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A bill to amend Public Law 93-435 with respect to the Northern Mariana Islands, providing parity with Guam, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa.
Conveys to the government of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) submerged lands surrounding such Islands and extending three geographical miles outward from their coastlines. Includes the CNMI among the islands where the President may establish naval defensive sea areas and airspace reservations when necessary for national defense. Amends the Fair Minimum Wage Act to provide for no CNMI minimum wage increases in 2013 and 2015.
- EnactedSeptember 18th, 2013The President signed this bill into law
- The house Passed September 10th, 2013Roll Call Vote 415 Yea / 0 Nay
Committee on Education and LaborCommittee on Natural Resources
- house Committees
- The senate Passed August 1st, 2013Passed by Voice Vote
Public Lands, Forests, and MiningCommittee on Energy and Natural ResourcesIntroducedFebruary 7th, 2013
- senate Committees