the Speaker of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to withdraw from the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Union.
 21-20 06.15.19 1st Special Session 06/15/19 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Congress to the family of the Honorable Speaker of the Pohnpei State Legislature, Fernando Scaliem, at his passing on May 30, 2019.
21-19 06.17.19 1st Special Session 06/15/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $130,500 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to fund the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs State Opioid Response, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-18 07.23.19 1st Special Session 06/13/19

To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Suzanne Lowe Gallen to serve as a member of the Board of Regents of the College of Micronesia-FSM, representing the state of Pohnpei.

:SCR NO.21-02(EDUCATION)

21-17 06.13.19 1st Special Session 06/13/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
21-16   1st Special Session 06/13/19 To confirm the nomination of Dr. Rufino Mauricio to serve as the Director of the National Archives, Historic and Cultural Preservation Office of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-15 07.25.19 1st Special Session 06/13/19 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Andrew Robert Yatilman to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Environment, Climate Change, and Emergency Management of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-14 06.17.19 1st Special Session 06/13/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $412,163 from the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service, using funds from the Historic Preservation Fund under U.S. public law, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-13 06.13.19 1st Special Session 06/13/19 Approving and accepting a non-project grant aid from the Government of Japan in the amount of five hundred million Japanese Yen (¥500,000,000), including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-12   1st Special Session 06/13/19 Ratifying and acceding to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxic Weapons and on their Destruction.
        FIRST REGULAR SESSION
21-11 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/23/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $385,725 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to support and fund the Comprehensive Cancer Control Program and its services in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-10 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/23/19 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia at the passing of the late Joakim “Jojo” Peter, on April 8, 2019.
21-09   1st Regular Session 05/22/19 Expressing support of the FSM’s formal application for membership in the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education.
21-08   1st Regular Session 05/21/19 Authorizing the President to submit the Recommended National Government Compact Budget Request, as revised pursuant to Congress’s recommendations, to the United States under Article V of the Fiscal Procedures Agreement.
21-07 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/21/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $387,833 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to fund and support the Maternal and Child Health Services Program in the FSM, including the terms and condition of the assistance.
21-06   1st Regular Session 05/17/19 Setting the ceiling of the total funds estimated to be available for appropriation from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019.
21-05 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/17/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $130,120 from the United Nations Population Fund, to provide funding support for the implementation of the FSM’s programs under the UNFPA Strategic Plan 2018-2021, including the terms and condition of the assistance.
21-04 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/17/19 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $397,192 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to support and fund the Tobacco Control and Diabetes Prevention Program I in the FSM, including the terms and condition of the assistance.
21-03 05.23.19 1st Regular Session 05/14/19 Requesting that the Speaker of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia establish a Special Committee on Climate Change and Environmental Issues.
21-02 05.14.19 1st Regular Session 05/13/19 Designating and appointing Mrs. Liwiana Ramon Ioanis to the position of Chief Clerk to the Twent-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.
21-01 05.14.19 1st Regular Session 05/13/19 Designating and appointing of Mr. T. Lam Dang to the position of Legislative Counsel to the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.