20th FSM Congress Resolutions

 
Resolution No. Adoption Date  Session Date Title
        SECOND REGULAR SESSION | September 14 - October 03, 2017
20-36       Establishing May 11 of each calendar year as National Taro Planting Day in the Federated States of Micronesia.
20-35       Approving and accepting a grant from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the amount of $500,000 to provide funding for the Kosrae International Airport, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-34       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”).
20-33       Approving and accepting a grant assistance in the amount of $337,000 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, to support and fund the FSM Family Planning Program, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-32 09.16.17     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, 2017.
20-31 09.20.17     Expressing the sincere sadness and condolences to the family of the Honorable Tony de Brum, and to the government and citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands at his passing on August 22, 2017.
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20-30       Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $164,968 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, to fund the FSM Maternal and Child Health Services Program, for the budget period from October 01, 2016, to September 30, 2028, for the improvement of mothers and children’s health in the FSM, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-29       Ratifying the 2001 UNESCO Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage.
20-28 09.21.17     Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $853,081 from the U.S. Department of Education, Division of Special Education Program, for the Federal Fiscal Year 2017 fund under Part B of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
: SCR No. 20-22 (E)
20-27       Ratifying the Small Quantities Protocol Between the Federated States of Micronesia and the International Atomic Energy Agency.
20-26       Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $400,991 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the Federated States of Micronesia Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Project, for the budget period from January 01, 2017, to December 31, 2017, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-25 09.15.17     Expressing the sincere sadness and condolences to the family of the late Honorable Ready E. Johnny at his passing on August 15, 2017.
       

FIRST SPECIAL SESSION  |  July 6 - 15, 2017

20-24       Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $417,164 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund FSM Public Health and Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-23 07.14.17     Requesting the President of the Federated States of Micronesia to appoint a task force to work on the issues raised by the Uniform Guidance pertaining to the U.S. financial regulations.
20-22       To confirm the nomination of Mrs. Sihna Neth Lawrence to serve as a member of the Joint Trust Fund Committee, representing the Federated States of Micronesia, pursuant to sections 215 and 216 of the Compact of Free Association, as amended, between the United States and the Federated States of Micronesia and the Government of the United States of America.
20-21       Approving and accepting grants to the Federated States of Micronesia in the total amount of $8,300,000 from the Asian Development Bank, to fund the Improving the Quality of Basic Education Project, including all the terms and conditions of the grants.
20-20 07.13.17     Approving and accepting grant in the amount of ¥21,270,000 from the Government of Japan, to fund the Goods and Services Program for the fiscal year 2018 to assist the fisheries development program of the state of Pohnpei, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
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20-19 07.14.17     Approving and accepting a U.S. Agency for International Development grant in the amount of $240,000, to fund the implementation of the Institutional Strengthening in PICs to Adopt to Climate Change Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
: SCR 20-15 (Committee on Climate Change)
20-18 09.21.17     Approving and accepting a 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 support and fund FSM Department of Health and Social Affairs Opioid State Targeted Response Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
: SCR No. 20-17 (H&SA)
20-17 07.13.17     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, 2017.
       

FIRST REGULAR SESSION OF THE 20CFSM    [May 11 - 30, 2017]

20-16 05.30.17     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.
20-15       To confirm the nomination of Mr. Joseph Villazon to serve as a member of the Board of Regents of the College of Micronesia-FSM, representing the state of Pohnpei.
20-14 05.25.17     Expressing the sincere gratitude and appreciation to Mr. Lucas Cupps for his dedicated service as staff attorney to the Congress Federated States of Micronesia.
20-13 05.22.17     Expressing the sincere appreciation to Eastern Oregon University for their support and promotion of students from the Federated States of Micronesia.
20-12 05.30.17     To approve and accept a grant in the amount of EUR 325,000 from the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany for enhancing investments in small-scale renewable energy technologies in the Federated States of Micronesia, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-11 05.30.17     To approve and accept a grant in the amount of EUR 436,089 from the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany for protecting islands through learning and leading in adaptation to climate change and renewable energy, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-10 05.29.17     Ratifying the agreement to the Treaty on Fisheries Between the Governments of Certain Pacific Island States and the Government of the United States of America.
: SCR No. 20-11 (R&D)
20-09       Approving and accepting the small scale grant aid project from the Korea International Cooperation Agency in the amount of $200,000 for the improvement of the Kosrae International Airport facilities in the state of Kosrae, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
20-08 05.19.17     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, 2017.
20-07 05.24.17     Approving and accepting a grant amendment in the amount of $113,110 from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change through the Green Climate Fund to the Federated States of Micronesia, to fund a contract for a GCF grant writer specialist.
20-06       To amend section 1 of rule 6, and to create a new section 8 of rule 7 of the Official Rules of Procedure of the Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, to remove a portion of the duties of the Committee on Resources and Development, and to create a new standing committee entitled: “Environmental Affairs”.
20-05 05.22.17     Requesting that the Speaker of the Twentieth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia establish a Special Committee on Climate Change and Environmental Issues.
20-04 05.30.17     Approving and accepting a grant in the amount of $150,247 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to fund the FSM Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Project, including all the terms and conditions of the assistance.
: SCR No. 20-12 (H&SA)
20-03 05.29.17     To confirm the nomination of Mr. Kosak M. Keller to serve as a member of the Federated States of Micronesia Social Security Board of Trustees, representing the National Government.
: SCR No. 20-08 (H&SA)
20-02 05.17.17     Designating and appointment of Mr. T. Lam Dang to the position of Legislative Counsel to the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.
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20-01 05.17.17     Designating and appointing Mrs. Liwiana Ramon Ioanis to the position of Chief Clerk to the Twentieth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.

 

 

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