21st FSM Congress Resolutions

 


 
Resolution No. Adoption Date  Session Date Title
21-175 07.10.20 6th Special Session 7/10/20 To further amend the President’s Public Health Emergency Declaration dated January 31, 2020, as amended on February 7, 2020,and further amended on March 11, 2020, April 17, 2020 and May 30, 2020.
 
21-174   6th Special Session 7/09/20 Expressing the appreciation and gratitude of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Japan for its generous assistance during the Coronavirus pandemic.
21-173   6th Special Session 7/09/20 Expressing the appreciation and gratitude of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United States of America for its generous assistance during the Coronavirus pandemic.
21-172   6th Special Session 7/08/20 Approving and accepting a non-project grant aid from the Government of Japan in the amount of three hundred eighty-two million Japanese Yen (Ψ382,000,000), including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-171 07.10.20 6th Special Session 7/08/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $283,060 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Public Health and Hospital
Emergency Preparedness Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-170 07.10.20 6th Special Session 7/08/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $468,367 from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to fund the FSM Public Health and Hospital Emergency Preparedness Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-169 07.10.20 6th Special Session 7/06/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,584,074 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S. CDC), to fund the Year 2 FSM
Immunization and Vaccines for Children Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-168   6th Special Session 7/03/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 1,900,000 from the World Bank, giving additional funding to the Maritime Investment Project funded by the World Bank grant signed on June 24, and July 3, 2019, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-167 07.02.20 6th Special Session 7/01/20 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.
21-166   6th Special Session 6/30/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $49,733.20 (Canadian Dollar) from the Government of Canada, in order to provide funding support to the Anti-Human Trafficking Program of the FSM Department
of Justice, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-165 07.07.20 6th Special Session 6/30/20 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $325,725 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in order to provide funding support for the FSM Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
        FOURTH REGULAR SESSION
21-164 06.05.20 4th Regular Session 6.05.20 Extending the Fourth Regular Session of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to June 6, 2020.
21-163   4th Regular Session 6.03.20

To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Shanty Sigrah Asher to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu, Hawaii.

:SCR 21-45 (EXAFF)

21-162 07.10.20 4th Regular Session 6.03.20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kasio E. Mida to serve as a member of the Federated States of Micronesia Insurance Board.

21-161 06.06.20 4th Regular Session 6.03.20

Approving and accepting grants in the total amount of $525,042 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to provide funding for prevention and treatment services related to substance abuse for the budget period from October 01, 2020, to September 30, 2021, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-160   4th Regular Session 5.59.20

Expressing the sincere congratulations of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Hitoshi Phillip Abello Oue on his graduation from the United States Naval Academy in May 2020.

21-159   4th Regular Session 5.29.20

Expressing the sincere congratulations of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Youki Susaia Jr. on his graduation from the United States Coast Guard Academy in May 2020.

21-158   4th Regular Session 5.29.20

Giving advice and consent, pursuant to Public Law No. 10-72, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-103 and 16-26, to the appointment of Mr. Kiyoshi Phillip, to serve as a board member of the Caroline Island Air Corporation, representing the National Government.

21-157 05.30.20 4th Regular Session 5.29.20 Extending the Fourth Regular Session of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to June 5, 2020.
21-156 06.06.20 4th Regular Session 5.28.20

Urging the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to work with multinational lenders to implement measures to help State borrowers in financial stress due to the CORONAVIRUS pandemic.

21-155   4th Regular Session 5.28.20

Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Reverend Yosta Lodge, at his passing on April 29, 2020.

21-154 05.28.20 4th Regular Session 5.28.20

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.

21-153 07.10.20 4th Regular Session 5.27.20

Giving advice and consent, pursuant to Public Law No. 10-72, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-103 and 16-26, to the appointment of Mr. Trevayne Esiel, to serve as a board member of the Caroline Island Air Corporation, representing the state of Pohnpei.

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21-152 06.06.20 4th Regular Session 5.27.20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $250,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, to fund and support the Personal Responsibility Education Program in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-151 06.06.20 4th Regular Session 5.27.20

Approving an application for a federal grant in the amount of $190,915 and its submission to the United States, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), for the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS): Impact in Population Health.

21-150 07.10.20 4th Regular Session 5.27.20

Giving advice and consent, pursuant to Article XI, Section 3, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to the appointment of Mr. Dennis L. Belcourt, to serve as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia.

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21-149 05.30.20 4th Regular Session 5.26.20

To further amend the President’s Public Health Emergency Declaration dated January 31, 2020, as amended on February 7, 2020, and further amended on March 11, 2020 and April 17, 2020.

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21-148 05.28.20 4th Regular Session 5.22.20

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 Fisca Procedures Agreement.

21-147 05.28.20 4th Regular Session 5.22.20

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 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.
 

21-146 05.20.20 4th Regular Session 5.19.20

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.

 

21-145 05.18.20 4th Regular Session 5.13.20

Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Kasio E. Mida to serve as a member of the Federated States of Micronesia Insurance Board.

21-144 05.18.20 4th Regular Session 5.12.20

Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Camillo Noket, Chief Justice of the Chuuk State Supreme Court, at his passing on May 4, 2020.

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        FIFTH SPECIAL SESSION
21-143 04.22.20 5th Special Session 04.21.20 Approving and accepting a grant from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in the amount of $28,868, to fund and support the implementation of the FSM Sustainable Development Goal’s Voluntary National Review (VNR) Report, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
21-142 04.21.20 5th Special Session 04.20.20 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mrs. Shanty Sigrah Asher to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu, Hawaii.
21-141 04.17.20 5th Special Session 04.17.20 Extending the Fifth Special Session of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to April 20, 2020.
21-140 04.21.20 5th Special Session 04.16.20

Approving and accepting the SDR 22,300,000 grant from the World Bank for the purpose of funding the Digital Federated States of Micronesia Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-139 04.14.20 5th Special Session 04.13.20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $368,300 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Services Administration, to support and fund the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs Family Planning Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-138 04.17.20 5th Special Session 04.13.20

To further amend the President’s Public Health Emergency Declaration dated January 31, 2020, as amended on February 7, 2020, and further amended on March 11, 2020.

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21-137 04.14.20 5th Special Session 04.13.20

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 (CDC), to support and fund the Tobacco Control and Diabetes Prevention Program in the FSM including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-136   5th Special Session 04.13.20

To ratify the Agreement Between the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia on Exemption of Visa Requirements for Holder of Diplomatic and Service Passports (the “Agreement”).

21-135 04.14.20 5th Special Session 04.13.20

Approving and accepting a grant from the World Health Organization in the amount of $1,500,000, to fund and support the various health and social programs in the FSM, and to carry out the Joint Work Plan with the World Health Organization, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-134 04.17.20 5th Special Session 04.09.20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $420,946 from the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Services, to provide historic preservation funding to support the FSM Office of National Archives, Culture and Historic Preservation, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 

21-133 04.22.20 5th Special Session 04.09.20

To approve and accept a grant in the amount of $235,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), to support and fund the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-132 04.14.20 5th Special Session 04.09.20

To amend Section 3 of Rule 1 of the Official Rules of Procedure for the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to explicitly provide for the ability to have a remote session via teleconference or online.

        FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION
21-131 03.11.20 4th Special Session 03.11.20

To allocate unexpended funds from China grants that were previously promised to the Federated State of Micronesia, to fund road improvements in Chuuk State.

21-130   4th Special Session 03.10.20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kasio E. Mida to serve as a member of the Federated States of Micronesia Insurance Board.

21-129 3.11.20 4th Special Session 03.10.20

To amend the President’s Public Health Emergency Declaration dated January 31, 2020.

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21-128 3.11.20 4th Special Session 03.09.20

To make available $5,000,000 from China grant funding that is currently available to the Federated States of Micronesia, to fund road improvements in Kosrae State.

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21-127 03.7.20 4th Special Session 03.06.20

Authorizing the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to access the DAEF for expenditures related to the Coronavirus public health emergency.

21-126 03.10.20 4th Special Session 03.07.20

Urging the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to work with institutional lenders in the FSM to put in place measures to help borrowers in financial stress during the CORONAVIRUS crisis.

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21-125 03.7.20 4th Special Session 03.06.20

Extending the Fourth Special Session of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to March 11, 2020.

21-124   4th Special Session 03.05.20

To approve a grant application in the amount of $1,000,000 from the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in an effort to reduce underage drinking in the FSM.

21-123 03.05.20 4th Special Session 03.05.20

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.

        THIRD REGULAR SESSION
21-122   3rd Regular Session 02.11.20

To request the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to prioritize Overseas Development Assistance road improvement projects in the state of Yap, particularly the Northern Road (specifically in Gagil and Tamil).

21-121   3rd Regular Session 02.11.20

To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Shanty Sigrah Asher to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu, Hawaii.

:SCR 21-45 (EXAFF)

21-120   3rd Regular Session 02.11.20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kasio E. Mida to serve as a member of the Federated States of Micronesia Banking and Insurance Board.

21-119 02.11.20 3rd Regular Session 02.07.20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $488,750 from the U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Insular Affairs (DOI-OIA), to fund the FSM FY19 Single Audit for the period from October 1, 2019, to December 30, 2020, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-118 02.10.20 3rd Regular Session 02.07.20

Approving and accepting grants in the total amount of EUR 14,200,000 from the European Commission under the Economic Development Fund 11 (EDF 11), to fund the Sustainable Energy and Accompanying Measures in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-117 02.12.20 3rd Regular Session 02.05.20

To amend certain terms of the President’s Public Health Emergency Declaration dated January 31, 2020.

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21-116 02.11.20 3rd Regular Session 02.05.20

To approve and accept of grant in the amount $100,220 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant 2019, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-115 03.10.20 3rd Regular Session 02.05.20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Vincent Sivas to serve as the FSM Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the People’s Republic of China.

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:SCR 21-44 (EXAFF)

21-114 03.10.20 3rd Regular Session 02/05/20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Francis Anefal to serve as the Deputy Chief of Mission to the FSM Embassy in the People’s Republic of China.

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:SCR 21-43 (EXAFF)

21-113 02.10.20 3rd Regular Session 02/05/20

Expressing sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of late former Governor of Kosrae State, Robert James Weilbacher, and to the government and the people of the state of Kosrae on his passing on January 26, 2020.

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21-112 02.07.20 3rd Regular Session 02/05/20

Expressing sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the People’s Republic of China regarding the ongoing novel coronavirus epidemic which has claimed the lives of more than 400 individuals worldwide, with tens of thousands of confirmed cases in over two dozen countries.

21-111 02.07.20 3rd Regular Session 02/05/20

Expressing the sincere congratulations of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the state of Missouri, the city of Kansas City, and the Kansas City Chiefs football team for winning the 2020 Super Bowl.

21-110 01.31.20 3rd Regular Session 01/30/20

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.

21-109   3rd Regular Session 01/29/20

Expressing the sincere congratulations and best wishes of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia for a successful term of office to the newly elected President of the Marshall Islands, His Excellency David Kabua.

21-108 03.10.20 3rd Regular Session 01/29/20

To confirm the nomination of Secretary Eugene Amor to serve as a Representative of the FSM Government to the Joint Trust Fund Committee.

:SCR No. 21-41(W&M)

21-107 02.10.20 3rd Regular Session 01/29/20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $5,000,000 from the Asian Development Bank (“ADB”) under an ADB project readiness inancing, to finance preparatory activities for the prospective projects (“PRF activities”), which will be implemented by Chuuk Public Utilities Corporation (“CPUC”).

21-106   3rd Regular Session 01/29/20 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.
21-105 01.29.20 3rd Regular Session 01/28/20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $102,640 from the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, to fund and support the Measles Outbreak Responses Program in the FSM from the funding period of January to March 2020, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-104   3rd Regular Session 01/28/20

To ratify the Agreement Between the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia and the Government of the People’s Republic China on Mutual Visa Exemption for Holders of Diplomatic, Service (Official) Passports and Passports for Public Affairs (the “Agreement”).

21-103 02.11.20 3rd Regular Session 01/28/20

To invite the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to deliver a State of the Nation Address.

21-102   3rd Regular Session 01/28/20

Expressing the sincere congratulations and best wishes of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia for successful terms of office to the newly elected Pohnpei State Governor, the Honorable Reed B. Oliver, and the Lieutenant Governor, the Honorable Feliciano Perman.

21-101 02.06.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $129,645 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to fund the Maternal and Child Health Program in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

21-100 02.10.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/10

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $4,248,000 from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), to provide funding for the Yap International Airport Project, including all the terms and conditions.

21-99 02.06.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/20

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $821,849 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the project entitled: “To Accelerate the Prevention and Control of HIV, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Disease and Tuberculosis in the Federated States of Micronesia and U.S. Pacific Islands”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

:SCR No.21-38(H&SA)

21-98 02.06.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/10

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $15,000,000 from the Asian Development Bank, to fund the Renewable Energy Development Project in the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

:SCR No.21-36(R&D)

21-97 02.06.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Vincent Tafileluw to serve as a board member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Directors, representing Yap State.

:SCR No.21-37(H&SA)

21-96 01.28.20 3rd Regular Session 01/27/20

To confirm the nomination of Mr. Johnny P. David to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the Federated States of Micronesia Petroleum Corporation, representing the National Government.

21-95 03.11.20 3rd Regular Session 01/21/20

To make available $10,000,000 from China grant funding that is currently available to the Federated State of Micronesia, to fund road improvements in Pohnpei State.

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21-94   3rd Regular Session 01/21/20

To amend the Official Rules of Procedure of the Twenty-First Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, to incorporate gender neutral language, to clarify certain terminology and to update the Rules to include the current practices and clarify certain practices of Congress.

        THIRD SPECIAL SESSION
21-93 12.04.19 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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.

:SCR No.21-89(EX AFF)

21-88 12.04.19 3rd Speciial 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   3rd Speciial 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   3rd Speciial 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 02.07.20 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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   3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd Speciial 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 3rd 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.