FSMC, TITLE 57.  MONEY AND CURRENCY

CHAPTER 1
Currency

SECTIONS

101. Legal tender defined.

101. Legal tender defined.

The legal tender of the Federated States of Micronesia shall be the coins and currencies of the United States; provided, however, no restriction shall be made on the use of local forms or barter and exchange in transactions among citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia.

Source: TT Code 1966, 1140; TT Code 1970, 77 TTC 1201; TT Code 1980, 77 TTC 401; PL 6-82 1.

Cross-reference: FSM Const., art. IX, 2(f) states:

Section 2. The following powers are expressly delegated to Congress:

      . . .

       (f)    to issue and regulate currency;

      . . .

The provisions of the Constitution are found in Part I of this code.