CHAPTER 4

Capital of the Federated States of Micronesia

SECTIONS

411.              Acceptance.

412.              Applicable laws.

 

Editor's note:  PL 6-56 1 repealed the former chapter 4, "Capital of the Federated States of Micronesia," ( 401-408) in its entirety.

 

            411.  Acceptance.

            The Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia hereby accepts the territory described in "Quitclaim of Public Trust Land," dated January 15, 1985, Pohnpei State Public Lands Authority document number 7838, as "that certain real property located in Palikir Section, Sokehs Municipality, Pohnpei State, and more particularly described as follows:  Parcel No. 017-B-01 as shown on Public Lands Authority Plat No. 017-B-00 dated January 15, 1985, containing an area of 134.288 acres of land more or less," and designates this area as the National Capital and the permanent seat of the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia.

 

Source:  PL 6-42 1.

 

Editor's note:  PL 6-42 became law on January 15, 1990 without the signature of the President.  PL 6-56 1 repealed former chapter 4 of this title, "Capital of the Federated States of Micronesia," ( 401-408) in its entirety. PL 6-42 is codified herein as a law of permanent application pursuant to the authority provided by 1 F.S.M.C. 233.

 

Cross-reference:  The statutory provisions on the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia are found in title 3 of this code.

 

            412.  Applicable laws.

            Unless and until changed by subsequent Acts of Congress, the National laws and the laws of the State of Pohnpei applicable to the area designated as the National Capital of the Federated States of Micronesia prior to its acceptance shall apply.

 

Source: PL 6-42 2.

 

Editor's note:  PL 6-42 is codified herein as a law of permanent application pursuant to the authority provided by 1 F.S.M.C. 233.

 

Cross-reference:  The statutory provisions on the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia are found in title 3 of this code.

 

 

 

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