Leadership of the Legislative Branch


T.H. Wesley W. Simina
Speaker of FSM Congress






Legislative powers of the national government is vested in the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia , a unicameral (one house) Body with fourteen Senators.  The chief function of the Legislative Branch is to enact laws.

Each state elects one senator as its at-large representative to serve a term of four years.

The other ten Senators are elected for a two-year term and apportioned by population. As such, the composition of the two-year Members are five from Chuuk, three from Pohnpei with one each from Kosrae and Yap.  Accordingly, members of Congress per State are: 

Chuuk - 6; Kosrae - 2; Pohnpei - 4; and Yap – 2

Members of the Twentieth Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia:

T.H. Esmond B. Moses
Vice Speaker
 
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T.H. Florencio Singkoro Harper
Floor Leader
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T.H. Alik L. Alik
Senator
State of Kosrae
 
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T.H. Twiter Aritos
Senator
State of Chuuk
 
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T.H. Isaac V. Figir
Senator
State of Yap
 
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T.H. Victor Gouland
Senator
State of Chuuk
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T.H. Dion G. Neth
Senator
State of Pohnpei
 
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T.H. Derensio S. Konman
Senator
State of Chuuk
 
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T.H. David W. Panuelo
Senator
State of Pohnpei
 
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T.H. Ferny Permen
Senator
State of Pohnpei
 
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T.H. Robson U. Romolow
Senator
State of Chuuk
 
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T.H. Joseph J. Urusemal
Senator
State of Yap
 
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T.H. Paliknoa K. Welly
Senator
State of Kosrae