Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Presidential Order No. 30 Amended

Palikir, POHNPEI (FSM Information Services): September 10, 2008 - A Presidential Order No.30 to establish FSM Infrastructure Planning & Implementation Committee (FSM-IPIC), Amended September 2008.

The Presidential Order No.30 in its entirety reads:

Presidential Order No. 30
Amended September 2008

WHEREAS, the Amended Compact of Free Association provided sector grants, specifically for infrastructure development; and

WHEREAS, the FSM Infrastructure Development Plan (IDP) was developed to facilitate the effective utilization of the use of the infrastructure sector grants under the Amended Compact; and

WHEREAS, The FSM IDP call for the establishment of an FSM Infrastructure Planning and Implementation Committee (FSM-IPIC) to coordinate the implementation of all projects identified in the Infrastructure Development Plan; and

WHEREAS, the state governments have established corresponding state IPICs to coordinate and harmonize FSM IDP implementation efforts; and

WHEREAS, a special FSM-IPIC meeting was held on 12-13 August 2008 and determined that the FSM-IPIC is comprised of 7 members with 3 members from the national government and 1 member representing each state, with one voting member from each government; and

WHEREAS, the Program Management Unit shall be the Secretariat for this FSM-IPIC; and

NOW THEREFORE, I, President Emanuel Mori, with the authority vested in me by Article X, Section 1 of the Constitution of the Federated States of Micronesia, hereby establish the FSM-IPIC with the following membership;

  1. FSM Secretary, Department of Transportation, Communication and Infrastructure or his designee;

  2. FSM Director Office of Statistics, Budget & Economic Management, Overseas Development Assistance & Compact Management or his designee;

  3. Program Manager of the Program Management Unit or his designee;

  4. Chairman, Pohnpei State IPIC or his designee;

  5. Chairman, Yap State IPIC or his designee;

  6. Chairman, Kosrae State IPIC or his designee;

  7. Chairman, Chuuk State IPIC or his designee;

IN WITNESS HEREOF, I have hereto set my hand this 5th day of September, 2008.

Emanuel Mori

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