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

FSM Congress R&D Committee to Conduct Public Hearing in Yap State on Proposed Bill on Seabed Resources and Others

Colonia, Yap. December 9, 2015. The FSM Congressional Committee on Resources and Development will be conducting a Public Hearing in the State of Yap on Monday, December 14, 2015 at 9:00 AM at the Yap State Legislative Chamber. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to discuss the following measures assigned to the Committee on … Continue reading FSM Congress R&D Committee to Conduct Public Hearing in Yap State on Proposed Bill on Seabed Resources and Others

FSM Congress Passes $75.4 Million FY16 Budget – Assistance to Yap, other FSM States?

Colonia, Yap. October 8, 2015. The 19th FSM Congress, two days prior to the beginning of this fiscal year 2016, passed Public Law 19-32 - the 2016 FSM National Government Budget of nearly $75.43 million. Senator Joseph J. Urusemal and Senator Isaac V. Figir on their recent return to their home State of Yap reports … Continue reading FSM Congress Passes $75.4 Million FY16 Budget – Assistance to Yap, other FSM States?

Second Regular Session Seats Moses and Tackles National Budget

PALIKIR, POHNPEI.  September 23, 2015 – The Second Regular Session of the 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia convened on September 14 and seated the newly elected Member of the Body and tackled the National Government Budget for fiscal year 2016. Senator Esmond B. Moses was sworn into office as the newest member … Continue reading Second Regular Session Seats Moses and Tackles National Budget

Yap Congressional Delegation Briefs Yap State Leadership

Colonia, Yap. August 7, 2015. On July 30, 2105, FSM Senator Joseph J. Urusemal and FSM Senator Isaac V. Figir of the Yap Congressional Delegation briefed the Yap State Leadership on recent activities and efforts of the newly organized 19th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia. Representatives of the two Councils of Traditional Leaders, … Continue reading Yap Congressional Delegation Briefs Yap State Leadership

FSM CONGRESS UPDATES

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS Monday July 27, 2015   Five Contenders for Pohnpei’s ED 3 in Congress Special Session Seats At-Large Winners, Joins Inaugural Ceremonies Congress Confirms Chief Justice, UN Representative Among Others Measures of the First Special Session of the 19th FSM Congress Five Contenders for Pohnpei’s ED3 in Congress On July 24 2015, the … Continue reading FSM CONGRESS UPDATES