The next incident of a landfalling waterspout occurred on 14 October when waterspouts were observed at Nomwin Atoll in the Hall Islands of Chuuk State
. One of the waterspouts went ashore on Nomwin where "it was strong enough to topple banana trees, and weak infrastructure houses were down and damaged" as reported to the Chuuk Weather Service Office.
Other islanders, especially in Chuuk State
, have become more westemized, and if Pollapese want a respected place for themselves in this contemporary setting, they can't successfully compete to be 'modern' in terms of material goods, number of jobs, degree of education, or other such measures.
(98) In the FSM, a single penetration offence attracts a maximum penalty of either 9 or 10 years' imprisonment if serious injury results or a dangerous weapon was used and 5 years' imprisonment otherwise: 12 Chuuk State
Code [section][section] 2051, 2053 (2001 draft); Kosrae State Code [section][section] 13.311, 13.1201-13.1202 (1997); 61 Pohnpei State Code [section] 5-141(1) (2006); 11 Yap State Code [section][section] 201(f), 205 (2000).
Bar Member: State Bar of California; Chuuk State
Supreme Court (Federated States of Micronesia); Kosrae State Supreme Court (Federated States of Micronesia).
The DFA flagged Micronesia last year after it failed to address the complaints of OFWs working in the Chuuk State
 Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC;  Global Immunization Division, Center for Global Health, CDC;  Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC;  Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious, CDC;  Department of Health and Social Affairs, Government of the Federated States of Micronesia;  Division of Primary Health Care, Pohnpei State, Federated States of Micronesia;  Department of Health Services, Kosrae State, Federated States of Micronesia;  Department of Health Services, Chuuk State
, Federated States of Micronesia.
Equivalent to a Category 5 hurricane, Supertyphoon Maysak on this day was ravaging several sparsely populated islands of Yap State in Micronesia's Caroline Islands, a day after killing five people in nearby Chuuk state
. It was forecast to head west toward the northern Philippines as a major tropical cyclone, but weakened due to vertical wind shear and drier air as it arrived in Luzon four days later as a strong tropical storm.
Drake); Entity Reports from Republic of Palau, Territory of American Samoa, Chuuk State
FSM, Territory of Guam, and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; Introducing PARBICA (Naomi Ngirakamerang); Boost Literacy @ Your Library: Working Together to Promote Literacy, (Imengel Mad and Cerilla Michael); A Tribute to Lifetime Achievement Award (recipient Iris Falcam); and attendee group photograph.
Pacific Visions: Finding, Selecting, and Using Resources for Your Libraries, Archives, and Museums. Selected Papers from PIALA 2009, Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives, and Museums Annual Conference (19th, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, November 16-21, 2009)
Even though the Chuuk state
adopted the FSM criminal code in 1980, which made possession and traffic illegal, marijuana remained relatively new to Chuuk people who were then calling it a 'different cigarette,' or else maru, maruwo or marwana (Oneisom 1991).