21st FSM Congress Bills

 
Bill No. Action No/Date  Veto Session Date Title
21-57 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/25/19 To further amend Public Law No. 17-36, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 17-48, 17-78, 17-87, 18-36, 18-60, 18-65, 18-84, 19-22, 19-109 and 20-17, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein to fund public projects and social programs in the state of Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-56     2nd Special Session 07/14/19 To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by creating a new chapter 5 to establish the Net Profit Tax Act of 2019, and for other purposes.
21-55 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/24/19

To further amend Public Law No. 20-141, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-145, 20-163, 20-164, 20-190 and 21-05, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the allottee of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding priority infrastructure projects and other projects and programs in the state of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.

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21-54     2nd Speical Session 07/23/19 To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by amending section 205 thereof, for the purpose of revising the base salary schedule of FSM National Government employees to incorporate the latest COLA, and for other purposes.
21-53     2nd Special Session 07/23/19 To further amend title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by adding a new section 113A to set the minimum allowable fees for fishing permits for foreign and domestic fishing, and for other purposes.
21-52     2nd Special Session 07/23/19 To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by amending section 207 thereof, to correct technical errors in the 2014 F.S.M.C. (Annotated), and for other purposes.
21-51     2nd Special Session 07/19/19 To amend section 509 of title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, in order to change the rules for overtime for the FSM National Police, and for other purposes.
 
21-50 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24, 16-32, 16-39, 16-45, 16-54, 16-67, 17-04, 17-14, 17-26, 17-39, 17-65, 18-27, 18-47, 18-80, 19-13, 19-108, 20-34 and 20-109, by amending section 2 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding social programs and projects in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-49 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 15-80, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-04, 17-53, 18-37, 18-66, 19-14, 19-105, 19-161, 20-37 and 20-105, by amending section 2 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-48 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 15-32, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 15-36, 15-44, 15-57, 15-63, 15-72, 15-78, 16-03, 16-11, 16-33, 16-46, 17-12, 17-21, 17-33, 17-40, 18-17, 18-67, 18-85, 18-104, 19-17, 19-100, 19-157, 20-38 and 20-106, by amending section 2 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk states, and for other purposes.
21-47 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 18-117, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-120, 19-04, 19-08, 19-35, 19-49, 19-59, 19-76, 19-102, 20-26 and 20-117, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of the states of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-46 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 18-99, as amended by Public Laws Nos.
18-106, 18-113, 18-121, 19-05, 19-34, 19-57, 19-74, 19-107, 20-18, 20-24, 20-80 and 20-112, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of the states of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-45 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/171/9 To further amend Public Law No. 16-49, as amended by Public Laws Nos.
16-68, 16-76, 17-06, 17-10, 17-23, 17-30, 17-32, 17-45, 17-82, 17-85, 18-28, 18-45, 18-59, 18-86, 19-11, 19-106, 19-110 and 20-108 by amending section 6 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-44 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 18-70, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-98, 18-112, 18-122, 19-07, 19-24, 19-41, 19-52, 19-73, 19-82, 19-101, 19-114, 19-139, 20-07, 20-16, 20-36, 20-52, 20-81 and 20-84, by amending
section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk States, and for other purposes.
21-43 07.26.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 18-11, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 18-44, 18-81, 19-33, 19-106, 19-128, 19-134, 19-138, 20-11, 20-49, 20-55, 20-62 and 20-115, by amending section 2 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, to assist the states of Pohnpei and Yap in retiring debt and covering budget shortfalls, and for other purposes.
21-42     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-64, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-81, 19-97, 19-120, 19-137, 20-29, 20-86 and 20-119, by amending section 2 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the states of Kosrae and Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
21-41     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-10, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-26, 19-42, 19-51, 19-56, 19-72, 19-78, 19-96, 19-132, 19-163, 20-03, 20-25 and 20-58, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-40 CA 21-10   2nd Special Session 07/18/19

To further amend section 5 of Public Law No. 20-178, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 21-01 and 21-07, to change the use of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of Chuuk state, and for other purposes.

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21-39     2nd Special Session 07/18/19 To amend section 205 of title 52 of the code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated) for the purpose of revising the base salary schedule and professional premium of the FSM National Government employees, and for other purposes.
21-38     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 17-68, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 17-71, 17-81, 17-84, 17-89, 17-90, 18-03, 18-10, 18-13, 18-32, 18-46, 18-58, 18-87, 18-95, 19-16, 19-47, 19-87, 19-98, 19-123, 20-28 and 20-107, by amending section 6 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-37     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 17-59, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 17-63, 17-66, 17-70, 17-77, 17-86, 18-21, 18-29, 18-64, 18-83, 19-18, 19-113 and 20-126, by amending section 6 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-36     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 20-31, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-41, 20-50, 20-77 and 20-113, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk States, and for other purposes.
21-35     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-124, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-133, 19-140, 19-150, 20-05, 20-15, 20-33, 20-48, 20-63, 20-71, 20-156 and 20-175, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund priority infrastructure projects and other programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-34     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-121, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-130, 19-142, 19-145, 19-158, 20-09, 20-22, 20-51, 20-59, 20-70, 20-123, 20-162 and 20-170, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of the states of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-33     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-121, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-130, 19-142, 19-145, 19-158, 20-09, 20-22, 20-51, 20-59, 20-70, 20-123, 20-162 and 20-170, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs for the people of the states of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-32     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-93, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-104, 19-168 and 20-110, by amending section 2 thereof, for the purpose of changing the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund priority infrastructure projects and other programs, in the state of Chuuk, and for other purposes.
21-31     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To amend Public Law No. 19-89, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-94, 19-127, 19-151, 19-159, 20-06, 20-32 and 20-136, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-30     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend Public Law No. 19-54, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-62, 19-75, 19-79, 19-99, 19-119, 20-04, 20-56, 20-82 and 20-127, by amending section 6 thereof, to change the lapse date of funds previously appropriated therein for each of the states, and for other purposes.
21-29     2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To further amend section 404 of title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Law No. 19-169, to grant the National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA) the discretion to exempt a fishing vessel from the prohibition of fishing in neighbouring high seas, and for other purposes.
21-28 CA 21-12 07.24.19   2nd Special Session 07/17/19 To amend section 1204 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Law No. 19-67, to clarify the purpose of the FSM Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
21-27

CA 21-11 07.24.19

  2nd Special Session 07/17/19

To amend section 403 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, to clarify that the competitive bidding requirement applies only to contracts for which the allottee is a National Government agency, and for other purposes.

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21-26 CA 21-9   2nd Special Session 07/17/19

To amend sections 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 20-131, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-154, 20-159, 20-172, 20-187 and 21-03, in order to appropriate $3,659,620 of additional funds from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, to provide additional funding for the operations of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, various grants, subsidies and contributions, and for other purposes.

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21-25     2nd Special Session 07/16/19 To amend the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by creating a new title 13 thereof, for the purpose of establishing the procedures to be followed by the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia in exercising its power of eminent domain, and for other purposes.
21-24     2nd Special Session 07/05/19 To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, (Annotated), as amended, by repealing sections 801, 802, 803, 804 and 805, and inserting new sections 801, 802, and 803 designating sections 801, 802 and 803 as subchapter I, and by enacting new subchapters II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII and XIII for the purpose of establishing a new Revenue Administration Act of 2019, and for other purposes.
          FIRST SPECIAL SESSION
21-23     1st Special Session 06/13/19 To further amend section 4 of Public Law No. 19-124, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-133, 19-140, 19-150, 20-05, 20-15, 20-33, 20-48, 20-63, 20-71, 20-156 and 20-175, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund priority infrastructure projects and other programs in the state of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
 
21-22     1st Special Session 06/14/19 To amend sections 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 20-131, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-154, 20-159, 20-172 and 20-187, in order to appropriate $2,994,011 of additional funds from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, to provide additional funding for the operations of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, various grants, subsidies and contributions and Capital and Human Resources Development, and for other purposes.
21-21 CA 21-08 06.15.19   1st Special Session 06/14/19

To further amend Public Law No. 20-125, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-135, 20-146, 20-157, 20-179 and 20-189, by amending section 5 thereof, for the purpose of changing the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of the state of Chuuk, and for other purposes.

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21-20

CA 21-07 06.15.19

  1st Special Session 06/13/19 To further amend sections 4 and 6 of Public Law No. 20-141, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-145, 20-163, 20-164 and 20-190, to change the use and allottee of funds previously appropriated therein, for the purpose of funding priority infrastructure projects and other projects and programs in the state of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
21-19

CA 21-06 06.15.19

  1st Special Session 06/13/19

To further amend sections 4 and 5 of Public Law No. 20-178, as amended by Public Law No. 21-01, to change the use of funds previously appropriated therein, to fund public projects and social programs for the people of Pohnpei and Chuuk states, and for other purposes.

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CA 21-05 06.14.19

  1st Special Session 06/13/19 To further amend section 204 of title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-29, 19-63 and 20-47, to remove the Division of Personnel from the Office of the President, and create a separate Office of Personnel under this section, and for other purposes.
21-17     1st Special Session 06/13/19 To appropriate the amount of $250,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, in order to provide additional funding in support of a pending court case, and for other purposes.
21-16     1st Special Session 06/13/19 To appropriate $64,677,508 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, to provide funding for the operations of all branches of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, its agencies, various programs, grants, subsidies and contributions, capital improvement projects, and other purposes.
21-15 CA 21-04 06.14.19   1st Special Session 06/13/19 To further amend title 11 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, by amending sections 1141 and 1147 thereof, to correct technical errors in the 2014 F.S.M.C.  (Annotated), and for other purposes.
21-14     1st Special Session 06/13/19 To amend Article XIV, Section 1, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to provide that a proposed amendment shall become a part of the Constitution when approved by 2/3 of the votes cast on that amendment in each of 3/4 of the states, and for other purposes.
21-13 07.26.19   1st Special Session 06/11/19

To require annual reporting for all programs funded by foreign assistance grants by adding a new subsection (3) to section 226 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as amended, and for other purposes.

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          FIRST REGULAR SESSION
21-12     1st Regular Session 05/23/19 To further amend title 41 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), by creating a new chapter 12 to establish the FSM Pharmaceutical Act of 2019, and for other purposes.
21-11     1st Regular Session 05/22/19 Establishing the FSM Public Debt Management Act by further amending title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), by inserting a new chapter 15 thereof, providing for the procedures, terms and conditions of government borrowing, including the terms of on-lending of funds, issuance of sovereign guarantee, creating the Public Debt Management Advisory Group, and for other purposes.
21-10     1st Regular Session 05/22/19 To further amend the Foreign Investment Act of 1997, as amended, to streamline the review and screening of foreign investment applications and issuance of permits by creating a National Foreign Investment Single Window to achieve the stated purposes, by amending sections 202, 205, 206, and 208, and by inserting a new section 202A to title 32 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), and by providing for a transitional clause, and for other purposes.
21-09     1st Regular Session 05/22/19 To amend sections 102 and 109 of title 40 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), for the purpose of clarifying the authority of the Secretary of Education to regulate the creation, formation and operation of private schools in the Federated States of Micronesia in the interest of public safety and convenience, and for other purposes.
21-08     1st Reguar Session 05/22/19 To amend section 222 of chapter 2 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), by inserting a new subparagraph thereto, that creates a temporary exemption from duty with respect to all goods imported for the Integrated Coconut Processing Facility, Independent Power Plant, and Coconut Supply Chain Management on Tonoas Island, and for other purposes.
21-07 CA 21-03 06.14.19   1st Regular Session 05/20/19 To amend section 321 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated) to establish three corporate income tax rates for different levels of taxable income, and for other purposes.
21-06     1st Regular Session 05/17/19 To amend section 211 and to insert a new section 211B of title 27 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), to require the Federated States of Micronesia Petroleum Corporation to create and execute strategic plans to transition into an energy company, to expand its business activities into renewable sources of energy, and to provide for changing the Corporation‘s name to reflect its expanded business activities, and for other purposes.
21-05 CA 21-02 06.14.19   1st Regular Session 05/17/19

To further amend sections 1, 2, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 20-131, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 20-154, 20-159, 20-172 and 20-187, in order to appropriate $1,880,358 of additional funds from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, to provide additional funding for the operations of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, various grants, subsidies and contributions, and other purposes.

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21-04     1st Regular Session 05/14/19 To award a eight percent (8%) increase in the annual salary for all full-time employees of the Federated States of Micronesia’s National Government Public Service System who have successfully completed their initial probationary period, and for other purposes.
21-03 07.26.19   1st Regular Session 05/14/19

To provide for the selection of delegates and procedures for the Constitutional Convention approved in the referendum of March 2019, and for other purposes.

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21-02 CA 21-01 05.23.19   1st Regular Session 05/14/19 To amend section 137 of title 36 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (Annotated), as enacted by Public Law No. 20-35, by deleting reference to bearer share, and for other purposes.
 
21-1     1st Regular Session 05/13/19 To amend Public Law No. 19-85, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 19-155 and 20-180, by amending section 8 thereof, as enacted by Public Law No. 20-180, relating to the allottment and management of funds appropriated to the Joint Committee on Compact Review and Planning (JCRP), and for other purposes.