BILLS
 Sixteenth FSM Congress
~ May 11, 2009  thru  May 10, 2011 ~

Congressmen

Bill No.

Act No.

Title  of  Congressional  Bill

   

SIXTH SPECIAL SESSION
(March 21 - 25, 2011)
Extended from March 26-31, 2011 (Due to the adoption of C.R. No. 16-174)
 

16-189   To change the use of $75,000 in appropriated funds from Merit Scholarship to National Scholarship by amending section 8 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-53 and 16-60, and for other purposes.
16-188   To appropriate the sum of $80,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, to be channeled through the Micronesia Red Cross, for the purpose of contributing to the international relief effort for the recent disasters in Australia and New Zealand, and for other purposes. BE IT
16-187   To amend section 673 of title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to clarify that depositing of revenues received pursuant to the provisions of sections 901 and 902 of title 24 in the Maritime Surveillance Revolving Fund shall commence on October 1, 2011, and for other purposes.
16-186   To amend section 203 of title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to open mobile telecommunications services in the FSM to competition, and for other purposes.
16-185   To further amend Public Law No. 16-58, as amended by Public Law No. 16-64, by amending sections 4 and 5 thereof to modify the use of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in the States of Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
16-184   To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24, 16-32, 16-39, 16-45, 16-54 and 16-67, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
16-183   To amend section 1013 of title 37 of the Federated States of Micronesia, as enacted by Public Law No. 14-88, to eliminate certain restrictions on a captive insurance company for loans to or investments in its parent company or affiliates, and for other purposes.
16-182   To amend Public Law No. 16-62 by amending sections 2 and 4 thereof, to modify the use of funds previously appropriated therein to fund public projects and social programs in the States of Kosrae and Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
16-181   To appropriate the sum of $100,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, to be channeled through the Micronesia Red Cross, for the purpose of contributing to the international relief effort for the recent disasters in Japan, and for other purposes.
16-180   To further amend Public Law No. 16-49, as amended by Public Law No. 16-68, by amending the title and sections 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 thereof, to modify the use of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in the States of Pohnpei and Chuuk, and to offer technical amendments there to, and for other purposes.
16-179   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 112, as amended by Public Law Nos. 10-93, 10-149, 12-18, 14-40, and 14-90, and section 141, as amended by Public Law No. 14-90 for the purpose of providing a tax break to new businesses, and for other purposes.
   

SIXTH REGULAR SESSION
(January 10th - 29th, 2011)

 

16-177   To appropriate $500,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the Chuuk Public Utility Corporation (CPUC), and for other purposes.
16-176 CA 16-69

To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding from funds available under the amended Compact from the capacity building sector in the total amount of $554,085 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1 and 9 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-48, 16-53, and 16-60, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.29.11 |CD4]

16-175   To further amend section 805 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10- 68, 13-21, 13-60, and 15-24 to increase the States share of certain taxes collected.
16-174 CA 16-68

To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24, 16-32, 16-39 and 16-45, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs for the State of Chuuk for fiscal year 2010, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.20.11]

16-173 CA 16-66

To amend Public Law No. 16-58, by amending sections 3 and 4, to modify the use of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in the States of Yap and Pohnpei for fiscal year 2011, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.19.11 |CD2]

16-172 CA 16-65

To amend Public Law No. 16-49, by amending the title and sections 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 thereof, to modify the use of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in the States of Yap, Pohnpei, and Chuuk and to offer technical amendments thereto, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.20.11 |CD3]

16-171   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $4,322,259 of which amount, $360,000 is from Fiscal Year 2011 Compact grant from Infrastructure and 554,085 is from Fiscal Year 2011 Compact grants from Capacity Building Sector, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Law No. 16-48, and Public Law No. 16-53, and for other purposes.To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $4,322,259 of which amount, $360,000 is from Fiscal Year 2011 Compact grant from Infrastructure and 554,085 is from Fiscal Year 2011 Compact grants from
Capacity Building Sector, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Law No. 16-48, and Public Law No. 16-53, and for otherpurposes.
16-170   To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 11-81, 13-8, 13-78, and 14-81, by amending section 117 to exempt employees of the Project Management Unit for the Compact Infrastructure Grants under the Department of Transportation, Communication, and Infrastructure from the Public Service System Act, and for other purposes.
16-169 CA 16-62

To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding in the total amount of $[536,128] 446,128 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1, 2 and 3 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Law Nos. 16-48 and 16-53, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.12.11 |CD3]

16-168 CA 16-64

To appropriate the sum of $1,050,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in each of the four states, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.17.11 |CD1]

16-167   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, 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 2010, and for other purposes.
16-166   To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by further amending section 203, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-55, 15-09 and 15-74, and by further amending section 204, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-55, 13-75 and 15-09, for the purpose of transferring responsibility for the budget of the National Government to the Department of Finance and Administration and renaming the Office of Statistics, Budget, Overseas Development Assistance and Compact Management consistent with such a transfer, and for other purposes.
   

Fifth Special SESSION
(November 15th - 24th, 2010)

 

16-165 CA 16-67

To further amend Public Law No. 10-72, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-103 and 16-26, by amending sections 12, 13, 14, and 18 thereof for the purpose of increasing the effectiveness of meetings of the Board of Directors of Caroline Island Air, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 01.20.11 |CD2]

16-164   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding in the total amount of $20,063 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1, 2 and 8 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Law No. 16-48, and for other purposes.
16-163   To appropriate from the general fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $4,812,860, of which amount, $1,174,340 is from the Fiscal Year 2011 Compact grants from Infrastructure and Capacity Building Sectors, and $3,638,520 is from domestic revenue in the general fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, by amending sections 1, 2, 8, and 9 of Public Law No. 16-43, as amended by Public Law No. 16-48, and for other purposes.
16-162  

To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 203 for the purpose of allowing competition in the provision of telecommunications services in the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.

16-161  

To appropriate the sum of $1,005,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in each of the four states, and for other purposes.

16-160  

To amend Public Law No. 15-31, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 15-54, 15-79, 16-2, 16-21, 16-28 and 16-51, by further amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.

16-159  

To appropriate the sum of $9,984 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the purpose of paying overtime differential to legal staff of the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.

16-158  

To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new chapter 5 to establish the Net Profit Tax Act of 2010, and for other purposes.

16-157  

To further amend chapter 2 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesian, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 9-139, 13-60, and 15-58, by amending sections 211, 212, 222, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 238, 242, 249, 250, 253, 254, 256, 258, 267 and 269 thereof; by repealing section 221 and inserting a new section 221 in lieu thereof; by repealing sections 241, 257, 261, 264, 265 and 270; and by adding a new section 271 thereto; for the purpose of establishing the Customs and Duty Standardization Act of 2010; and for other purposes.

16-156  

To further amend section 509 of title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws No. 10-62, 10-118, 10-151, 11-41, 11-52, 13-43, and 14-73, to grant overtime differential to attorneys and staff members of the Department of Justice for overtime work performed in connection with urgent work assignments including a Congressional and a court session, and for other purposes.

16-155  

To amend sections 122 and 131 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by creating an exemption from the wages and salaries tax for the first $5,000 of an employee’s total wages and salaries for a calendar year, and for other purposes.

16-154  

To further amend Title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by adding a new chapter 7, for the purpose of establishing a Federated States of Micronesia Unified Revenue Authority for the National Government, and for other purposes.

16-153  

To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24, 16-32, 16-39 and 16-45, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs for the State of Chuuk for fiscal year 2010, and for other purposes.

16-152  

To amend Section 115 of title 50 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of enabling divisions of the National Government responsible for immigration, customs, and quarantine to defray the costs of overtime accrued by their officials by collecting payments from the operators of aircraft and sea vessels, and for other purposes.

16-151  

To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new subchapter XVII to chapter 6 to establish an Immigration, Customs and Quarantine Overtime Revolving Fund, and for other purposes.

16-150  

To appropriate the sum of $88,900 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the installation of two machines for transmittal of passport applications, and for other purposes.

   

Fifth Regular SESSION
(September 13 - October 6th , 2010)
extended to October 6th through CR 16-130
 

16-149 CA 16-52

To amend Public Law No. 16-43 by amending section 2 thereof to change the use of certain funds in order to provide for the payment of wages and overtime for fiscal years 2010 and 2011 for Divisions of the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 10.06.10 |CD1

16-148  

To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 208 thereof for the purpose of making the Telecommunications Corporation subject to the Gross Revenue Tax, and for other purposes.

16-147 CA 16-51

To amend Public Law No. 15-31, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 15-54, 15-79, 16-2, 16-21 and 16-28, by further amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein forthe State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 10.01.10]

16-146 CA 16-50

To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding in the total amount of $200,280 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by amending sections 1, 2, and 8of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-20, 16-22, 16-25, and 16-35, and for other purposes].
:[PASSED: 9.30.10 |CD1

16-145  

To recommend certain individuals for naturalization as citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.

16-144  

To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a total amount of $270,280 to cover the shortfall at the Division of Immigration and Labor, the National Police, and the National Department of Education, and for payment of the MLFC loan for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for other purposes.

16-143 CA 16-49

To further amend section 8 of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-25, and 16-35, to modify the use of a line item for the Office of Environment and Emergency Management, and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED:  09.29.10 ]

16-142 CA 16-53

To appropriate the sum of $4,200,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the four States of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 10.06.10 |CD4

16-141  

To further amend title 53 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 12-76, 14-37, 14-86, 15-73 and 16-10, by amending sections 603, 804, 806, 901 and 902 thereof, to delay for one year the implementation of the reduction to the Social Security retirement benefits received by an individual between the ages of 60 and 64, to delay the implementation of the tax increase for one year, and for other purposes.

16-140  

To further amend chapter 3 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by further amending section 312, as amended by Public Law No. 14-110, section 313, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 14-110 and 16-19, section 321, as amended by Public Law No.16-36, section 322, section 331, section 342, section 351, as amended by Public Law No. 14-110, section 352, and section 370, and by enacting new sections 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, to make procedural changes to the corporate tax in order to make it more attractive to potential taxpayers, and for other purposes.

16-139   To appropriate the sum of $1,168.051 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the operation of the Project Management Unit (PMU) in the Department of Transportation, Communication and Infrastructure, and for other purposes.
16-138  

To further amend title 53 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 12-76, 14-34, 14-37, 14-86, 15-73 and 16-10, by amending sections 603, 804, and 806 of title 53, to reduce the Social Security retirement benefits received by an individual between the ages of 60 and 62 and amend the quarterly deductible wages, and for other purposes.

16-136   To propose amendments to Article X, Sections 1 and 10, of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of enabling the citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia to elect the President and Vice-President by popular vote, and for other purposes.
16-135   To propose amendments to Article X, sections 4, 5, and 6 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of changing the eligibility requirements of the President and Vice-President of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-134   To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new subchapter XVII to chapter 6 for the purpose of establishing an Outer Islands Relocation Fund, and for other purposes.
16-133   To amend section 223 of title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, to limit the tenure of the chief executive officer of the Telecommunications Corporation of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSMTC) to six years, and for other purposes.
16-132   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding in the total amount of $342,530 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by amending sections 1, 2, 4, 6, and 8 of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-20, 16-22, 16-25, and 16-35, to allow reprogramming of any budget line items for the Department of Foreign Affairs, by amending section 11 of Public Law No. 16-7, for other purposes.
16-131 CA 16-43 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 and 16-33, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Yap, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 9.23.10 |CD1
16-130 CA 16-45 To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, the sum of $1,400,000 for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the four States of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 9.23.10 |CD1
16-129 CA 16-44 To further amend Public Law No. 14-84, as amended, by amending section 9 thereof, to change the lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in each of the States, and for other purposes.
:[PASSED: 9.23.10 |CD1
16-128 CA 16-46 To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24, 16-32 and 16-39, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs for the States of Chuuk and Pohnpei for fiscal year 2010, and for other purposes.
:PASSED: 9.24.10 |CD2
   

FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION
(July 28, 2010 - August 3, 2010)
 

16-127  

To appropriate the sum of $363,608 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the activities and programs of the Department of Education for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes.

16-126  

To appropriate the sum of $94,394 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of supplementing the operation of the National Department of Education, and for other purposes.

16-125  

To expedite access of funds out of unexpended Compact funds from years prior to fiscal year 2007 that are due to lapse, by inserting a new section 303A in chapter 3, title 55, of the FSM Code, in order to bring flexibility to allocation of funds among the five governments, and for other purposes.

16-124  

To authorize the President to execute on behalf of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia a concessional loan agreement with the Government of the People’s Republic of China and to set the terms and conditions thereof, and for other purposes.

   

FOURTH REGULAR SESSION
(May 11 - 30,  2010)
 

16-123   To further amend Section 805 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 7-41, 9-139, 10-68, 13-21, and 15-24, for the purpose of funding the Social Security Retirement Fund with corporate income tax revenues, and for other purposes.
16-122   To appropriate the sum of $50,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the Operation of the Hawaii United Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-121   To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 203 and adding a new section 232 for the purpose of improving the Telecommunications services provided to the outer islands, and for other purposes.
16-120 CA 16-36 To further amend section 321 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by P.L. No. 13-71, in order to decrease the tax rate imposed on major corporations, and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED:  05.27.10 ]
16-119 CA 16-37 To appropriate the sum of $70,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the needed repair of the FSS Independence.
:  [PASSED:  05.29.10 |CD.1 ]
16-118   To amend chapter 8 of title 41 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by enacting new sections 802 and 803 to establish the standard of proper packaging and labeling of tobacco products, and for other purposes.
16-117 CA 16-39 To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $907,577 for fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by amending sections 1, 2, 8, and 9 of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Law Nos. 16-20 and 16-25, and for other purposes.
[PASSED:  05.30.10 | CD6 | SCR.16-78 ]
16-116   To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 402 and 409, as amended for the purpose of extending MiCare coverage to all medical treatment, setting a limit on annual benefits, and for other purposes.
16-115   To appropriate the sum of $750,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the Chuuk State Debt Release Program, and for other purposes.
16-114 CA 16-47 To further amend section 103 of title 36 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Law No. 15-75, to clarify the application of the 60-day period for submission of stock affidavit of an approved major corporation, to modify the FSM notary requirement, and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED:  09.28.10]
16-113   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by further amending sections 321, 322, 331, 351, 352 and 370, in order to decrease the tax rate imposed on major corporations, to modify the tax payment procedures and a requirement for an audited financial statement, to place certain restrictions on tax assessment and applicability to foreign tax credits, and to insert additional sections 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377 and 378 under title under 54, and for other purposes.
16-112   To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 204, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 10-55, 13-75, and 15-09 for the purpose of establishing a National Energy Office, and for other purposes.
16-111   To appropriate the sum of $200,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of purchasing the MS. Micro Spirit, and for other purposes.
16-110   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia supplemental funding in the amount of $70,000, to cover the emergency reprogramming and spending for the FSS Independence pursuant to Presidential Declaration dated May 11, 2010, and for other purposes.
16-109   To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by Public Laws Nos. 7-20, 13-38, and 16-27, by amending subsection 7 of section 601 thereof, to modify the Micronesian Culture and Tradition Day to include Environment, and for other purposes.
16-108 CA 16-70

To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new subchapter XII to chapter 6 to establish a Maritime Surveillance Revolving Fund, and for other purposes.

To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new subchapter XII to chapter 6 to establish a Maritime Surveillance Revolving Fund, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  01.29.11 | CD1 )

16-107   To further amend section 203 of title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by P.L. Nos. 10-55, 15-09, and 15-74; and to further amend section 207 of title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by P.L. Nos. 10-55, 11-40, 13-77, and 15-23; and to amend section 101 of title 20 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of designating the administrative head of each department “Minister”, and for other purposes.
16-106   To further amend section 221 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as enacted by P.L. No. 9-139 and amended by P.L. No. 13-60, to change the import duties applicable to certain products, and for other purposes.
16-105   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended Public Laws Nos. 7-41, 10-93, 10-149, 12-18, 14-40 and 14-90, by further amending section 112 thereof to permit certain deductions for purposes of the Gross Revenue Tax and for other purposes.
16-104   To appropriate the sum of $2,000,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in each of the States, and for other purposes.
16-103 CA 16-35 To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-24 and 16-32, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for funding Economic and Social Projects and programs for Chuuk State, and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED: 5.26.10  | CD2 ]
16-102 CA 16-48 To appropriate $53,044,445 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, 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; and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED:  09.29.10 |CD.1 ]
16-101   To amend Sections 302, 303 and 304 of Title 9 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, for the purpose of authorizing the National Election Commissioner of each State to appoint members for an election board, counting and tabulation committee, and other temporary or permanent election staff for each Polling Place, and for other purposes.
16-100   To further amend Sections 801, 802, 803 of Title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by repealing sections 804 and 805, 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 2010, and for other purposes.
16-99   To further amend Title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by adding a new chapter 7, for the purpose of enacting a Federated States of Micronesia Unified Revenue Authority Act of 2010 for the National Government and for other purposes.
16-98   To further amend chapter 2 of Title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Law No. 9-139, Public Law No. 13-60, Public Law No. 15-58, by amending section 211, by adding new definitions under section 212, by repealing sections 213, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 266, 267, 268, 269 and 270, and enacting new sections 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226 and 227, and amending sections 241 to 265 of subchapter III of chapter 2, for the purpose of establishing a National Value Added Tax Act of 2010, and for other purposes.
16-97   To further amend Title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by adding a new Chapter 5 to establish the Net Profit Tax Act of 2010, and for other purposes.
   

THIRD SPECIAL SESSION
(March 20 - 26, 2010)
 

16-96   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $9,744,053 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by further amending sections 1, 2, 8, and 9 of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 16-20 and 16-25, and for other purposes.
16-95 CA 16-32 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 and 16-11, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Yap, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED 3.25.10) 
16-94 CA 16-30 To further amend Public Law No. 16-18, as amended by Public Law No. 16-24, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the States of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED 3.25.10)
16-93 CA 16-31 To appropriate funds made available by the “FSM Infrastructure Sector Grant – Fiscal Year 2010 – AED/PE” grant of $9,250,000 for the purpose of funding the Architecture, Engineering and Design/Preliminary Engineering of Public Infrastructure Projects for the State and National Governments of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED 3.25.10)
16-92   To further amend title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by further amending section 203, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 5-21, 6-62, 7-97, 10-55, 15-09 and 15-74 and by further amending section 204, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 5-21, 10-55, 13-75 and 15-09 for the purpose of transferring the Budget Office to the Department of Finance and Administration and transferring the function of economic planning to the Department of Resources and Development, and for other purposes.
16-91   To further amend chapter 2 of title 3 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by enacting a new section 203 thereof, to establish the requirements for convening a special session of Congress, and for other purposes.
   

THIRD REGULAR SESSION
(January 25 - February 13, 2010)
 

16-90   Directing the President of the Federated States of Micronesia, or his designee, that in accordance with section 2 of Article XIV of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia that at least every ten years the question: “Shall there be a convention to revise or amend the Constitution?” of the Federated States of Micronesia be submitted to the people in a general election, such question shall be submitted to the people in the general election to be held on March 8, 2011, as was submitted in 2001, and for other purposes.
16-89   To further amend title 3 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Law No. 13-59, by amending section 201 thereof to establish a revised schedule for regular sessions of Congress, and for other purposes.
16-88   To amend Sections 1 and 2 of Public Law No. 16-23, an appropriation for funding fiscal year 2010 economic and social projects and programs for the States of Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, by changing the use and allottee of certain funds previously appropriated therein for Chuuk State, and for other purposes.
16-87   To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Law No. 11-026, by amending section 208 thereof for the purpose of making the Telecommunications Corporation liable for the payment of any tax, assessment or contribution as may be required by law, and for other purposes.
16-86   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 112 thereof to permit certain deductions for purposes of the Gross Revenue Tax and for other purposes.
16-85   To appropriate the sum of $9,250,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia through the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding the Public Infrastructure Projects for the State and National Governments of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-84   To propose amendments to Article X, Sections 1 and 5 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of requiring the President and Vice President to run together on the same slate, enabling the citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia to elect the President and Vice-President by popular vote, and for other purposes.
16-83   To further amend section 221 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as enacted by PL No. 9-139 and amended by PL No. 13-60, to change the import duties applicable to certain products, and for other purposes.
16-82   To propose an Amendment to Article X Section 4 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, to delete the requirement that the President of the Federated States of Micronesia must be a member of Congress for a 4 year term, and for other purposes.
16-81 CA 16-38 To amend sections 201 and 203 of title 37 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as established by Public Law No. 14-66, to separate the functions of the Insurance Board and the Insurance Commissioner from the Banking Board and the Banking Commissioner, and for other purposes.
[PASSED: 5.30.10  |CD1 | SCR.16-81 ]
16-80   To appropriate the National Government’s share of $400,000 from the 200,000,000 yen financial grant (or equivalent in US dollars) from the Government of Japan for fuel consumption for the public utilities corporations in the states of Chuuk and Pohnpei, and the College of Micronesia-FSM, Chuuk campus, and for other purposes.
16-79 CA 16-23 To amend Public Law No. 16-07, by amending Section 4 thereof, to modify the use of funds previously appropriated therein for Personnel of the National Judiciary Branch, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  02.01.10)
16-78 CA 16-63

To further amend section 207 of title 2 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, to clarify that ambassadors must resign after a new President takes office, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  01.17.11 | CD1 )

16-77 CA 16-24 To amend Public Law No. 16-18 by amending sections 1 and 2 thereof, to change the use and allottee of certain funds previously appropriated therein, and to offer certain technical amendments thereto, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  02.01.10)
16-76 CA 16-26 To amend Public Law No. 15-31, as amended, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  02.13.10)
16-75   To appropriate the sum of $350,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of providing funding for Infrastructure Maintenance Fund matching for the States of Yap, Kosrae, Chuuk and for furniture purchase for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
16-74   To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 509 to permit compensation for hours worked beyond regular hours to staff of the Division of Statistics of the Office of Statistics, Budget, Overseas Development Assistance and Compact Management, and for other purposes.
16-73   To authorize the President of the Federated States of Micronesia, or his designee, to executive a guaranty agreement, to secure the line of credit agreement between the FSM Development Bank and European Investment Bank, setting forth the mechanics for the implementation of the guaranty, to authorize the appropriation of the sum of not more than USD 5 million dollars to guarantee the line of credit extended by the European Investment Bank to the FSM Development Bank upon default of the latter, and for other purposes.
16-72 CA 16-22 To appropriate the sum of $199,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs in the States of Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes. 
(PASSED:  01.29.10)
16-71 CA 16-42 To amend section 205 of title 22 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to afford flexibility to the board of Coconut Development Authority in holding board meetings, and for other purposes.
[PASSED:  09.23.10:  |CD1]
16-70 CA 16-27 To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the amount of $2,274,901 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by amending sections 1, 2, 6, 8, and 9 of Public Law No. 16-7, as amended by Public Law No. 16-20, and for other purposes. 
:  (PASSED:  02.13.10)
16-69   To further amend title 30 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as enacted by Public Law No. 8-47 and amended by Public Laws Nos. 9-114, 10-8, 11-26 and 12-75, by enacting a new section 139 to establish a maximum permissible interest rate to be charged by the Federated States of Micronesia Development Bank and to prohibit certain lending requirements for Development Bank loans, and for other purposes.
16-68 CA 16-25 To further amend Public Law No. 10-072 by amending Section 1 thereof, by changing the name of the Corporation, by amending Sections 6,7,8 and 9 thereof relating to the composition of the Board of Directors of the Corporation, and by amending Section 19 thereof, by changing the requirement for the chief executive officer of the Corporation, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED: 02.13.10)
16-67   To amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia dealing with Public Employment to create a new “Subchapter VII: Employee Use of Government Resources” with section 601 titled “Government Vehicles,” and for other purposes.
   

SECOND SPECIAL SESSION
(November 30 - December 09, 2009)
 

16-66   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia the sums of $55,950 for the Department of Foreign Affairs, $215,263 for Capacity Building Roadmap of the Department of Finance and Administration, $400,000 for FSM Development Bank capital for private sector; and from the SEG and Sector Grants pursuant to the amended Compact the sums of $603,240 for the National Department of Education Integration Plan from the education sector grant, $9,250,000 for infrastructure projects from the infrastructure sector grant, and $684,564 for COM-FSM from Supplemental Education Grant; and for other purposes.
16-65 CA 16-16 To amend Public Law No. 16-07 to appropriate the “FSM Education Sector Grant - Fiscal Year 2010 - Amendment 1” grant of $603,240 to the National Department of Education, to appropriate the “FSM Supplemental Education Grant – Fiscal Year 2009” grant of $684,564 to the College of Micronesia, and for other purposes. 
(PASSED:  12.07.09)
16-64 CA 16-21 To amend section 313 of title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to make all Captive Insurance Companies subject to the Federated States of Micronesia corporate income tax regardless of capitalization, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED: 12.08.09)
16-63   To amend the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by enacting new chapters 9 and 10 for the purpose of establishing a law on financial disclosures for candidates in national elections, on political campaign financing and financial reporting, and for other purposes.
16-62 CA 16-33 To amend the Revised National Election Act of 2005 by amending section 602 of title 9 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia to increase the period for requesting an absentee ballot by mail from 120 days to 150 days prior to election day and to provide for a definite turn around period for the mailing back of absentee ballot, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  3.25.10)
16-61 CA 16-19 To amend Public Law No. 15-31, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.  
:  (PASSED:  12.08.09)
16-60   To modify the sources of funding for operating expenses of the National Public Auditor by amending section 5 of Public Law No. 16-7, and for other purposes.
16-59   To appropriate the sum of $109,033 from the General of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year 2010, to provide additional funding source to the State of Kosrae to balance its budget, subject to special terms and conditions as may be set by the President, and for other purposes.
16-58   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia a supplemental funding in the total amount of $1,353,549 for fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, by amending sections 1, 2, 6, 8, and 9 of Public Law No. 16-7, and for other purposes.
16-57   To provide a legal procedure to dissolve the corporate existence of the National Fisheries Corporation, to establish an interim corporate entity called Liquidation Management Corporation to receive all assets and liabilities of the defunct National Fisheries Corporation for the purpose of liquidation of assets and settlement of liabilities, and for other purposes.
16-56   To amend sections 102, 401, 403 and 404 of title 9 of the code of the Federated States of Micronesia in order to modify the definition of “resident” qualified to participate in the national elections to avoid disenfranchising qualified FSM citizens outside of the Federated States of Micronesia, to strengthen the requirements in keeping of records, and to clarify the procedures of registration of voters and distribution of Voter Identification Card, and for other purposes.
16-55   To appropriate the sum of $500,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year 2010, for the public education in connection with the proposed amendments to the constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia as authorized by Public Law No. 15-60 and Public Law No. 15-61, and for other purposes.
16-54   To further amend title 53 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 603 to exempt earnings from non-covered employment from the definition of earning test.
16-53   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 141 thereof to create a limited exemption from the tax on gross revenues for businesses involving significant investment from outside the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-52   To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by repealing subchapter III of chapter 6, consisting of sections 613, 614, 615, 616, and 617, thereby dissolving the Maritime Operations Revolving Fund; providing that all funds remaining in the Maritime Operation Revolving Fund at time of dissolution transfer into the General Fund; and for other purposes.
   

SECOND REGULAR SESSION
(September 14-October 03, 2009)
 

16-51   To further amend title 9 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 103, and by adding a new section 402A, to allow an unregistered voter to vote in National Elections in certain circumstances and for other purposes.
16-50 CA 16-15 To appropriate the sum of $20,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, to be channeled through the Micronesia Red Cross for the purpose of funding the costs associated with the unfortunate natural disaster occurred in the Philippines, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  10.03.09)
16-49   To appropriate a sum of $100,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the purpose of funding the Prior Service Program, and for other purposes.
16-48 CA 16-17 To further amend title 37 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by including a definition of a new class 3 Multiple Corporate Captive Insurance Companies and providing for the issuance of captive insurance managing licenses, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  12.08.09)
16-47   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia the sum of $29,975 for payment of obligations incurred for the March 2009 national election and the sum of $125,000 for the Compact Review Committee, and for other purposes.
16-46   Providing for the appointment of the FSM representatives to the Joint Economic Management Committee and the Joint Trust Fund Committee in accordance with the Compact of Free Association, as amended, between Federated States of Micronesia and the United States, and for other purposes.
16-45   To amend section 11 of Public Law No. 15-55, as amended, to allow one-time reprogramming from the personnel line item of the Department of Foreign Affairs to meet the costs of currency fluctuations for the FSM Tokyo Mission Office, and for other purposes.
16-44 CA 16-12 To amend Public Law No. 13-84, as amended, by amending section 1 thereof to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated for social programs and public projects in Chuuk Election District No. 5, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.23.09)
16-43   To amend section 8 of Public Law No. 15-55, as amended, to extend lapse date of funding for National Maritime boundary Delineation, and for other purposes.
16-42 CA 16-09 To further amend Public Law No. 15-32, as amended, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the States of Kosrae and Yap, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  9.21.09)
16-41   To appropriate from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia, a sum of $3.5 million for the purpose of funding public projects and social programs in the four States, and for other purposes.
16-40   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 805 thereof, to increase percentage of revenue used to fund post-graduate school scholarships, and for other purposes.
16-39   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 805 thereof to restrict the use of certain revenues collected for cigarettes under section 221, to the state where they were collected, and for other purposes.
   

FIRST SPECIAL SESSION
(August 31-September 3, 2009)
 

16-38 CA 16-06 To appropriate the sum of $369,912, from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the purpose of funding the overtime of immigration officers of the Department of Justice, special election for the at-large seat for State of Pohnpei, debt-servicing of ADB loan, Compact Review Committee, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.03.09)
16-37 CA 16-09 To amend section 11 of Public Law No. 15-55, as amended, to allow one-time reprogramming from the personnel line item of the Department of Foreign Affairs to meet the costs of banking transactions for the FSM Tokyo Mission Office, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.21.09)
16-36   To further amend title 50 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 113 of chapter 1 and by enacting a new section 117 of chapter 1, requiring entry visas for certain nationals entering the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-35 CA 16-14 To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 630, 631 and 632 of subchapter VI thereof to modify the intent of the Fisheries Observer Revolving Fund and to increase the threshold amount in the Fund, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  10.01.09)
16-34 CA 16-10

To further amend title 53 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws Nos. 5-120, 7-118, 9-056, 12-76, 14-34, 14-37, 14-86 and 15-73, by amending the following provisions of title 53, sections 603, 804 and 806, to delay the implementation of the Social old age benefits received by an individual between the ages of 60 and 64 for three years, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.22.09)

16-33 CA 16-05 To appropriate the sum of $60,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year 2009, for the purpose of funding the national special election to fill the vacant at large seat to take place pursuant to law, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.03.09)
16-32  

To further amend title 24 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by repealing Subsection 801(7) and renumbering Subsections 801(8) and 801(9), by amending Sections 901 and 902 thereof for the purpose of ceasing the distribution of 50% of the proceeds from fishing penalties to a State involved and by depositing 50% of the proceeds assessed and collected from fishing penalties under this chapter into the Fisheries Observer Revolving Fund; and for other purposes.

16-31 CA 16-08 To further amend Public Law No. 14-84, as amended, by amending sections 4 and 9 thereof, to change the use, allottee and lapse date of certain funds previously appropriated to fund public projects and social programs in the State of Yap, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.19.09)
16-30   To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 902 and 903 of chapter 9 concerning the procedure for the admission of new states into the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-29   To further amend title 36 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 201 thereof, relating to the Office of the Registrar of Corporations, and for other purposes.
16-28   To propose an amendment to Section 8 of Article IX and Section 4 of Article X of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia for the purpose of making all members of congress elected for four years, to set a term limit for all members of congress, and to make all members eligible for the Offices of President and Vice President, and for other purposes.
16-27 CA 16-20 To appropriate the sum of $1,400,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, for the purpose of funding Economic and Social Projects and Programs in the States of Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  12.08.09)
   

FIRST REGULAR SESSION
(May 11 - June 04, 2009)
 

16-26 CA 16-34

To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending sections 210, 211, 212, 213 and 218 thereof relating to the appointment and composition of the Board of Directors of the Telecommunications Corporation of the Federated States of Micronesia, establishing term limits for appointive Board members, and for other purposes.
:
 [PASSED: 5.17.10  | CD1 | SCR.16-72 ] 

16-25   To further amend section 115 of title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Laws 10-15 and 14-56, to eliminate the mandatory retirement age for employees subject to the National Public Service System, and for other purposes.
16-24   To appropriate the sum of $137,000 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2009 for the purpose of funding Public Projects in the State of National Public Service System, and for other purposes.
16-23 CA 16-07 To appropriate $39,739,722 from the General Fund of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, 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; and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  9.22.09)
16-22   To recommend Helen (Fonglen) Leong Aten for naturalization as a citizen of the Federated States of Micronesia, and for other purposes.
16-21   To convert unpaid balances of prior loans from the Federated States of Micronesia to the National Fisheries Corporation funded pursuant to Public Law No. 6-69 and Public Law No. 9-78 into grants for the purposes for which such loans were provided, and for other purposes.
16-20 CA 16-13 To further amend title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 145 subsection 1 thereof, to delete maternity as a reason for leave of absence, and by adding a new subsection 3 to allow paid maternity leave for public employees of the National Government and for other purposes.
(PASSED:  9.29.09)
16-19   To further amend title 55 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended by Public Law No. 13-93, by amending section 303 thereof to modify the division formula for Compact funds, and for other purposes.
 16-18  CA 16-04 To amend Section 1 of Public Law No. 15-80 to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for public projects and social programs in the States of Pohnpei and Chuuk, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  05.30.09)
16-17 CA 16-40 To amend Title 40 of the Code of the Federated states of Micronesia by adding a new subchapter VI within chapter 3 to establish a National Merit Scholarship Program allowing selected high school valedictorians the opportunity to attend the college of their choice, and for other purposes.
:  [PASSED:  5.30.10  | CD.1 |  SCR.16-89 ]
16-16   To further amend Public Law No. 15-32, as amended, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
 16-15   To further amend Title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending Section 163 thereof, for purposes to include Certified Audit Examiner, Anti-Fraud Examiner, Public Accountant, and Government Financial Managers to be eligible for professional premium, and for other purposes.
 16-14   To amend Public Law No. 15-70, by amending Section 2 thereof, to improve the selection for FSM representatives to the Joint Economic Management Committee (JEMCO) established by the amended Compact of Free Association between the Federated States of Micronesia and the United States, and for other purposes.
16-13   To further amend Title 52 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending Section 163 thereof, for purposes to include Certified Audit Examiner, Anti-Fraud Examiner, Public Accountant, and Government Financial Managers to be eligible for professional premium, and for other purposes.
 16-12 CA 16-01 To further amend Section 3 of Public Law No. 15-55, as amended, to modify the use of funds previously appropriated therein for the operation of the Legislative Branch of the National Government of the Federated States of Micronesia for the fiscal year 2009, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  05.18.09)
 16-11   To amend title 7 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, by amending sections 102 and 202, for the purpose of adding additional criteria by which someone can become a naturalized citizen of the Federated States of Micronesia, extending the definition of the term “Micronesian”, and for other purposes.
16-10   To propose an amendment to the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, for the purpose of increasing the representation of women in Congress by increasing the number of at-large seats in Congress, and reserving said seats for women, and for other purposes.
 16-09   To further amend title 50 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 103 of chapter 1 to limit the eligibility for entry permits of spouses and unmarried children of non citizen principals, and for other purposes.
 16-08   To further amend title 21 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by enacting a new chapter 3 to establish the National Government’s regulatory power over Telecommunication Operation in the Federated States of Micronesia, and by enacting new sections 232, 233 and 234 and by amending section 203 of chapter 2 thereof to ensure the transparency, financial accountability and reporting, and fair procurement practices of the Federated States of Micronesia Telecommunications Corporation, and for other purposes.
 16-07   To amend sections 301, 307, 313 and 322 of title 37 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia in order to expand and clarify the authority and powers of the Insurance Board in regulating the insurance industry, including the authority to approve certain transfers relating to insurance business before any transfer takes effect, both for domestic and foreign entities engaged in insurance business; to modify the requirements for broker’s license application, to expand the present exemption from posting of bond applicable to certain foreign insurers; to introduce a technical amendment to the provision on reporting and disclosure of information by auditors and actuaries; and for other purposes.
 16-06   To amend title 209 and 210 of title 55 of the code of the Federated States of Micronesia to conform to the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, the treaty obligations of the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia under the terms of the Compact of Free Association, as amended, and related agreements, and to the current organizational structure of the Executive Branch; and for other purposes.
 16-05 CA 16-18 To amend title 29 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia by modifying sections 402, 404 and 405, to set a separate treatment over application of foreign banks seeking to establish a new branch in the FSM as opposed to first-time applications for issuance of a license; modifying section 612 to alter the loan exposure ceiling imposed on banks; and to change section 613 in order to increase the limit that a bank may loan to its officer, director, agent, employee and/or related person; and for other purposes.
: (PASSED:  12.08.09)
16-04 CA 16-03 To amend Public Law No. 15-31, as amended, by amending sections 1 and 2 thereof, to change the use and allottee of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  05.26.09)
 16-03 CA 16-02 To further amend Public Law No. 15-32, as amended, by amending Section 1 thereof, to change the use of certain funds previously appropriated therein for the State of Pohnpei, and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  05.26.09)
 16-02   To further amend title 54 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 805 to provide that the States shall receive seventy percent of certain taxes collected beginning October 1, 2009 and for other purposes.
 16-01 CA 16-28 To further amend title 1 of the Code of the Federated States of Micronesia, as amended, by amending section 601 thereof to establish Micronesian Culture and Traditions Day as a national holiday and for other purposes.
:  (PASSED:  02.15.10)

 


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