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SELECTED FSM REGULATIONS

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FOREIGN INVESTMENT REGULATIONS

  • Part I.  GENERAL PROVISIONS
    • Section 1.  Purpose and legal effect; authority of the Secretary
    • Section 2.  Definitions

  • Part II.  INVESTMENT CATEGORIES AND CRITERIA
    • Section 3.  National Red, Amber, and Green Lists
    • Section 4.  Criteria for foreign investment in National  Amber List economic sectors

  • Part III.  FOREIGN INVESTMENT PERMIT REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES
    • Section 5.  Application forms and submission
                          requirements
    • Section 6.  Action by the Secretary on applications - time
                          periods
    • Section 7.  Forms of permits
    • Section 8.  Application fees and annual fees
    • Section 9.  Modification or surrender of a permit

  • Part IV.  OTHER PROVISIONS
    • Section 10.  EWA entitlements
    • Section 11.  Reports by holders of permits
    • Section 12.  Reports by the Department`and by States
    • Section 13.  Fines and penalties
    • Section 14.  Assistance to States
    • Section 15.  Permit Cancellation Hearing Procedures
    • Section 16.  Repatriation of Capital
    Schedule 1 - Economic Sectors on the National Red
                           List (Category A)
    Schedule 2 - Economic Sectors on the National Amber
                           List (Category B)
    Schedule 3 - Economic Sectors on the National Green
                           List (Category C)
    Schedule 4 - Criteria to be Met for Foreign Investment
                           in Economic Sectors on the National
                           Amber List
    Schedule 5 - Application Form for FSM Foreign
                           Investment Permit
    Schedule 6 - Form of FSM Foreign Investment Permit
    Schedule 7 - Application Fees, Annual Fees, and
                           Modification Request Fees
    Schedule 8 - Criteria for the Automatic Award of
                           Additional EWAs
    Schedule 9 - Form for Renewal and Annual Reports by
                           FSM Foreign Investment Permit Holders
    Schedule 10 - Fines and Penalties

ENIVRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT REGULATIONS

  • Part I.  GENERAL PROVISIONS
  • Part II.  RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Part III.  EIA PROCESS
  • Part IV.  INITIAL ASSESSMENT
  • Part V.  COMPRHENSIVE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT
  • Part VI.  CONTENTS OF ENIVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT STATEMENT
  • Part VII.  APPEAL FROM AGENCY ACTION
    • APPENDIX A.
    • APPENDIX B.

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    EARTHMOVING REGULATIONS

  • Part I.  GENERAL PROVISON

  • Part II.  EROSION AND SEDIMENTATION CONTROL

  • Part III.  PERMITS

  • Part IV.  RIGHT OF ENTRY

  • Part V.  ENFORCEMENT

  • Part VI.  SEVERABILITY

  • Part VII.  REPEALERS


  • PLANT AND ANIMAL QUARANTINE REGULATIONS

  • Part I.  PRELIMINARY
  • Part II.  GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (Plant and Animal)
  • Part III.  POWERS OF INSPECTORS
  • Part IV.  PLANT QUARANTINE- REGULATIONS and QUARANTINES (General)
  • Part V.  SPECIFIC PLANT PROHIBITIONS
  • Part VI.  ANIMAL QUARANTINE-REGULATIONS and QUARANTINES (General)
  • Part VII.  SPECIFIC CONDITIONS FOR THE ENTRY OF ANIMALS and ANIMAL PRODUCTS
  • Part VIII.  SPECIFIC ANIMAL PROHIBITIONS
  • Part IX.  EXPORT REQUIREMENTS
  • Part X.  PENALTIES

  • FSM Public Service System Regulations - Unofficial 2006 Version

    FINANCIAL MANAGMMENT REGULATION

  • FSM Financial Management Regulations 12.14.94.pdf
  • FSM Financial Management Regulation Amendment 2002.pdf
  • FSM Financial Management Regulations Amendment 2006.pdf
  • FSM Soocial Security Administration Regulation (pdf)