22nd FSM Congress Resolutions

 


 

Resolution No. Adoption Date  Session Date Title
        FIFTH REGULAR VIRTUAL SESSION | September 5 thru 24, 2022
22-166 09.23.22 5th Regular Session  09.22.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $433,053 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, through the Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response, to fund the FSM Public Health and Hospital Emergency Preparedness Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-165 09.22.22 5th Regular Session 09.22.22 To confirm the appointment of Mr. Jeem S. Lippwe to be the Permanent Representative of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations.
 
22-164 09.21.22 5th Regular Session 09.20.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Moses A. Nelson at his passing, September 14, 2022.
 
22-163 09.19.12 5th Regular Session 09.19.20 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Microensia, to the family of the former Secretary of the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs, Dr. Vita Akapito Skilling, at her passing on August 4, 2022 at the age of sixty-nine.
 
22-162 09.19.22 5th Regular Session 09.16.22 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Samson E. Pretrick to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the National Government.
 
22-161   5th Regular Session 09.16.22 Expressing the sincere best wishes of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to His Majesty King Charles III at his accession as Sovereign of the United Kingdom.
 
22-160   5th Regular Session 09.16.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the royal family, the government and citizens of the United Kingdom at the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on September 8, 2022.
 
22-159   5th Regular Session 09.16.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Yosiwo P. George, Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia, at his passing on August 13, 2022.
 
22-158   5th Regular Session 09.14.22 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.
 
22-157 09.15.22 5th Regular Session 09.14.22 Expressing the sincere desire of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia for the increased regional support and cooperation between the Pacific Island Nations.
 
22-156 09.15.22 5th Regular Session 09.14.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Chief Justice of the Chuuk State Supreme Court, Repeat S. Samuel, at his passing on August 16, 2022.
 
 
22-155 09.14.22 5th Regular Session 09.13.22 To approve and accept a $183,061 grant from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to fund the FSM Substance Abuse, Prevention, and Treatment Block Grant 2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-154 09.14.22 5th Regular Session 09.13.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $478,510 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Public Health and Hospital Emergency Preparedness Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-153 09.15.22 5th Regular Session 09.13.22 To confirm the nomination of Dr. Marcelle Gallen to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the state of Pohnpei.
22-152 09.14.22 5th Regular Session 09.13.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $220,562 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services, to fund and support the Community Mental Health Services Project in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-151 09.14.22 5th Regular Session 09.13.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,418,517 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to support and fund the FSM Immunization and Vaccines for Children Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-150 09.15.22 5th Regular Session 09.12.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Anthony Tareg at his passing on August 26, 2022.
22-149 09.12.22 5th Regular Session 09.09.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $372,499 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, to provide funding to the FSM Behavioral Health and Wellness Program and its related activities and services, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-148   5th Regular Session 09.09.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $85,000, from the United Nations Environment Programme, to fund the implementation of the Montreal Protocol Institutional Strengthening Phase III Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-147 09.12.22 5th Regular Session 09.09.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $176,686 from the United States Department of Human Service, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Centers for Substance Abuse Treatment, to provide funding support to the FSM Behavioral Health and Wellness Program and its related activities and services, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-146 09.12.22 5th Regular Session 09.09.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $220,849 from the United States Department of Health and Human Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Comprehensive Cancer Control Program for the budget period from June 30, 2022, to June 29, 2023, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-145 09.14.22 5th Regular Session 09.09.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,157,850 from the United States Department of Education for the Federal Funding Year 2022 under Part B of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), to fund the FSM Special Education Program and its services, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-144 09.07.22

5th Regular Session

09.06.22

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, 2023.

22-143 09.07.22 5th Regular Session 09.06.22 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, 2022.
22-142   5th Regular Session 09.06.22 Expressing the sincere appreciation of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Floyd K. Takeuchi for his long career in photography and journalism that has focused on the Pacific and contributed to a greater positive understanding of the Federated States of Micronesia in the world.
        FIFTH SPECIAL VIRTUAL SESSION | July 18 thru 22, 2022
22-141 5th Special Session 07.22.21 To authorize the Department of Finance and Administration of the Federated State of Micronesia to pay Vice President Yosiwo P. George his current outstanding salary from fiscal year 2022 and future salary for fiscal year 2023 in one lump-sum payment by October 1, 2022.
22-140 07.22.22 5th Special Session 07.21.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Microensia, to the family of the late President Jacob Nena, at his passing on July 6, 2022 at the age of 80.
 
22-139 07.20.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 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, 2022.
 
22-138 07.22.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 To approve and accept a grant in the amount of $144,220 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to support and fund the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention Program, for the budget period from April 01, 2022, to March 31, 2023, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-137 07.22.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of ¥300,000,000 from the Government of Japan, to provide funding for the purchase of diesel fuel for patrol boats for the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-136 07.22.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of ¥400,000,000 from the Government of Japan, to provide funding for the purchase of four small patrol boats for the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of assistance.
 
22-135 07.22.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 Requesting the President to allocate any remaining grant funding for COVID-19 relief at the National Government level to the four states to assist in our Nation’s efforts to transition to a safe, post-pandemic open border.
22-134 07.20.22 5th Special Session 07.19.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of Dr. Rufino Mauricio at his passing on June 26, 2022.
 
        FOURTH REGULAR VIRTUAL SESSION |  May 04 thru 23 27, 2022
22-133 05.26.22 4th Regular Session 05.23.22 Authorizing the President to submit the Recommended National Government Compact Budget Request, as revised pursuant to Congress’s recommendations, to the United States of America Under Article V of the Fiscal Procedures Agreement.
 
22-132 05.26.22 4th Regular Session 05.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $275,841 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary of Health, to support and fund the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs’ Family Planning Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-131   4th Regular Session 05.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 12,700,000 from the World Bank, for the purpose of funding the FSM Skills and Employability Enhancement Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-130 05.23.22 4th Regular Session 05.20.22 Extending the Fourth Regular Session of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to May 27, 2022.
 
22-129   4th Regular Session 05.20.22 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Paulino Rosario to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the state of Pohnpei.
 
22-128 05.27.22 4th Regular Session 05.20.22 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Samson E. Pretrick to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the National Government.
 
22-127 05.27.22 4th Regular Session 05.19.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 25,400,000 (Special Drawing Rights) from the World Bank for the purpose of funding a project in the Federated States of Micronesia entitled: “Strategic Climate-Oriented Road Enhancements (SCORE) Project” under the Pacific Climate Resilient Transport Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-126 05.27.22 4th Regular Session 05.19.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $109,991 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to fund the FSM Maternal Child Health Program and its services for the budget period from December 04, 2021, to February 18, 2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-125 05.27.22 4th Regular Session 05.19.22 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, May 30, 2020, July 10, 2020, August 20, 2020, November 25, 2020, January 29, 2021, March 31, 2021, May 27, 2021, July 28, 2021, September 24, 2021 and January 27, 2022.
 
22-124   4th Regular Session

05.17.22

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.
 
22-123 05.06.22 4th Regular Session 05.04.22 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, 2022.
 
22-122 05.27.22 4th Regular Session 05.05.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), in the amount of $16,258.55 to fund and support the FSM Office of National Archives, Culture and Historic Preservation (NACH), including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-121 05.27.22 4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $104,350 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), to fund the FSM Maternal Child Health Program for the budget period from February 19, 2022, to April 30, 2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-120   4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a grant from the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service, in the amount of $489,018, to fund and support the FSM National and State Historic Preservation Offices (HPO’s) for the fiscal year 2021, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-119   4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $368,300 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary of Health, to support and fund the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs’ Family Planning Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-118   4th Regular Session   To amend Rule 3 of the Official Rules of Procedure for the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to clarify that Congressional Members participating remotely in any congressional session must participate remotely via videoconference and have their camera on throughout the congressional session in order to considered present for quorum count, voting and attendance purposes.
 
22-117   4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a $69,000 grant from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), to support the health priority areas in the FSM based upon the UNFPA Pacific Multi-Country Programme 2018-2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-116 05.27.22 4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a $50,000 grant from the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to support the project in the FSM entitled: “UNESCO-GPE-FSM Internet Connected Learning Platform Space (ICLPS)”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-115   4th Regular Session   Approving and accepting a $1,146,000 grant from the World Health Organization (WHO), to support the FSM-WHO Country Cooperation Strategy 2018-2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
        FOURTH SPECIAL VIRTUAL SESSION | March 21 thru 25, 2022
22-114 03.25.22 4th Special Session 03.24.22 Extending the Fourth Special Session of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to March 28, 2022.
 
22-113   4th Special Session 03.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to the Federated States of Micronesia, in the amount of $4,000,000, to support the Renewal Energy Development Project – Additional Financing, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-112   4th Special Session 03.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the World Health Organization (WHO) to the Federated States of Micronesia, in the amount of $1,539,000, to support the FSM Health priority areas based upon the FSM-WHO Country Cooperation Strategy 2018-2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-111   4th Special Session 03.23.22 To approve and accept a $45,000 grant from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to fund the UNESCO – GPE – FSM International Connected Learning Platform Space (ICLPS) Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-110   4th Special Session 03.23.22 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 Programs in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-109 05.27.22 4th Special Session 03.23.22

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 3,600,000 (Special Drawing Rights) from the World Bank, giving additional funding to the Project for Strengthening Public Financial Management (PFM) including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.

22-108   4th Special Session 03.23.22 Giving advice and consent, pursuant to Article XI, Section 3, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to the nomination of Mr. Dennis L. Belcourt, to serve as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia.
 
22-107   4th Special Session 03.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $250,000 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, to fund the Personnel Responsibility Education Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-106 03.24.22 4th Special Session 03.23.22 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the U.S. Congress and to the family of the late Don Young, U.S. Congressman from Alaska, at his passing.
 
22-105 03.23.22 4th Special Session 03.23.22 To amend the President’s Declaration of State of Emergency for the State of Chuuk as amended on January 14, 2022, by extending the Declaration of Emergency to the State of Yap as a direct result of the unusual tidal surge or King Tide affecting the islands and communities in Yap, and assistance to the state of Yap as needed and warranted under the state of emergency to May 31, 2022.
  
22-104   4th Special Session 03.23.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in the amount of $2,494,075 to fund the implementation of the Federated States of Micronesia-UNICEF Programme of Cooperation 2021-2022 Rolling Work Plan, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-103 03.22.22 4th Special Session 03.23.22 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, 2022.
 
22-102 03.23.22 4th Special Session 03.17.22 To approve and accept a $2,343,536 grant from the United States Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, to fund and support the FSM Special Education Program for FY-2021, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
22-101   4th Special Session 03.17.22 To approve and accept a $1,500,000 grant from the World Health Organization (WHO), to support the FSM health priority activities for the 2022 – 2023 biennium budget, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
 
        THIRD REGULAR VIRTUAL SESSION | January 13 thru February 1, 2022
22-100   3rd Regular Session 01.31.22 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Nakama Sana to serve as a member of the Board of Trustees of the FSM Trust Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia, representing the state of Chuuk.
22-99 02.01.22 3rd Regular Session 01.24.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the Government of Japan in the amount of four hundred million Japanese Yen (¥400,000,000), to assist in the implementation of the project entitled: “Enhancing the Capacities of Fisheries and Maritime Institute in the FSM”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-98   3rd Regular Session 01.24.22 Approving and accepting a grant from the Government of Japan in the amount of seven hundred million Japanese Yen (¥700,000,000), to promote economic and social development efforts in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-97 02.01.22 3rd Regular Session 01.20.22 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Jeffrey S. Arnold to serve as a board member of the Board of Regents of the College of Micronesia-FSM, representing the state of Chuuk.
22-96  

3rd Regular Session

01.20.22 To confirm the nomination of Ms. Arlynne S. Chugen to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the state of Yap. 
22-95 02.01.22 3rd Regular Session 01.17.22 To approve and accept a $24,130 grant from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to provide support for the FSM -National Weather Service, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-94 02.01.22 3rd Regular Session 01.17.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,867,266 from the Government of the United States through the U.S. Economic Administration (EDA) under the U.S. Department of Commerce for the State Tourism Grant under the American Rescue Plan Act, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-93   3rd Regular Session 01.17.22 To confirm the nomination of Ms. Yuko Nakasone to serve as a member of the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA) Board of Directors, representing Pohnpei State.
22-92 02.01.22 3rd Regular Session 01.17.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,000,000 from the Government of the United States through the American Rescue Plan Act Supplemental EDA Award for Statewide Planning Grant, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-91   3rd Regular Session 01.17.22 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $535,073 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to fund and support the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs to accelerate the prevention and control of HIV, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Disease and Tuberculosis in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-90 01.17.22 3rd Regular Session 01.12.22 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, 2022.
22-89 01.27.22 3rd Regular Session 01.12.22 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, May 30, 2020, July 10, 2020, August 20, 2020, November 25, 2020, January 29, 2021, March 31, 2021, May 27, 2021, July 28, 2021 and September 24, 2021.
22-88 01.14.22 3rd Regular Session 01.12.22 To amend the President’s Declaration of State of Emergency for the State of Chuuk as a direct result of the unusual tidal surge or King Tide affecting the islands and communities in Chuuk and assistance to the state of Chuuk as needed and warranted under the state of emergency to May 31, 2022. 
        THIRD SPECIAL VIRTUAL SESSION | December 13  thru 17, 2021
22-87   3rd Special Session 12.17.21 Requesting the President to name one of the donated patrol boats from the Government of Australia after the First President of the Federated States of Micronesia, the late President Tosiwo Nakayama.
22-86   3rd Special Session 12.17.21 Extending the Third Special Session of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to December 18, 2021.
22-85 12.17.21 3rd Special Session 12.16.21 Expressing the sincere condolences of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Christina "Kiki" Poll Stinnett on her passing.
22-84 12.17.21 3rd Special Session 12.13.21 Requesting the President to name one of the donated patrol boats, from the Government of Australia after the First Speaker of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, the late Speaker Bethwel Henry.
22-83 12.17.21 3rd Special Session 12.10.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Nena C. Ned to serve as member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Directors, representing the state of Kosrae.
22-82 12.17.21 3rd Special Session 12.13.21 To approve and accept a $5,000,000 grant from the Asian Development Bank (the “ADB”) to provide funding for the FSM Sustainable Road Infrastructure Investment Project, including all the terms and condition of the assistance.
22-81   3rd Special Session 12.13.21 Expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to His Excellency Peter Yoshiyasu Sato for his friendship and support of the Federated States of Micronesia while serving as President of the Association for Promotion of International Cooperation.
        SECOND SPECIAL VIRTUAL SESSION | November 15 thru 19, 2021
22-80 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.19.21 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mrs. Yuko Nakasone to serve as a member of the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA) Board of Directors, representing Pohnpei State.
22-79 12.17.21 2nd Special Session 11.19.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $250,000 from the United States Department of Education to fund and support Federated States of Micronesia in its project entitled: “CURRENT”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance. [CD.1]
22-78 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.19.21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Pelma Johnson Mingii to serve as a member of the Board of Regents of the College of Micronesia - FSM, representing the National Government.
22-77 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.19.21 Expressing the sincere condolences of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family and the people of the Republic of Palau at the passing of the Chairman of the Palau Council of Chiefs, Chief Ibedul Yutaka Miller Gibbons on November 4, 2021.
22-76 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.19.21 Requesting the President to direct the appropriate departments to expedite the processing of payment for the vessel intended to service the people of Chuuk State.
22-75 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.18.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Peter Garamfel to serve as a member representing the State of Yap on the Board of Directors of the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA).
22-74 11.19.21 2nd Special Session 11.18.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Jack Harris to serve as board member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Directors, representing Pohnpei State.
22-73   2nd Special Session 11.18.21 To confirm the nomination of Ms. Yuko Nakasone to serve as a member of the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA) Board of Directors, representing Pohnpei State.
22-72 11.17.21 2nd Special Session 11.15.21 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, 2022.
22-71 11.17.21 2nd Special Session 11.12.21 To approve and accept a $200,000 grant from the United States Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), to provide support to the FSM Special Education Program FY-2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-70 11.17.21 2nd Special Session 11.12.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $500,000 from the United States Department of the Interior, Office of Insular Affairs (OIA), to fund the FSM Single Audit for FY2021 as required under the Amended Compact, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
        SECOND REGULAR VIRTUAL SESSION |  September 13 thru October 02 11, 2021
22-69 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 10.05.21 To approve and accept a $234,421 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to provide support to the FSM Block Grants for Community Mental Health Services, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-68 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 10.05.21 Approving and accepting a $3,500,000 grant from the World Bank for the purpose of facilitating the preparation of proposed projects in the FSM according to the description of activities set out in the financing agreement, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance. [CD.1]
22-67 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session

10.05.21

Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $140,000 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to fund and support the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs and its Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-66 09.24.21 2nd Regular Session 9.24.21 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, May 30, 2020, July 10, 2020, August 20, 2020, November 25, 2020, January 29, 2021, March 31, 2021, May 27, 2021 and July 28, 2021.
22-65 09.25.21 2nd Regular Session 9.23.21 Extending the Second Regular Session of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to October 11, 2021.
22-64   2nd Regular Session 9.22.21 Expressing the sincere gratitude and appreciation of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to Mr. Yancy B. Cottrill for his dedicated service as a staff attorney to the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-63 09.22.21 2nd Regular Session 9.22.21 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, 2022.
22-62 02.01.22 2nd Regular Session 9.22.21 To approve and endorse the Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) nationwide priorities of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-61 09.22.21 2nd Regular Session 9.21.21 Expressing the sorrow and sincere condolences of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Derensio S. Konman who passed away on September 15, 2021.
22-60 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $197,151 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to assist the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, Department of Health and Social Affairs, in its project entitled: “Immunization and Vaccines for Children”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-59 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount the $283,060 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), to assist the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, Department of Health and Social Affairs, in its project entitled: “FSM Public Health and Hospital Emergency Preparedness”, including terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-58   2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 Giving the advice and consent of Congress, pursuant to Article XI, Section 3, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to the nomination of Mr. Salomon Saimon, Esq. to serve as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-57   2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Jane J. Chigiyal to serve as the Permanent Representative of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations.
22-56   2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Johnson S. Elimo to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu, Hawaii.
22-55 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 To approve and accept a $706,745 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, to fund and support the FSM Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment (SAPT) Block Grant, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-54   2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Maker L. Palsis to serve as the FSM National Election Commissioner for Kosrae State.
22-53 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 9.16.21 To approve and accept a $1,000,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services, to fund the FSM System of Care Expansion and Sustainability Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-52 10.06.21 2nd Regular Session 9.14.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Albert Falcam to serve as a board member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Directors representing the National Government.
22-51 11.14.21 2nd Regular Session 9.14.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. John Chugen to serve as the FSM National Election Commissioner for Yap State.
22-50 09.15.21 2nd Regular Session 9.14.21 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, 2021.
22-49 10.08.21 2nd Regular Session 9.13.21 Expressing the sincere condolences of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family and religious community of his Excellency the late Bishop Emeritus Amando Samo who passed away on August 7, 2021.
22-48 09.24.21 2nd Regular Session 9.10.21

To approve and accept a $1,542,201.89 grant from the United States Department of Education to fund and support the FSM Special Education Program for FY-2021, including terms and conditions of the assistance. 
[SCR No. 22-21 | HSA]

22-47 10.06.21 2nd Regular Session 9.9.21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Elina Paul Akinaga to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Resources and Development of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-46 11.19.21 2nd Regular Session 9.9.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $250,000 from the United States 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 (SOR) Project for the fiscal year starting October 1, 2021 and ending September 30, 2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
        FIRST SPECIAL VIRTUAL SESSION | July 19 thru 28, 2021
22-45 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.28.21 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Johnson S. Elimo to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu.
22-44 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.28.21 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mrs. Elina Paul Akinaga to serve as the Secretary of Department of Resources and Development of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-43 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.28.21 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mrs. Jane J. Chigiyal to serve as the Permanent Representative of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations.
22-42 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.26.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $1,270,615 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to fund and support the project entitled: “Immunization and Vaccines for Children”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-41 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.27.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $165,504 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to fund and support the project entitled “Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) in the Federated States of Micronesia”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-40 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.27.21 Approving and accepting a grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), in the amount of $131,009, to fund and support the Maternal and Child Health Services (MCHS) of the FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs’ Family Planning Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-39 07.27.21 1st Special Session 7.23.21 Approving and accepting a grant from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the amount of $37,222,222, to provide funding for the ‘Yap International Airport Runway Rehabilitation Project’, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-38 09.15.21 1st Special Session 7.22.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Marcus H. Samo to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-37   1st Special Session 7.20.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Samson E. Pretrick to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the National Government.
22-36   1st Special Session 7.20.21 Ratifying the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
22-35 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.20.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $488,764 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.
22-34 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.20.21 To approve and accept a $59,975 grant from the Forum Fisheries Agency to fund the Blue Prosperity Micronesia Coordinator salary and associated costs, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-33 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.20.21

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, May 30, 2020, July 10, 2020, August 20, 2020, November 25, 2020, January 29, 2021, [and] March 31, 2021 and May 27, 2021.

(CD.2)  [SCR No. 22-13 / HSA]  

22-32 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.20.21 To approve and accept a grant in the amount $115,000 from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to fund the FSM’s Reproductive and Maternal Health Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-31 07.20.21 1st Special Session 7.19.21 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, 2021.
22-30 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.19.21 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 the State Personal Responsibility Education Program (SPREP), including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-29   1st Special Session 7.15.21 Ratifying and acceding to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.
22-28 07.27.21 1st Special Session 7.02.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of SDR 27,800,000 (special drawing rights) from the World Bank for the purpose of funding a project in the Federated States of Micronesia entitled: “Prioritized Road Investment & Management Enhancements (PRIME) Project”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
[SCR NO. 22-11 / T&C]
22-27 07.28.21 1st Special Session 7.02.21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $275,725 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund and support the implementation of the FSM’S Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) plan to reduce cancer burden in the FSM for the budget period from June 30, 2021, to June 29, 2022, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-26   1st Special Session 6.29.21 Authorizing the President to resubmit the nomination of Mr. Jeem S. Lippwe to serve as the Federated States of Micronesia Ambassador Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Fiji.
        FIRST REGULAR VIRTUAL SESSION | May 11 thru June 04, 2021
22-25   1st Regular Session 6.03.21 Requesting the President include in the negotiations for the post 2023 Amended Compact of Free Association Agreement, an explicit clause, giving reciprocal rights and protections, as well as, duties and responsibilities, for citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia and the citizens of the United States of America when residing in the other nation's jurisdiction.
22-24   1st Regular Session 6.03.21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Paulino Rosario to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the state of Pohnpei.
22-23   1st Regular Session   To confirm the nomination of Mr. Samson E. Pretrick to serve as a member of the MiCare Board of Directors, representing the National Government.
22-22   1st Regular Session 6.03.21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Elina Paul Akinaga to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Resources and Development of the Federated States of Micronesia.
[SCR No. 22-08 / R&D]
22-21 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 6.02.21 Expressing the sincere condolences and sadness of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the family of the late Honorable Roosevelt D. Kansou at his passing.
22-20 07.27.21 1st Regular Session 6/01/21

Requesting that the Speaker of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia establish a Special Committee for the purpose of reviewing and investigating lawsuits filed in the FSM Supreme Court in which the parties are the FSM Development Bank and citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, to investigate certain alleged wrongdoings and corruptions involving personnel of the FSM Development Bank and personnel of the FSM Supreme Court, in relation to the lawsuits, property disputes, and other related matters.
[C.D. 4]

22-19 05.27.21 1st Regular Session 5/27/21

Authorizing the President to submit the Recommended National Government Compact Budget Request, as revised pursuant to Congress's recommendations, to the United States of America under Article V of the Fiscal Procedures Agreement.
[CD.1]

22-18 05.27.21 1st Regular Session 5/26/21 Extending the First Regular Session of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to June 4, 2021.
22-17   1st Regular Session 5/26/21 Approving and accepting a grant from the Green Climate Fund in the amount of $8,583,350, to fund and support the FSM Government’s project entitled: “Climate Resilient Food Security for Farming Households Across the FSM”, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-16 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Gardenia Aisek to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Education of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-15 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Mathew Chigiyal to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the FSM Telecommunications Corporation, representing the National Government.
22-14   1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Jane J. Chigiyal to serve as the Permanent Representative of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations.
22-13   1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Johnson S. Elimo to serve as the FSM Consul General in Honolulu, Hawaii.
[SCR No. 22-10 / EXAFF]
22-12   1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Jeem S. Lippwe to serve as the FSM Ambassador Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Fiji.

22-11

06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $130,000 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, for the purpose of funding the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
22-10 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 Ratifying the Agreement Between the Federated States of Micronesia and the International Atomic Energy Agency for the Application of the Safeguards in Connection with the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (the “Safeguards Agreement”).
22-09 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 Ratifying the Small Quantities Protocol as a Treaty Between the Federated States of Micronesia and the International Atomic Energy Agency in connection with the implementation and reporting requirements under the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.
22-08   1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Alik K. Jackson, Esq. to serve as the Public Defender of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-07 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 To confirm the nomination of Mr. Ausen T. Lambert to serve as the FSM National Election Director.
22-06 05.27.21 1st Regular Session 5/24/21 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, May 30, 2020, July 10, 2020, August 20, 2020, November 25, 2020, January 29, 2021, and March 31, 2021.
22-05   1st Regular Session 5/14/21 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, 2021.
22-04 05.13.21 1st Regular Session 5/13/21 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, 2021.
22-03 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5/12/21 Designating and appointing of Mr. T. Lam Dang to the position of Legislative Counsel to the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.
22-02 05.18.21 1st Regular Session 5/12/21 Requesting that the Speaker of the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia establish a Special Committee on Climate Change and Environmental Issues.
22-01 06.04.21 1st Regular Session 5.12.21 Designating and appointing Mrs. Jessicalynn Reyes to the position of Chief Clerk to the Twenty-Second Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.