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Public Laws of the 20th Commonwealth Legislature:

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PL 20-01 SB 20-16, SD1 COMMONWEALTH PORTS AUTHORITY ACT AMENDMENT Amend ports owned by or leased by the CPA; define industrial port use and port related operations to lease public lands for public purpose related to the CPA's mandate March-09-17
PL 20-02 HB 20-56 GOVERNOR ELOY S. INOS PEACE PARK June-15-17
PL 20-03 SB 20-14, HD1 AMEND 6 CMC 2253, to limit the number of shooting gallery and shooting range; and of other purposes. July-26-17
PL 20-04 HB 20-103, HS1 APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THE PAYMENT OF COMMONWEALTH vs. LOT NO. 353 NEW-G et al, CIVIL CASE NO. 97-0266 To appropriate $16,296,263.89 to pay judgment. August-16-17
PL 20-05 SB 20-12, SD1 DPL-HOMESTEAD PERMIT WAIVER REQUIREMENTS To authorize the DPL to waive requirements on construction of structure due to lack of infrastructures facilities August-19-17
PL 20-06 HB 20-92 REPROGRAM FUNDS TO PSS EARLY HEAD START & HEAD START CENTERS [PL 19-75] August-19-17
PL 20-07 HB 20-45, HD1 ROUTE 324 & ROUTE 325 - PUBLIC HIGHWAY To establish on the Island of Saipan located in Laulau and Kanat Tabla August-19-17
PL 20-08 SB 20-8, SD1 CNMI PROFESSIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM ACT 2017 To enable the CNMI to participate in the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education's (WICHE) Professional Student Exchange Program; and for other purposes. August-21-17
PL 20-09 HB 20-116, SD2 To appropriate the amount of $7,129,041.76 to pay the balance of the annual payments due to the Settlement Fund for FY 2014 and FY 2015. September-12-17
PL 20-10 HB 20-99, SS1 To repeal and reenact 4 CMC § 2307; repeal and reenact 4 CMC §2308; to earmark the casino Gross Revenue Tax to supplement the payment of the 25 percent of all the retirees’ pensions and to include NMC, NMTI as recipients of the funds generated from the Gross Revenue Tax; and for other purposes. September-25-17
PL 20-11 (Item Vetoed) HB 20-105, HD2, SD3, CCS1 FY 2018 APPROPRIATIONS ACT September-26-17
PL 20-12 HB 20-16, SD1 Right to Trial by Jury Amdt [Civil Procedure] Mandate a jury to hear all felonies and misdemeanor charges September-26-17
PL 20-13 SB 20-9, SD1 CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION RULES AND REGULATIONS AMENDMENT Credit years of work experience with Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree September-26-17
PL 20-14 SB 20-48 LIBRARY ACT AMENDMENT To restructure and modify duties and qualifications of the Administrative Librarian to Public Library Director September-26-17
PL 20-15 SB 20-54 ANNUAL BUDGET SUBMISSION MANDATE To mandate all CNMI Gov't corporations, autonomous agencies and regulatory agencies to submit their annual budget to the office of the Govenror which shall be included in the Governor's annual budget proposal; establish penalty provision for the failure of such government entities to timely submit their annual budget to the office of the Governor September-26-17
PL 20-16 HB 20-108, HD1, HS1 To appropriate the amount of One Million, Four Hundred Seventeen Thousand, Five Hundred Forty-Five Dollars ($1,417,545.00) to pay for the outstanding retroactive lump-sum payment to active and inactive employees whose wages were frozen in Step 12. September-29-17
PL 20-17 HB 20-4, HD2, SD2 ELIMINATE CAP DISTRIBUTION UNDER MVA TRUST FUND FOR TINIAN AND ROTA September-29-17
PL 20-18 SB 20-7, SD1 NMHC ANNEX SUBDIVISION To amend 2 CMC §4435(f) and to repeal 2 CMC §4435(h) September-29-17
PL 20-19 HB 20-75, HD1 DRUG COURT REVOLVING FUND (To Est) To establish the Drug Court Revolving Fund and to authorize the Commonwealth Superir Court's Drug Court to impose fees on Drug Court participants September-29-17
PL 20-20 SB 20-2, SD3, HD1 OFFICE OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT To establish office within the Department of Finance October-06-17
PL 20-21 SB 20-45, HD2 LIMITED EXEMPTION TO REGISTER RIGHT-HAND DRIVE VEHICLE October-06-17
PL 20-22 SB 20-41, SD1 UNIFORM INTERSTATE FAMILY SUPPORT ACT To establish Repeal & reenact Title 8, Division 1, Chapter 5, Articles 1 through 3, and Title 8, Section 1580 of the Commonwealth Code October-06-17
PL 20-23 SB 20-3,SS1, HD1 BOARD OF EDUCATION NONVOTING MEMBER AMENDMENT To limit term of high school student representative to the BOE to one year and rotation appointment by public school October-06-17
PL 20-24 HB 20-66 ELIMINATE ANY LANGUAGE AMBIGUITY re: LAW ENFORCEMENT MANDATORY DRUG TESTING eliminate the words "subject to funding" in current statute [1 CMC 8602(b)] November-01-17
PL 20-25 HB 20-20, HD1 AMEND VEHICLE REGISTRATION: To provide additional discounted benefits for Veterans. November-01-17
PL 20-26 SB 20-15, SD1 NMC BOARD OF REGENTS NOMINATING COMMITTEE ACT To establish November-01-17