CODE OF THE

FEDERATED STATES

OF MICRONESIA

2014 edition

(annotated)

 

This Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (2014 Edition, Annotated) is provided as a public service to provide free access over the internet to the latest version of the FSM Code.  This Code was prepared and authorized by Public Law No. 18-96 which became law on November 6, 2014 without the signature of the President.  The provisions of Public Law No. 18-96 can be accessed through the website of the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia at www.fsmcongress.fm.

The following is the table of contents to the 2014 FSM Code.  The provisions of the Code are provided for each title by clicking the respective link for each chapter.  If an Acrobat pdf version of a chapter is desired simply click on the "Acrobat pdf version" link for that chapter.

 

 

Title 1

General Provisions

 CHAPTERS

1          Bill of Rights (§§ 101-114) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Interpretation of Law and Code (§§ 201-234) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General (§§ 201-213)

            II         Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (§§ 220-234)

3          Oath of Office (§ 301) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Capital of the Federated States of Micronesia (§§ 411-412) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Flag (§§ 501-503) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Holidays (§§ 601-603) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Amendment of the Constitution (§§ 701-706) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          National Anthem (§§ 801-803) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Admission of New States (§§ 901-908) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

 Title 2

EXECUTIVE

CHAPTERS


1          Presidential Succession (§§ 101-105) (Acrobat pdf version)


2          Executive Organization (§§ 201-210) (Acrobat pdf version)


3          Statistics and Census (§§ 301-314) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

 

TITLE 3

LEGISLATIVE

CHAPTERS

1          Congressional Organization (§§ 101-107) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Congressional Sessions (§§ 201-202) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Congressional Salaries (§§ 301-304) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Congressional Investigation (§§ 401-417) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Advice and Consent (§§ 501-502) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Legislative Counsel (§§ 601-602) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Impeachment and Removal (§§ 701-708) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 4

Judiciary OF THE FSM

CHAPTERS

1          Judicial Organization (§§ 101-125) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Jurisdiction (§§ 201-208) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Extraterritorial Criminal Jurisdiction (§§ 301-306) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

TITLE 5

JUDICIARY OF THE TTPI

[REPEALED in its entirety by PL 5-135 § 7] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 6

Judicial Procedure

CHAPTERS

1          Process (§§ 111-136) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          Issuance, Service, and Return (§§ 111-113)

            II         Fees and Costs (§§ 121-123)

            III       Foreign Service of Process (§§ 131-136)

2          Absent Defendants (§§ 201-204) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Venue (§§ 301-304) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Survival of Actions (§ 401) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Actions for Wrongful Death (§§ 501-503) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Actions Against the Trust Territory (§§ 601-603) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Actions Against the Federated States of Micronesia (§§ 701-707) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Limitation of Action (§§ 801-814) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          New Trial—Appeal and Review (§§ 901-907) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Fees, Costs, and Fines (§§ 1011-1022) (Acrobat pdf version)

SUBCHAPTERS

I          Fees and Costs (§§ 1011-1019)

II         Disposition of Fines (§§ 1021-1022)

11        Uniform Single Publication Act (§§ 1101-1102) (Acrobat pdf version)

12        Contribution Among Joint Tort-feasors Act (§§ 1201-1206) (Acrobat pdf version)

13        Evidence (§§ 1301-1303) (Acrobat pdf version)

14        Enforcement of Judgments (§§ 1401-1415) (Acrobat pdf version)

15        Special Proceedings (§§ 1501-1510) (Acrobat pdf version)

16        Domestic Relations (§§ 1611-1635) (Acrobat pdf version)

SUBCHAPTERS

I          General Provisions (§§ 1611-1616)

II         Annulment and Divorce (§§ 1621-1629)

III       Adoption (§§ 1631-1635)

17        Reciprocal Enforcement of Support (§§ 1711-1758) (Acrobat pdf version)

SUBCHAPTERS

I          General Provisions (§§ 1711-1714)

II         Criminal Enforcement (§§ 1721-1722)

III       Civil Enforcement (§§ 1731-1758)

18        Mental Illness (§§ 1801-1806) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 7

Citizenship

CHAPTERS

1          Trust Territory Citizenship (§§ 101-105) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Federated States of Micronesia Citizenship (§§ 201-208) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          FSM Nationals (§§ 301-304) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 8

Transition

CHAPTERS

1          Commission on Future Political Status and Transition (§§ 101-112) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Transfer of Functions (§§ 201-206) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Use of Terms (§§ 301-302) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Legislative Power of State Governments (§§ 401-402) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Study Group on Indefinite Land-Use Agreements (§§ 501-505) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 9

National Elections

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-113) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Candidates (§§ 201-206) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Election Officials (§§ 301-306) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Registration (§§ 401-406) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Procedure for Ballots (§§ 501-505) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Procedure for Absentee Voters (§§ 601-606) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Procedure for Conduct of National Elections (§§ 701-715) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Procedure for Petitions and Appeals (§§ 801-805) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 10

Foreign Relations

CHAPTERS

1          FSM Representative Office (§§ 101-103) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          International Organization Immunities (§§ 201-209) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          United Nations Law of the Sea Conference (§§ 301-303) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Amendments to Compact of Free Association (§§ 401-402) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Foreign Affairs Responsibilities and Procedures (§§ 501-506) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Diplomatic Missions (§§ 601-605) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 11

Crimes

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-110) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Inchoate Crimes (§§ 201-204) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          General Principles of Responsibility (§§ 301-306) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Crimes Against National Security (§§ 401-404) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Crimes Against Public Administration (§§ 501-530) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          Obstructing Government Operations (§§ 501-509)

            II         Abuse of Office (§§ 510-513)

            III       Public Corruption (§§ 514-521)

            IV        Perjury and Related Crimes of Falsification (§§ 522-530)

6          Offenses Against Property and Persons (§§ 601-622) (Acrobat pdf version)

SUBCHAPTERS

I          General Offenses (§§ 601-610)

II         Trafficking in Persons (§§ 611-622)

7          Civil Rights (§§ 701-702) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Emergency Proclamations (§§ 801-804) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (§§ 901-979) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 901-911)

            II         Money and Laundering (§§ 912-928)

            III       Confiscation (§§ 929-979)

                        PARTS

                        1          Application for Confiscation and Pecuniary Penalty Orders

                                    (§§ 929-932)

                        2          Confiscation Orders (§§ 933-941)

                        3          Pecuniary Penalty Orders (§§ 942-949)

                        4          Control of Property (§§ 950-956)

                        5          Restraining Orders (§§ 957-965)

                        6          Realization of Covered Property (§§ 966-970)

                        7          Production Orders and Other Information Gathering Powers

                                    (§§ 971-979)

10        FSM Weapons Control (§§ 1001-1031) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Controlled Substances (§§ 1111-1149) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 1111-1112)

            II         Standards and Schedules (§§ 1116-1128)

            III       Manufacture, Distribution, and Dispensing (§§ 1131-1138)

            IV        Offenses and Penalties (§§ 1141-1149)

12        Sentencing (§§ 1201-1204) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 12

Criminal Procedure

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-102) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Process—Warrants and Arrests (§§ 201-220) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Searches and Seizures (§§ 301-314) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Rights of Defendants (§ 401) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Preliminary Matters (§§ 501-507) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Bail (§§ 601-608) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Witnesses (§§ 701-702) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Dismissal (§§ 801-802) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Insanity (§§ 901-902) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Criminal Extradition [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Juveniles (§§ 1101-1107) (Acrobat pdf version)

12        Joint Administration of Law Enforcement (§§ 1201-1204) (Acrobat pdf version)

13        Justice Improvement Commission (§§ 1301-1307) (Acrobat pdf version)

14        Criminal Extradition (§§ 1401-1410) (Acrobat pdf version)

15        Criminal Extradition Procedures (§§ 1501-1516) (Acrobat pdf version)

16        Interstate Extradition (§§ 1601-1608) (Acrobat pdf version)

17        Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (§§ 1701-1719) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 1701-1704)

            II         Mutual Assistance (§§ 1705-1716)

            III       Miscellaneous (§§ 1717-1719)

 

Title 13

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)


Title 14

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 15

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 16

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 17

Administrative Procedure

CHAPTERS

1          FSM Administrative Procedures (§§ 101-113) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          TT Administrative Procedure (§§ 201-216) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 18

Territory, Economic Zones

and Ports of Entry

CHAPTERS

1          Territorial Boundaries and Economic Zones (§§ 101-108) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Ports of Entry (§§ 201-210) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Regulation of Foreign Vessels (§§ 311-335) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          Entry into Territorial Waters (§§ 311-317)

            II         Seizure and Forfeiture Proceedings (§§ 321-330)

            III       Pilotage of Foreign Vessels (§§ 331-335)

 

Title 19

Admiralty and Maritime

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-106) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          National Flag and Nationality (§§ 201-204) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Registration of Vessels, Mortgages and Liens (§§ 301-340) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Requirements of Vessels Within the FSM (§§ 401-432) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Certification of Seamen (§§ 501-511) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Employment and Welfare of Seamen (§§ 601-643) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Pilotage (§§ 701-719) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Marine Aids to Navigation (§§ 801-809) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Wreck and Salvage (§§ 901-928) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Carriage of Goods by Sea (§§ 1001-1004) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Limitation of Liability (§§ 1101-1108) (Acrobat pdf version)

12        Safety of Navigation (§§ 1201-1205) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 20

Aeronautics

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§ 101) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          General Powers of the Secretary; National Preemption (§§ 201-202) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Organization of Civil Aviation Authority and Powers and Duties of the Secretary (§§ 301-309) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Air Carrier Economic Regulation (§§ 401-418) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Nationality and Ownership of Aircraft (§§ 501-503) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Safety Regulation of Civil Aeronautics (§§ 601-609) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Regulation of Airports (§§ 701-705) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Aircraft Accident Investigation (§ 801) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Penalties (§§ 901-902) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Procedures (§§ 1001-1008) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Miscellaneous Provisions (§§ 1101-1104) (Acrobat pdf version)

12        FSM Airline Corporation (§§ 1201-1225) (Acrobat pdf version)

13        Air Passenger Safety Instructions (§§ 1301-1303) (Acrobat pdf version)

14        Prohibitions on Passenger Aircraft (§§ 1401-1403) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 21

Telecommunications

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-109) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Telecommunications Corporation (§§ 201-231) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 22

Agriculture and Livestock

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Coconut Development (§§ 201-217) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Copra Trade Licensing (§§ 301-305) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Quarantines (§§ 401-415) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Export Meat Inspection (§§ 501-546) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 23

Resource Conservation

CHAPTERS

1          Marine-Species Preservation (§§ 101-116) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Endangered Species Act (§§ 301-317) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 24

Marine Resources


Subtitle I

Marine Resources Act of 2002

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-124) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Management Authority (§§ 201-211) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Permits for Fishing on the High Seas or in an Area Designated by a Fisheries Management Agreement by Flag Vessels (§§ 301-303) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Access Agreements for Foreign Fishing and Related Activities (§§ 401-407) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Conservation, Management and Sustainable Use of Fishery Resources (§§ 501-504) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Enforcement (§§ 601-611) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Jurisdiction and Evidence; Administrative Proceedings (§§ 701-707) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Forfeiture and Disposition of Seized or Confiscated Property (§§ 801-808) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Violations and Penalties for Prohibited Acts (§§ 901-920) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        State Entities for Development of Marine Resources (§§ 1001-1007) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        National Fisheries Corporation (§§ 1101-1124) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 25

Environmental Protection

 

SUBTITLE I

FSM ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-103) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          FSM Environmental Protection Board (§§ 201-210) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Enforcement (§§ 301-308) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 26

Historical Sites and Antiquities

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-102) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Institute for Micronesian History and Culture (§§ 201-203) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Historic Preservation Procedures (§§ 301-305) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Protection of Artifacts (§§ 401-402) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 27

ESSENTIAL SERVICES

 CHAPTERS

1          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          FSM Petroleum Corporation Act of 2007 (§§ 201-265) (Acrobat pdf version)

            I          General Provisions (§§ 201-202)

            II         Establishment and Board of Directors (§§ 211-221)

            III       Officers and Staff (§§ 231-234)

            IV        Powers and Functions of Corporation (§§ 241-243)

            V         Corporate Finances and Reporting (§§ 251-255)

            VI        Miscellaneous (§§ 261-265)

 

Title 28

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 29

Commercial Banking

 

SUBTITLE i

FSM BANK ACT

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-105) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Banking Board (§§ 201-209) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Domestic Banks (§§ 301-311) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Foreign Banks (§§ 401-408) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Licensing of Banks (§§ 501-504) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Regulation and Supervision of Banks (§§ 601-627) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Control over Banks (§§ 701-705) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Receivership and Liquidation (§§ 801-803) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          FDIC Proceedings and FDBs (§§ 901-904) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

 Title 30

Development Banking

 CHAPTERS

1          FSM Development Bank (§§ 101-138) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Investment Development Fund (§§ 201-202) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Investment Development Act (§§ 301-320) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          FSM Venture Funds (§§ 401-425) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 31

Bankruptcy and Insolvency

 

SUBTITLE I

BANKRUPTCY ACT OF 2004

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-112) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Receivership Proceedings (§§ 201-209) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Reorganization Proceedings (§§ 301-311) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 32

Business Regulation

 CHAPTERS

1          Business Licensing (§§ 101-110) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Foreign Investment (§§ 201-225) (Acrobat pdf version)

SubchapterS

I          Introductory Provisions (§§ 201-203)

II         General Rules Allocation of Government Responsibilities (§§ 204-206)

            III       Foreign Investment Permits (§§ 207-209)

            IV        Expatriate Worker Authorizations and Entry Permits (§§ 210-212)

            V         Reporting Requirements (§§ 213-215)

            VI        Guarantees and Entitlements (§§ 216-219)

            VII      Sanctions; Judicial Review; Other Provisions (§§ 220-225)

3          Anticompetitive Practices (§§ 301-306) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Notaries Public (§§ 411-426) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 411-417)

            II         Powers and Duties (§§ 421-426)

5          Noncitizen Peddlers [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Lateritic Soil Development Franchises (§§ 601-606) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 33

Commercial Law

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Sales [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Commercial Paper [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Bank Deposits and Collections [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Letters of Credit [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Bulk Transfers [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Warehouse Receipts, Bills of Lading, and Other Documents of Title [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Investment Securities (§§ 801-808) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Real Property Security Instruments (§§ 901-920) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Secured Transactions Act (§§ 1001-1071) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 1001-1011)

II         Perfection and Priority of Security Interests (§§ 1012-1031)

            III       Filing (§§ 1032-1046)

            IV        Enforcement of Security Interests (§§ 1047-1069)

            V         Transition Provisions (§§ 1070-1071)

11        [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

12        [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 34

Consumer Protection

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-114) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Usury (§§ 201-207) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Bank Disclosure (§§ 301-306) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

TITLE 35

COPYRIGHTS, PATENTS AND TRADEMARKS

 CHAPTERS

1          Copyrights (§§ 101-126) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 36

Corporations and Business Associations

 CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-108) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Registrar of Corporations (§§ 201-209) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Securities Regulation [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Partnerships [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Cooperative Associations [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Credit Unions [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Nonprofit Associations [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 37

Insurance

 

SUBTITLE I

Insurance Act of 2006

CHAPTERS

1          Interpretation (§§ 101-105) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Administration (§§ 201-217) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Licensing (§§ 301-323) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Policies (§§ 401-406) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          General Provisions (§§ 501-506) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Violations and Penalties (§§ 601-602) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

OTHER CHAPTERS

7          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

8          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

9          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

10        The Captive Insurance Act of 2006 (§§ 1001-1016) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 38

International Trade

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Export Controls (§§ 201-202) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Duty-Free Shops (§§ 301-312) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Labeling of Imported Products (§§ 401-405) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 39

Postal System

CHAPTERS

1          National Postal Service (§§ 101-113) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Postal Crimes (§§ 201-244) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 40

Education

CHAPTERS

1          Educational System (§§ 101-114) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Educational Policy and Standards (§§ 231-237) (Acrobat pdf version)

SubchapterS

I          Teacher Certification [Repealed]

II         Education Standards [Repealed]

III       Special Education (§§ 231-237)

IV        School Year and Attendance [Repealed]

V         Nonpublic Schools [Repealed]

3          Student Assistance (§§ 321-383) (Acrobat pdf version)

SubchapterS

I          Student Loan Fund [Repealed]

            II         General Assistance (§§ 321-323)

III       Student Loan Revolving Fund (§§ 324-334)

IV        Continental Airlines Scholarship Program (§ 335)

V         Fisheries and Maritime Training Programs (§ 371)

VI        National Merit Scholarship Program (§§ 381-383)

4          College of Micronesia (§§ 401-420) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Library of the Congress of Micronesia (§§ 501-505) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Aid to Nonpublic Schools Fund (§§ 601-606) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          College of Micronesia—FSM (§§ 701-734) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 41

Public Health, Safety and Welfare

CHAPTERS

1          Health Services Administration (§§ 101-119) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Health Services Personnel (§§ 201-214) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          Licensing (§§ 201-210)

            II         Training (§ 213)

3          Health Care Certificates of Need (§§ 301-314) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Immunization of School Children (§§ 401-409) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Child Abuse (§§ 501-506) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Sanitation (§§ 601-606) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Disaster Relief Assistance Act of 1989 (§§ 701-710) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Prohibition of Smoking (§ 801) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          FSM Nursing Practice Act (§§ 901-931) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        National Food Safety Act (§§ 1001-1032) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Cancer Registry System Act (§§ 1101-1108) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 42

Economic Development

CHAPTER

1          Economic Development Plan (§§ 101-102) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 43

Statistics and Census

CHAPTER

1          Statistics and Census Act (§§ 101-114) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 44

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)


Title 45

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 46

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 47

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 48

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 49

[Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 50

Immigration

CHAPTERS

1          Immigration Act (§§ 101-116) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Passports (§§ 201-207) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 51

Labor

CHAPTERS

1          Protection of Resident Workers (§§ 111-169) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 111-115)

            II         Application of Chapter (§§ 121-122)

            III       Hiring of Nonresident Workers (§§ 131-139)

            IV        Employment Status of Nonresident Workers (§§ 141-142)

            V         Administration of Chapter (§§ 151-155)

            VI        Enforcement of Chapter (§§ 161-169)

2          Nonresident Workers’ Health Certificates (§§ 201-207) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Labor Development (§§ 301-307) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 52

Public Employment

CHAPTERS

1          Public Service System (§§ 111-170) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 111-119)

            II         Administration (§§ 121-124)

III       Appointment and Promotion of Employees (§§ 131-138)

IV        Employee Rights and Tenure in Employment (§§ 141-147)

V         Disciplinary Action (§§ 151-157)

            VI        Compensation Plan (§§ 161-166)

            VII      Home Leave Transportation (§§ 167-170)

2          Public Service Salaries (§§ 201-211) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Exempt Employees (§§ 301-307) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Health Insurance Plan (§§ 401-410) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          National Government Employees’ Early Retirement Program (§§ 501-511) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 53

Social Security and

Prior-Service Benefits


Subtitle I

TT Social Security

CHAPTERS

1          General Provisions (§§ 101-106) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Social Security Board (§§ 201-208) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Coverage and Benefits (§§ 301-313) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Contributions (§§ 401-405) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Retirement Fund (§§ 501-505) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Subtitle II

FSM Social Security

CHAPTERS

6          General Provisions (§§ 601-07) (Acrobat pdf version)

7          Social Security Board and Administration (§§ 701-08) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Coverage and Benefits (§§ 801-11) (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Contributions (§§ 901-04) (Acrobat pdf version)

10        Retirement Fund (§§ 1001-06) (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Transitional Provisions (§§ 1101-10) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 54

Taxation and Customs

CHAPTERS

1          Taxation of Wages, Salaries, and Gross Revenues (§§ 111-157) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 111-118)

            II         Taxation of Wages and Salaries:  Taxes Applicable (§§ 121-124)

            III       Taxation of Wages and Salaries:  Withholding and Reporting (§§ 131-139)

            IV        Taxation of Gross Revenues (§§ 141-144)

            V         Enforcement (§§ 151-157)

2          Duties and Customs (§§ 211-270) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 211-213)

            II         Import Duties (§§ 221-227)

            III       Customs Procedures (§§ 231-270)

3          Income Tax Regime for FSM Corporations (§§ 311-378) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 311-315)

            II         Taxation (§§ 321-323)

            III       Credits (§§ 331-332)

            IV        Accounting (§§ 341-342)

            V         Administration (§§ 351-360)

            VI        Enforcement (§§ 370-378)

4          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

5          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

6          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

7          FSM Unified Revenue Authority (§§ 701-769) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 701-702)

            II         Establishment, Membership, and Meetings of the Authority (§§ 711-721)

            III       Service of the Authority (§§ 731-735)

            IV        Functions, Duties and Powers of the Authority (§§ 741-742)

            V         Financial Provisions and Reporting (§§ 751-759)

            VI        Miscellaneous (§§ 761-769)

8          Revenue Administration (§§ 801-805) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Revenue Administration (§§ 801-896) [FOR REFERENCE ONLY] (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 801-803) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            II         Tax Returns (§§ 806-807) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            III       Tax Decisions (§§ 810-816) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            IV        Objections and Appeals (§§ 819-821) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            V         Recovery of Unpaid Tax (§§ 824-831) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            VI        Levy and Execution (§§ 834-839) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            VII      Record Keeping and Information Collection (§§ 842-848)

                        [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            VIII    Representatives (§§ 851-852) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            IX       Rulings (§§ 855-862) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            X         Interest and Administrative Remedies (§§ 865-870)

                        [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            XI       Taxation Offenses (§§ 873-883) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            XII      Forms and Notices (§§ 886-890) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

            XIII    Final Provisions (§§ 893-896) [FOR REFEREENCE ONLY]

9          Penalties (§§ 901-903) (Acrobat pdf version)


Title 55

Government Finance and Contracts

 CHAPTERS

1          Budget Procedures (§§ 101-111) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Financial Management (§§ 201-228) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Internal Fiscal Procedures for Compact Implementation (§§ 301-326) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Government Contracts (§§ 401-419) (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Public Auditor (§§ 501-507) (Acrobat pdf version)

6          Funds (§§ 601-1612) (Acrobat pdf version)

SubchapterS

I          Imprest Revolving Funds (§§ 601-607)

II         Disaster Relief Fund (§§ 608-612)

            III       Maritime Operations Revolving Fund (§§ 613-617)

            IV        Supply Stock Revolving Fund (§§ 618-622)

            V         Bond Repayment Fund (§§ 623-629)

            VI        Fisheries Observer Revolving Fund (§§ 630-634)

            VII      Asian Development Bank Loan Fund (§§ 640-645)

            VIII    Controlled Substance Procurement Revolving Fund (§§ 650-654)

            IX       Aquaculture Revolving Fund (§§ 655-659)

            X         ADB Water Loan Fund (§§ 660-665)

            XI       External Debt Management Fund (§§ 667-673)

            XII      Medical Licensing Revolving Fund (§§ 674-678)

            XIII    Maritime Surveillance Revolving Fund (§§ 679-682)

            XIV     External Debt Management Fund (§§ 1601-1607)

            XV      Immigration, Customs and Quarantine Overtime Revolving Fund

                        (§§ 1608-1612)

7          Development Matching Grant (§§ 701-707) (Acrobat pdf version)

8          Chuuk State Commission on Improvement Projects (§§ 801-804) [REPEALED] (Acrobat pdf version)

9          Sale of Code and Supplements (§§ 901-925) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          Code (§§ 901-902)

            II         First Supplement (§§ 903-904)

            III       Second Supplement (§§ 920-925)

10        Kosrae State Commission on Improvement Projects [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

11        Trust Territory Financial Management (§§ 1101-1137) (Acrobat pdf version)

            SUBCHAPTERS

            I          General Provisions (§§ 1101-1103)

            II         General Fund of the Congress of Micronesia (§§ 1121-1123)

            III       Department of Finance (§§ 1131-1137)

12        FSM Trust Fund (§§ 1201-1222) (Acrobat pdf version)

13        Public Projects (§ 1301) (Acrobat pdf version)

14        Loans to States (§ 1401) (Acrobat pdf version)

15        Compact Management Board (§§ 1501-1512) [Repealed] (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 56

Government Property Acquisition

 CHAPTERS

1          Eminent Domain (§§ 101-113) (Acrobat pdf version)

2          Real Property Acquisition (§§ 201-209) (Acrobat pdf version)

3          Relocation Assistance (§§ 301-314) (Acrobat pdf version)

4          Alien Property (§§ 401-405) (Acrobat pdf version)

 
 

Title 57

Money and Currency

 CHAPTERS

1          Currency (§ 101) (Acrobat pdf version)

 

Title 58

Compact Funds Financing

 CHAPTERS

1          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

2          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

3          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

4          [Reserved] (Acrobat pdf version)

5          Compact Funds Financing (§§ 511-564) (Acrobat pdf version)

SubchapterS

I          General Provisions (§§ 511-514)

II         Authorization (§§ 521-525)

III       Issuance of Bonds (§§ 531-537)

IV        Payment, Cancellation and Redemption of Bonds (§§ 541-545)

V         FSM Fiscal Agents (§§ 551-555)

VI        Legal Matters (§§ 561-564)