Executive nominations before Special Session
PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Services): August 26, 2003 - The Thirteenth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia convened on August 25 2003 for its Second Special Session.
Speaker Peter M. Christian, noted in his letter to the President Joseph J. Urusemal, that the five-day Special Session is called for the purpose of "reviewing the Fiscal-Year 2004 budget and other important measures pending before this body."
Among the measure pending before the Thirteenth Congress, are the nominations for the Cabinet line-up of the new Administration. Nominations to Head the major Departments and Offices under the Executive Branch include:
Until all the nominations are confirmed by Congress, the major Departments and Offices of the Executive Branch are headed by the following:
Other executive nominations pending before the Thirteenth Congress include:
The nominations will be addressed during the various Public Hearings scheduled by the Standing Committees of the Thirteenth Congress.
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