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Northern Marianas Commonwealth Legislature

Committees of the Saipan & Northern Islands Legislative Delegation, 20th Commonwealth Legislature:

Committee on Commerce

Section 7.

Commerce. The Committee on Commerce  shall consist of not more than nine members. It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to Business and Commerce; Banking and Insurance; and related matters in and about the Third Senatorial District.

Tel: (670) 664-8931
Fax: (670) 664-8880
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Education

Section 4

Education. The Committee on Education shall consist of not more than ten (10) members.  It shall be the  duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to all matters, programs, and concerns on education, including financial assistance and vocational education programs and related matters in and for the Third Senatorial District.

Tel: (670) 664-8881
Fax: (670) 664-8895
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Federal & Foreign Relations

Section 6.

Federal and Foreign Relations. The Committee on Federal and Foreign Relations shall consist of not more than nine (9) members.  It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to United States policies applicable to or concerning the Commonwealth, and all matters concerning the CNMI and its relationship with teh United Nations and all foreign countries.

Tel: (670) 664-8830
Fax: (670) 664-8831
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Health and Welfare

Section 3.

Health and Welfare.  The Committee on Health and Welfare shall consist of not more than ten (10) members.  It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to health care and planning, including mental and environmental health; consumer protection; and environmental protection; the social well-being of the people, including youth and senior programs; and related matters, in and for the Third Senatorial District.


 

Tel: (670) 664-8974/8
Fax: (670) 664-8864
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Members of this Committee


Committee on Judiciary & Governmental Operations

Section 5.

Judiciary and Governmental Operations. The Committee on Judiciary and Government Operations shall consist of not more than nine (9) members.  It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to civil and criminal law; traditional rights; judicial administration and organization; judicial and executive appointments; labor and immigration; suffrage and elections; citizenship; statute revision; civil service; inter-island relation; and related matters.

Tel: (670) 664-8841
Fax: (670) 664-8827
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Members of this Committee


Committee on Natural Resources

Section 2.

Natural Resources. The Committee on Natural Resources shall consist of not more than nine members. It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolution and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to the state of the Natural Resources of the Commonwealth in and about the third senatorial district, including long range planning and policies therefore; fisheries and ocean resources; public lands and land taking; housing; building and zoning codes; land managements; parks and recreation; water and soil conservation; energy and related matters.

Tel: (670) 664-8806
Fax: (670) 664-8952
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Public Utilities, Transportation & Communications

Section 9.

Public Utilities and Infrastructure. The Committee on Public Utilities and Infrastructure shall consist of not more than nine members. It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to electrical power generation and distribution; water supply and distribution; wastewater disposal; solid waste disposal and landfill management; street, roads and highways; traffic flow; ports; transportation; communications; and related matters in and about the third senatorial district.

Tel: (670) 664-8903
Fax: (670) 664-8842
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Tourism

Section 8.

Tourism.  The Committee on Tourism shall consist of not more than nine (9) members.  It shall be the duty of this committee to consider and report on all bills, resolutions, and other matters referred to it by the Delegation pertaining to tourism related matters in and about the Third Senatorial District.

Tel: (670) 664-8899
Fax: (670) 664-8948
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee


Committee on Ways and Means

Section 1.

Ways and Means. The Committee on Ways and Means shall consist of not more than ten (10) members. It shall be the duty of this Committee to consider all bills, resolutions and other matters referred to it by the Delegation relating to taxes and other revenues; identification of resources; government bonds; federal grants; the financial administration of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in and for the third senatorial district; and related matters. Bills, resolution or other matters referred to the Committee on Ways and Means pertaining to the subject matter of another standing committee may be referred by the Committee on Ways and Means to such other committee for preliminary examination and report to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Tel: (670) 664-8983
Fax: (670) 664-8985
Contact the Committee Chair via email
Members of this Committee