Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Nena Asks Congress for Overtime Money

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): May 8, 1998 - President Jacob Nena transmitted a proposed legislation to Congress for action, requesting an appropriation of $54,000 to cover shortfall in the FY 98 budget which resulted for payment of overtime incurred by the staff of the Division of Immigration and Labor while performing work in the line of their duties connected with arrival and departure of ships and planes, according to Nena's April 28th Communication to Speaker Fritz. Nena said that without the requested amount, airports and seaports will not be properly staffed during the remainder of the fiscal year (98).


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