BREAKING NEWS: Legislature OKs budget bill for FY 2023

Posted on Sep 30 2022


The Legislature passed today, Friday, a budget bill for the government’s operations in fiscal year 2023. This developed as the House of Representatives unanimously approved the final product of the bicameral conference committees that was tasked to resolve differences in the bill. The Senate earlier this afternoon also passed the budget legislation. The budget bill now goes to the governor’s desk for action to avoid a partial government shutdown. More details to follow.

Ferdie De La Torre | Reporter
Ferdie Ponce de la Torre is a senior reporter of Saipan Tribune. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and has covered all news beats in the CNMI. He is a recipient of the CNMI Supreme Court Justice Award. Contact him at

Related Posts

Disclaimer: Comments are moderated. They will not appear immediately or even on the same day. Comments should be related to the topic. Off-topic comments would be deleted. Profanities are not allowed. Comments that are potentially libelous, inflammatory, or slanderous would be deleted.