Substantive Resolutions

Resolution No. 103-34 (LS) –Therese M. Terlaje / FRANK B. AGUON/ Thomas C. Ada / Telena C. Nelson / Joe S. San Agustin / Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz / Fernando Esteves / William M. Castro / Tommy Morrison / Louise B. Muña / Régine Biscoe Lee

RELATIVE TO CEASING ANY FURTHER DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TRAINING AND TESTING ACTIVITIES INVOLVING DETONATION OF EXPLOSIVES IN GUAM’S LAND AND WATERS.

 

Resolution No. 51-34 (LS) –Therese M. Terlaje – Adopted: 3/17/17 – Committee Report_Res. No. 51-34 (Amended and Original Committee Reports included)

RELATIVE TO SUPPORTING THAT THE GOVERNMENT OF GUAM MOVE FORWARD TO APPEAL THE RULING OF THE DISTRICT COURT OF GUAM TO ASSIST IN DEFENDING THE RIGHTS OF THE NATIVE INHABITANTS OF GUAM.

 

Resolution No. 52-34 (LS) –Therese M. Terlaje – Adopted: 3/17/17 – Committee Report_Res. No. 52-34 (Amended and Original Committee Reports included)

RELATIVE TO SUPPORTING THAT THE GOVERNMENT OF GUAM NOT ENTER INTO A CONSENT DECREE WITHOUT APPROVAL OF THE GUAM LEGISLATURE AND THE GOVERNOR OF GUAM REGARDING THE RECENT THREATENED LAWSUIT PROPOSED BY THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE OVER THE CHAMORRO LAND TRUST ACT.

 

Resolution No. 40-34  (COR) – Introduced by: Therese M. Terlaje / B.J.F. Cruz / Thomas C. Ada / Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / FRANK B. AGUON / Michael F.Q. San Nicolas / Telena C. Nelson / Joe S. San Agustin / Régine Biscoe Lee – Adopted: 4/27/17 – Committee Report_Res. No. 40-34 

RELATIVE TO ADVOCATING FOR THE INCLUSION OF VETERANS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE CLEANUP OF ENEWETAK ATOLL AS RADIATION EXPOSED VETERANS FOR PURPOSES OF THE PRESUMPTION OF SERVICE-CONNECTION OF CERTAIN DISABILITIES BY THE SECRETARY OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES, AND TO EXPRESSING THE SUPPORT OF I MINA’TRENTAI KUǺTTRO NA LIHESLATURAN GUǺHAN (THE 34TH GUAM LEGISLATURE) FOR H.R. 632 AND S. 283, THE MARK TAKAI ATOMIC VETERANS HEALTHCARE PARITY ACT, INTRODUCED IN THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS.

 

Resolution No. 39-34 (COR) – Introduced by: Therese M. Terlaje / B.J.F. Cruz / Thomas C. Ada / Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / FRANK B. AGUON / Michael F.Q. San Nicolas / Telena C. Nelson / Joe S. San Agustin / Régine Biscoe Lee –  Adopted: 4/27/17  – Committee Report_Res. No. 39-34

RELATIVE TO SEEKING COMPENSATION FOR CANCER AND OTHER ILLNESSES CAUSED BY EXPOSURE TO IONIZING RADIATION AND TO EXPRESSING THE SUPPORT OF I MINA’TRENTAI KUÅTTRO NA LIHESLATURAN GUÅHAN (THE 34TH GUAM LEGISLATURE) FOR S. 197, THE RADIATION EXPOSURE COMPENSATION ACT AMENDMENTS OF 2017, INTRODUCED IN THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS ON JANUARY 24, 2017, WHICH WOULD AMEND THE RADIATION EXPOSURE COMPENSATION ACT TO INCLUDE GUAM AS A DOWNWIND AREA.

 

Resolution No. 25-34 (COR) – Introduced by: Therese M. Terlaje / Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz / Joe S. San Agustin / Fernando Esteves / Telena Cruz Nelson – Adopted: 4/27/17  – Committee Report_Res. No. 25-34

RELATIVE TO EXPRESSING THE SUPPORT OF I MINA’TRENTA KUÅTTRO NA LIHESLATURAN GUÅHAN FOR H.R. 809, THE FIGHTING FOR ORANGE-STRICKEN TERRITORIES IN EASTERN REGIONS (FOSTER) ACT, INTRODUCED BY THE HONORABLE CONGRESSMAN DENNIS ROSS, R-FLORIDA, ON FEBRUARY 1, 2017, WHICH WOULD PROVIDE PRESUMPTIVE AGENT ORANGE EXPOSURE STATUS TO VIETNAM WAR-ERA VETERANS WHO SERVED IN SPECIFIC AREAS, INCLUDING GUAM, AND SHOW SYMPTOMS OF MEDICAL CONDITIONS CURRENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH EXPOSURE TO AGENT ORANGE IN ORDER TO RECEIVE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS BENEFITS; AND TO SEEKING JUSTICE FOR VETERANS AND CIVILIANS EXPOSED TO AGENT ORANGE ON GUAM.