New 20th FSM Congress Passes Major Issues During First Regular Session

PALIKIR, POHNPEI [Congress PIO] – June 09, 2017.  The Twentieth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia adjourned its First Regular Session on Tuesday – May 30, 2017 with the passage of Congressional Acts that addressed the national budget, a new national department and telecommunications services, among others. Having taken care of its reorganization, the … Continue reading New 20th FSM Congress Passes Major Issues During First Regular Session

20th FSM Congress, Senator Moses New Vice Speaker, Yap Delegation Retains Chairmanship on Committees, and Others

Palikir, Pohnpei. [Yap Congressional Delegation Office] May 11, 2017. During the opening day of the new 20th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, Congress in reorganizing its leadership elected to retain Senator Wesley W. Simina of Chuuk as Speaker, and Senator Florencio Singkoro Harper of Chuuk as Floor Leader. Senator Esmond B. Moses of … Continue reading 20th FSM Congress, Senator Moses New Vice Speaker, Yap Delegation Retains Chairmanship on Committees, and Others

FSM Congress To Convene New 20th Congress

PALIKIR, POHNPEI [Congress PIO] May 10, 2017. The Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia will convene tomorrow May 11, 2017, in Palikir to seat the recently elected two-year representatives of the states to the Nation’s twentieth congressional body. The Congress is a unicameral Body comprised of fourteen members elected to represent the each of the … Continue reading FSM Congress To Convene New 20th Congress

Marine Security Acts Top Final Session of 19th Congress

PALIKIR, POHNPEI [Congress PIO] April 14, 2017. The Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia adjourned its final session on April 5th with the passage of measures to secure the Nation’s maritime borders and the biodiversity of its environment, among other issues. On March 27th, the Congress convened for its Eighth Special Session to address … Continue reading Marine Security Acts Top Final Session of 19th Congress

Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

Tofol, Kosrae. [Congress PIO]. April 14, 2017.  Speaker Wesley W. Simina headed a delegation from the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference (SNLC) held in the State of Kosrae from March 18th and 20th. The Speaker’s delegation was comprised of the following Members and staff: the two … Continue reading Speaker Simina Heads Congressional Delegation to the 10th State and National Leadership Conference in Kosrae

Congress Delays January Regular Session

PALIKIR, POHNPEI. (Congress PIO) January 06, 2017 – The Nineteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia has delayed its January Session or its Sixth and final Regular Session from January 10th to convene instead on the 23rd of January. In light of its recent back-to-back special sessions in November and December 2016, Congress decided … Continue reading Congress Delays January Regular Session

Congress confirms Susaia for Ambassador and Hainrick for Auditor

PALIKIR, POHNPEI. (Congress PIO) December 21. 2016 – Congress has during its recent Special Session confirmed Susaia as Ambassador for the Washington Embassy and Hainrick to maintain his post as National Public Auditor The President had called for special session highlighting the need for the Congress to address certain nomination pending before the Body. The … Continue reading Congress confirms Susaia for Ambassador and Hainrick for Auditor