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H.E. Asterio R Takesy
FSM Ambassador to the United States of America and Israel

>Ambassador Takesy reminds FSM Citizens in Hawaii and US Mainland about ACA's deadline of March 31, 2014.Click here for the Notice...3.14.14

 

 

 
 
 
 
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Ambassador Takesy reminds FSM citizens in Hawaii and US Mainland about ACA's deadline of March 31, 2014 - 3.14.14(New!!)
Xavier High School's JSA Scholars Visit FSM Embassy - 2.21.14
Ambassador Takesy Presents His Credentials to President Shimon Peres of Israel - 2.03.14
Ambassador Takesy's Statement before the US House Committee on Natural Resources Subcomittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs - 1.07.14
Ambassador Takesy and DCM Naich Join President Mori in meeting with AJC Delegation in New York--9.24.13
Ambassador Takesy Signs Communique' with Kosovo Ambassador Establishing Diplomatic Relations between FSM and Republic of Kosovo--9.17.13
Ambassador Takesy Presents His Credentials to US President Barack Obama
   
  Micronesian Culture in Milan, Minnesota(Video Documentary)
  Islander Soldier by Nathan Fitch
   
 
!!!!FSM EMBASSY CLOSURE NOTICE!!!!
  THE FSM EMBASSY WILL BE CLOSED ON APRIL 18, 2014(GOOD FRIDAY)IN OBSERVANCE OF GOOD FRIDAY, HOLY WEEK AND EASTER. REGULAR OPERATION WILL RESUME ON MONDAY(APRIL 21, 2014).
   
   
  FACTS ABOUT AFFORDABLE CARE ACT(ACA), aka OBAMACARE, FSM CITIZENS IN THE US SHOULD KNOW:
  1.) FSM CITIZEN'S ELIGIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE ACA'S MARKETPLACE OR HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGES.
  2.) LIST OF US STATES RUNNING THEIR OWN HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGES.
  3.) IF YOU LIVE IN ONE OF THESE US STATES, YOU MUST GO TO THIS WEBSITE: WWW.HEALTHCARE.GOV FOR APPLICATION AND MORE INFORMATION.
 
IMPORTANT HEALTHCARE MARKETPLACE DATES
 

You can generally buy Marketplace health insurance only during the annual Open Enrollment period. Upcoming dates to know:

  • March 31, 2014: 2014 Open Enrollment ends
  • November 15, 2014: Proposed date for 2015 Open Enrollment to start
  • January 15, 2015: Proposed date for 2015 Open Enrollment to end

To buy Marketplace insurance outside Open Enrollment, you must qualify for a special enrollment period due to a qualifying life event such as marriage, divorce, birth or adoption of a child, or loss of a job.

Use these links to learn more about:

What if someone doesn't have health coverage in 2014? Click this link to find out more about the PENALTY/FEE.

Enroll by March 31, 2014 and you won’t have to make the individual shared responsibility payment(penalty/fee). For more details about the PENALTY/FEE, click here.

 

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FSM CITIZENS IN THE US
 
Citizen Outreach and Advocacy Program (COAP) in Action
Ambassador Meets with FSM Citizens in Jacksonville(Camp Lejeune) and Fayetteville, North Carolina
Ambassador Meets with FSM Citizens in Norfolk(Norfolk Naval Station and adjacent areas), Virginia

Ambassador Meets with FSM Citizens in Corsicana, Dallas/Irving, and Killeen, Texas
 
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VERIFICATION SURVEY OF MEDICAID/MEDICARE CONTRIBUTION(click here to download form)

This survey is to be completed by FSM citizens currently residing in US mainland. Please fax(202-223-4391) or email(fsmdc1@gmail.com)your survey form and supporting documents to the Embassy. Please call the Embassy if you have questions with this survey form. Thank you.

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PRESIDENT MORI'S STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS -- MAY 29, 2013

 

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FSM citizens from Yap are encouraged to visit the Yap State Election Commission website(click here to go to the website)for Voter Registation, Absentee Ballot, and Timetable for the Yap State General Election on NOVEMBER 04, 2014.
 
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