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Resolutions - 31st

The following lists of Resolutions are available in electronic format from the 31st Guam Legislature.  The Resolutions will continue to be added as they become available. If you do should have any questions, please contact the Clerk of the Legislature or call at (671) 472-3465/3474. (Updated: March 6, 2013)


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Resolution No. 666-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Gloria Perez on the occasion of her retirement from the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her serivce to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 665-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Lillian Chargualaf on the occasion of her retirement from the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her serivce to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 664-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Veronica Camacho on the occasion of her retirement from the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her serivce to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 663-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Teresita Quichocho Matanane on the occasion of her retirement from the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her serivce to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 662-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Lillian Gumabon on the occasion of her retirement from the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her serivce to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 661-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to conveying the condolences and the deep sadness of the people of Guam on the passing of a great friend of Guam, the late Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, United States Senator of Hawai'i. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 659-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Evangeline Manibusan on receiving the 2012 State Award for Nurse Practitioner Excellence for the Pacific Islands from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her service and dedication to the health and wellbeing of the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/14/12. Intro

Resolution No. 658-31 (LS) - T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada / F. F. Bias Jr.

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Rosa M. Benavente on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Department of Labor, Alien Labor Processing & Certification Division, and for her thirty-three (33) years of dedication to Guam's workforce services; and to further expressing a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her commitment to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 657-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / V.C. Pangelinan / T.C. Ada

Relative to memorializing and recognizing the late Ricardo A. Calvo for his many accomplishments throughout his professional career and his lifetime. ADOPTED: 12/13/12.

Resolution No. 656-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / V.C. Pangelinan / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Richard A. Biolchino in recognition of his twenty (20) years of commitment to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 655-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to recognzing and commending Ms. Mae Sablan on the occasion of her retirement as an Educator of the Guam Department of Education; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for thirty-three (33) years of dedicated service to the children of Guam. ADOPTED:12/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 654-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to recognzing and commending Ms. Dorothea Zita Leon Guerrero Jesus on the occasion of her retirement after serving for thirty (30) years as a Councelor and Teacher of the Guam Department of Education; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her selfless and longstanding mentorship, her expert technical advice, and her volunteerism in serving our youth, families, and community in their academic, character and professional development. ADOPTED: 12/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 653-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Barbara Tenorio on the occasion of her retirement as an Educator of the Guam Department of Education; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for thirty-two (32) years of dedicated service to the children of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 652-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to acknowledging, commending and honoring Ms. margaret A. Bengzon, President and CEO of Guam Healthcare Development, Inc. -- Guam Regional Medical City, for her unique capacity, extraordinary vision and unwavering commitment to improving health care, and reducing the rate of non-communicable diseases in Micronesia by investing in the people of Guam and thereby improving the quality of life for the entire region, and to also celebrate the "Topping off of Ancillary Areas" ceremony of the Guam Regional Medical City on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 (12-12-12). ADOPTED: 12/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 651-31 (LS) - T. C. Ada / R. J. Respicio / B. J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending Catherine N. Illarmo for her forty-four (44) years of dedication to Guam's social and veteran support services, and congratulating her on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Vet Center, Readjustment Counseling Service, Department of Veterans Affairs; and to further expressing a most incere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her commitment to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 650-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to congratulating Mr. Vinancio "Vince" C. Atalig on his retirement from Moylan's Insurance Underwriters; and to further recognizing him for his dedication and continued service as the Guam Liaison Officer to the national AARP. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 649-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating Ms. Vera Salas Perez on her retirement from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services after 42 years and 9 months of dedicated service and commitment. 12/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 648-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to congratulating Ms. Rose Materne on her retirement from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services after thirty-eight (38) years and nine (9) months of dedicated service and commitment. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 647-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Dean D. Sanchez, Mayor of Umatac, for four (4) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Umatac, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 646-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Francisco "Frank" C. Blas, Mayor of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon, for eight (8) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOTPED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 645-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Franklin M. Taitague, Mayor of lnarajan for twelve (12) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of lnarajan, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 644-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Jessie B. Palican, Mayor of Barrigada, for eight (8) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Barrigada, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 643-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Jose "Pedo" T. Terlaje, Mayor of Yona, for twelve (12) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Yona, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 642-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Jose "Pedo" T. Terlaje, Mayor of Yona, for twelve (12) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Yona, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 641-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Robert "Bob" S. Lizama, Mayor of Yigo, for sixteen (16) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Yigo, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 640-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Vicente "Benny" L. San Nicolas, Mayor of Asan-Maina, for twenty-four (24) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Asan-Maina, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 639-31 (LS) - T.R. Mufia Barnes / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Honorable Ronald J. Flores, Vice Mayor of Yigo, for four (4) years of exemplary service, contribution and support to the people of Yigo, the Mayors' Council of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 638-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Janine Paeste on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-five (35) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 637-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Jesus Benavente on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his twenty (20) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 636-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Fe Leon Guerrero Mendiola on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-five (35) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 635-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Anne Ruth Santos Salas on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her twenty-serven (27) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 634-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Frank Tedtaotao on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his thirty-two (32) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 633-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Nora Razo on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam, Department of Public Health and Social Serviers; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-four (34) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 632-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Eugene Santos on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his twenty-eight (28) years of service to the island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 631-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Claire Elaine Tydingco Faisao on the occasion of her retirement from the federal government after forty-three (43) years of honorable service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her dedicated service to our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 630-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Ana Fernandez Alave on the occasion of her retirement after twenty-seven (27) years of government service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her dedicated service to the Department of Defense. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 629-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Paul M. Fisher on the ocassion of his retirement from the federal government after thirty-seven (37) years of honorable service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his dedicated service to our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 628-31 (COR) - Committee on Rules

Relative to officially requesting the Guam Economic Development Authority (GEDA) to assist I Liheslaturan Guåhan in the procurement of financing necessary for the reconstruction of the historic Guam Legislature Building in Hagåtña, in conjunction with the Guam Preservation Trust, to include refurbishing, restoring, and modernizing the existing structure. ADOPTED: 11/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 627-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Shelly V. Calvo on the launch of her Cookingn A La Diva Inspirational Cookbook, and on the celebration of the Fifth (5th) Year Anniversary of her Dining Diva column of the Pacific Daily News; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for sharing her talends and for serving our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/12. Intro

Resolution No. 626-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Gregorio Pangelinan on being awarded the title of "Master Carver" by the Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency. ADOPTED: 11/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 625-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Francisco Lizama on being awarded the title of "Master Blacksmith' by the Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency. ADOPTED: 11/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 624-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Eileen Meno on being awarded the title of "Master of Chamorro Dance" by the Guam Council on the Arts and Humanities Agency. ADOPTED: 11/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 623-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Western Pacific Islands Association of Fire Chiefs on its One (1) Year Annoversary, and on the occasion of the First (1st) Annual Western Pacific Islands Association of Fire Chiefs Conference. ADOPTED: 11/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 622-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Mr. Galo Lujan Perez on the occasion of his retirement after forty-eight (48) years of devoting his working life in service to the Judiciary on Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for the outstanding contributions he has made to the people of the Northern Mariana Islands and Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 620-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Arleen U. Pierce, Controller, Department of Public Works, and Ronald C. Okada, Manager of Transmission and Distribution, Guam Power Authority, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition "Manager of the Year" Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 619-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the recipients of the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition "Supervisor of the Year" Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 618-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the recipients of the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition "Employee of the Year" Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 617-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratuating Pauline R. Chaco, Investigator IV, Office of the Attorney General; Jose E. Javellana III, Planner IV, Port Authority of Guam; Pilar Laguana, Marketing Manger, Guam Visitors Bureau; the Office of Highway Safety, Department of Public Works; Annparo Santos Rios, Psychiatric Nurse I, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse; Lydia D. Tenorio, Human Services Program Administrator, Department of Public Health and Social Services; the Guam WIC Program, Department of Public Health and Social Services; the Quality Control Section, Department of Public Health and Social Services; the Emergency Medical Technicians, Guam Fire Department; the Pro-Board Fire Instructors I & II, Guam Fire Department; and the Fire Prevention Bureau, Guam Fire Department, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition National Recognition Citation Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 616-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Christine San Nicolas, Social Services Supervisor I, Department of Public Health and Social Services, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Female Athlete of the Year Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 615-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Richard C. Masnayon, Safety Inspector II, Guam Power Authority, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Male Athlete of the Year Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 614-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Jo Nita Q. Kerr, Assistant Professor, Science, Guam Community College, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Community Service and Volunteerism Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 613-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Tony Aguon, Personnel Mangement Analyst III, Civil Service Commission; the Energy Performance Program, A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority; and Linda DeNorcey, Health Services Administrator, Department of Public Health and Social Services, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Cost Savings/Innovative Idea of the Year Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 612-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Virgilio A. Antonio, Police Officer II, Guam Police Department, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Integrity Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 611-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Dean I. Aigamaua, Fire Lieutenant, Guam Fire Department; the Guam Fire Rescue Units I, II and III, Guam Fire Department; Dayton B. Palomo, Airport Police Officer I, A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority; Dexter J. Ulloa, Airport Police Officer I, A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority; John T. Leon Guerrero, High Voltage Cable Splicer/Electrician II< Guam Power Authority; Glenn S. Topasna, Police Officer II, Guam Police Department; and Joe Steven M. Dueñas, Police Officer I, Guam Police Department, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Lifesaving Medal Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 610-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ricky J. Iglesias, Acting Safety Officer, Department of Public Works, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Silver Star Medal Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 609-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Janice H. Flores, Planner Work Coordinator, Port Authority of Guam, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Medal of Valor Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 608-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Michael O'Mallan, Environmental Health Specialist, Guam Environmental Protection Agency; Barbara Leon Guerrero, Program Specialist, Guam Community College; and Fe Mendiola, Dental Health Specialist III, Department of Public Health and Social Services, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Behind the Scenes Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 607-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Steven Muña, Special Projectos Coordinator, Guam Energy Office; Dean G. Aguon, Fire Lieutenant, Guam Fire Department; and Jimmy E. Sian, Safety Officer, Department of Public Health and Social Services, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Inspiration and Encouragement Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 606-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Jun Quezada, Special Projects Coordinator, Guam Environmental Protection Agency; Bryan B. Benavente, Supply Clerk, Department of Public Works; and Frank A. Torres, Credit and Collection Supervisor, Guam Memorial Hospital Authority, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Customer Service Professional of the Year: Out and About Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 605-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Helen Gumataotao, Special Projects Coordinator, Guam Environmental Protection Agency; Gabriel G. Camacho, Payroll Clerk, Guam Fire Department; and Rose Ann L. Bolton, Collection Agent, Guam Memorial Hospital Authority, on receiving the 2012 MagPRO Governor's Employee Recognition Customer Service Professional of the Year: Front Office and Support Services Award. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 604-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to commending and congratulating Lydia Diaz Tenorio on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam after thirty-one (31) years of service at the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further thanking her for her dedication to the many lives she has touched in so many ways. ADOPTED: 11/20/12.

Resolution No. 603-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Joseph John Salas Diaz on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam after thirty-one (31) years of service with the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further thanking him for his dedication to the many lives he has saved, inspiried, encouraged, guided and built. ADOPTED: 11/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 602-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Guam Economic Development Authority (GEDA) on its achievement of being named the Governor's 2012 MagPro Small Department of the Year; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to GEDA for its commitment and dedication to the Guam community and its economy. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 601-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Natibu Cultural Heritage Dance Company on its Seventeenth (17th) Year Anniversary and Graduation Showcase; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to Dr. Bengie Santiago for his dedication and service in promoting the arts and culture of the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/16/12. Intro

Resolution No. 600-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Victims Advocates Reaching Out (VARO) for their advocacy and crisis intervetion services to victims of sexual assault and family violence. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/16/12. Intro

Resolution No. 599-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing the owners, management and staff of the Hotel Nikko Guam on its Twentieth (20th) Year Anniversary of providing excellent hotel services; and to further congratulating the Hotel Nikko Guam on its commitment to providing consistent, personalized and award-winning service. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/15/12. Intro

Resolution No. 598-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Marie E. Mesa for her numerous contributions to the people of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her service to the island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/13/12.

Resolution No. 597-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / T.R. Muña Barnes / V. Anthony Ada

Relative recognizing and commending Mr. Thomas F. Devlin for his exceptional service to our island Veterans; and to futher extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his many years of dedicated advocacy, and his invaluable contributions to the Veteran community of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 596-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / T.R. Muña Barnes / V. Anthony Ada

Relative recognizing and commending Mr. Arthur F. Mesa for his exceptional service to our island Veterans; and to futher extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his many years of dedicated advocacy, and his invaluable contributions to the Veteran community of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 592-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and thanking the administrators, teachers, staff, students and families on their focused and successful work at the Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School and the Tamuning Elementary School. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 591-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Kenneth Paulino Chargualaf for his thirty-three (33) years of serving as a highly qualified teacher and administrator, civic leader, and scholar-in-practice; and for his active inspirational mentorship and expert technical advice in the field of education on Guam; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his selfless and longstanding commitment to volunteerism in serving our youth, families, and the religious community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/31/12. Intro

Resolution No. 590-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Francen Moncada Milan on her coronation as the 2012 Queen of the Western Visayas College of Science & Technology (WVCST) Alumni Association, Guam Chapter, on the celebration of their Twentieth (20th) Year Anniversary. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 589-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Western Visayas College of Science & Technology (WVCST) Alumni Association, Guam Chapter, on the coronation of its 2012 Queen, and on the celebration of its Twentieth (20th) Year Anniversary; and to further expressing a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the WVCST Officers and members for its service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 588-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the members of the Guam Homeless Coalition for their selfless deeds; and to further extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for the invaluable contributions and efforts of the Guam Homeless Coalition Officers who have tirelessly served our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/31/12. Intro

Resolution No. 587-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Guam Veterans Center, and all the participants, sponsors and organizers of the Tenth (101th) Annual Guam Veterans' Creative Arts Showcase,
held from November 2 to November 4, 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/30/12. Intro

Resolution No. 586-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the Board of Directors, staff and supporters of Sanctuary, Incorporated, on the observance of November 2012 as "Sanctuary, Incorporated, Month"; and to further commending and congratulating Sanctuary for its contributions on the occasion of its Forty-First (41st) Year Anniversary. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/30/12. Intro

Resolution No. 585-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Filipino Community of Guam (FCG), one of our island's premiere non-profit philanthropic civic organizations, on the occasion of its Fifty-eighth (58th) Year Anniversary; and to further recognizing the FCG members and officers for their unselfish willingness to serve for the benefit of the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 584-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to welcoming to Guam the Honorable Aquilino Martin de Ia Llana "Koko" Pimentel III, Senator of the Republic of the Philippines, as the guest speaker at the Fifty-eighth (58th) Year Anniversary celebration of the Filipino Community of Guam, one of Guam's most prestigious organizations; and in support of strengthening the many ties between our island and the Philippines, a nation to which many of our people are so strongly connected. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 583-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Kenneth Santos Denusta on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam after nearly three (3) decades of service; and to further thanking him for his admirable and firm dedication to the children and families of Guam as an Educator and Administrator of the Guam Department of Education. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 582-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Michael Lee Wintterle on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam after twenty-seven (27) years of dedicated service to the Guam Police Department and the Unified Judiciary of Guam; and to further extending a moce sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to his family in recognition of their support of his service to the people of Guam as a Deputy Marshal Supervisor. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 581-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Antonita Q. Cruz on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam after thirty-eight (38) years of dedicated service, twenty-three (23) years of which were with the Unified Judiciary of Guam; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her family in recognition of their support of her service to the people of Guam as a Deputy Marshal II. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 580-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Mrs. Antonia P. Cruz for her outstanding service to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating her on her retirement from the Guam Department of Education. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/30/12. Intro

Resolution No. 579-31 (COR) As Introduced - v.c. pangelinan

Relative to supporting the prompt payment of income tax refunds by the government of Guam in taxpayer lawsuit Paeste, et al v. Government of Guam, et al.

Resolution No. 578-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the members of the Guam Pharmacists Association as they celebrate "American Pharmacists Month" during October 2012; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their service and commitment to the community of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 577-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the late Arthur Walter "Bill" Neilsen, Jr., for his invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family and friends on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 576-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Joseph Allen Payne Tenorio on the occasion of his retirement from the Judiciary of Guam after thirty-five (35) years of honorable government of Guam service' and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his dedication and commitment to serving the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 10/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 575-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Josephine M. Leon Guerrero on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Department of Education after more than thirty (30) years of dedication to the students, families, faculty and staff of the schools where she had served. ADOPTED: 10/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 574-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Ramon Arevalo Tinsay; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 573-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and commending the School Principals of the public, private and independent schools on Guam on the occasion of "National Principals Month"; and to further commending them for their commitment to providing instructional and assessment leadership; for managing personnel, financial, physical plant, and other resources necessary to operate a school; for serving as community builders by working with parents and other stakeholders; and for responsibly working to nurture the academic, emotional, physical, and character development of our island's youth in a safe and conducive learning environment. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 572-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Dr. Kwang-Ming Chen on receiving the Guam Medical Society Lifetime Achievement Award; and the further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his continued dedication to providing quality healthcare services to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 571-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Pablo S. Guzman; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 570-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Charles Henri Parent; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 569-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Virgilio De Guzman Lopez; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 568-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Glocrito G. Sagisi, LCDR, USNMC; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 567-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Edgardo Jolingay Leonidas; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 566-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Edward Justo Cruz; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 565-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Leon L. Concepcion; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 564-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Jose Capistrano Cariaga; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 563-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Ruben D. Basilio; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 562-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Colonel George Teo Martin; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 561-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Ernesto Mercader Espaldon; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 560-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to posthumously recognizing and commending Dr. Siforoso C. Tolentino; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his commitment and dedicated work in serving the people of Guam throughout his professional years in the healthcare community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 559-31 (COR) - Committee on Rules

Relative to recognizing the passing of the late Gloria Borja Nelson, former elected member of both the Territorial Board of Education and the Consolidated Commission on Utilities, and to approve that a State Funeral be conducted in her honor, in accordance with the Standing Rules of I Lihslatura and with Title 1, Guam Code Annotated, Chapter 4, §419. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/22/12. Intro

Resolution No. 558-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending Inafa'måolek, Incorporated, and to expressing Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the members of the organization for their selfless commitment and fine work in reaching out and positively touching the lives of people in our island community; and to further recognizing them on the observance of October 2012 as "Mediation Month" on Guam, and encouraging the residents of Guam to join in this observance. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 557-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to recognizing and memorializing the life and contributions of the late Gloria Camacho Borja Nelson, an educator, volunteer, scholar, advocate for social change and educational reform, and educational pioneer; and a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, mentor and surrogate; and whose work, thoughts, inspiration, and influence has left an indelible mark upon our island community, in the hearts and minds of countless numbers of individuals and families; and whose lifelong commitment to improving life on Guam has contributed to the improvement of public policy and the strengthening of the social fabric of our community, and has forever positively influenced Guam's history for the better. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 556-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Maria Calara Laxamana as she celebrates the one hundredth (100th) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 555-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to congratulating the Palau Community Association of Guam and the Palauan community, in recognition and commemoration of their Independence, and on the auspicious occasion of the Eighteenth (18th) Annual Celebration of the establishment of the Republic of Belau. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 554-31 (COR) - T. C. Ada / R. J. Respicio / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Norma Jean Ibanez Gogo on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam, after thirty-three (33) years of dedicated service to the Public Utility Agency of Guam (Guam Waterworks Authority), the Department of Public Health and Social Services, the Department of Youth Affairs, the Guam Penitentiary (Department of Corrections), and the Guam Police Department; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Ni Yu 'os Ma 'ase' to her family in recognition of their support of her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 553-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the United Chinese Association of Guam (UCAG) on the celebration of its Fortieth (40th) Anniversary; and to extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for its commitment and dedication on the Chinese community and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 552-31 (COR) - T. C. Ada / R. J. Respicio / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Employees, Management and Board of Directors of the Jose D. Leon Guerrero Commercial Port on the celebration of its Thirty-seventh (37th) Year Anniversary, and on the observance of "Port Week", from October 15 to 19, 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 551-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Jane Peredo Sasi for her destinguished service and numberous outstanding achievements while serving as a civilian employee assigned to the 36th Communications Squadron of the 36th Mission Support Group, 36th Wing, Anderson Air Force Base, Guam, from June 15, 1978, to September 30, 2012; and to further extending best wishes to her and her family on the occasion of her retirement. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 550-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing the month of October 2012, as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month; to honor those individuals who have lost their lives to breast cancer; to celebrate those who have survived the disease; and to acknowledge the efforts of Guam Cancer Care and Guam Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program and their conducting of the "Gest Your Pink On" Breast Cancer Awareness Health Fair at the Micronesia Mall on Sunday, October 14, 2012, to increase public awareness and to pledge to continue to combat this terrible illness. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 549-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing the observance of October 2012 as "National Breast Cancer Awareness Month" on Guam, to honor those individuals who have lost their lives to breast cancer; to celebrate those who have survived the disease; and to pledge to continue to combat this terrible illness. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 548-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the teachers of Liguan Elementary School during the 2012 Week of Classroom Teachers; and extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for their dedication and service to the students of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 547-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T. R. Muiia Barnes / R. J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Attorney Frederick J. Horecky for his numerous contributions to the people of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for his service to the island community, and wishing him a warm Biba Kompleaiios as he celebrates his Sixtieth
(60th) Birthday. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/10/12. Intro

Resolution No. 546-31 (COR) - T. R. Mufia Barnes / M. Silva Taijeron / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing the Twentieth (20th) Convention of the Federation of Asia-Pacific Women's Association (FAWA), and commending the organization and its Members for their dedication to service, mutual cooperation, working towards a better life, and striving for peace for the Asia-Pacific Region. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 545-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing the organizers and sponsors of the Guam Micronesia Island Fair for their commitment to showcasing the vibrant cultures of Micronesia, and to promoting and perpetuating our region's customs and traditions, as we celebrate the commemoration of the Twenty-Fifth (25th) Year Anniversary of the Guam Micronesia Island Fair, "Celebrating 25 Years of Unity Through Culture." ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 10/3/12. Intro

Resolution No. 544-31 (LS) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the cast and crew of "Mga Dayo: Resident Aliens" on their completion of the film and their success in the Eighth (8th) Cinemalaya Film Festival in the Philippines, and the Second (2nd) Guam International Film Festival, further showcasing and propelling Guam in the International Film Festival circuit, and producing a product that instills pride within the Filipino community and the island of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 543-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Eric Joel Rabago Reyes, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED: 10/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 542-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Eileen Sophia Rodriguez Meno, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED: 10/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 540-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to extending a warm welcome and Hafa Adai to Mrs. Bersita Elimo, First Lady of Chuuk State, during her visit to Guam; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her leadership, accomplishments and dedication to the Chuukese community and their families residing on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 539-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to supporting the prompt payment of income tax refunds by the government of Guam in taxpayer lawsuit Paeste, et al v. Government of Guam, et al. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/16/12. Intro

Resolution No. 538-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Mutsuko Minegishi for her forty (40) years of service as an Aikido Instructor; her thirty-four (34) years serving as an English and Japanese Instructor; and for her inspirational mentorship and expert technical advice in the Martial Arts on Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and throughout the world; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her selfless and longstanding commitment to serving our youth, women, and families in their academic, character, physical and professional development. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 537-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to supporting the observance of October 2012, as "Family Violence Awareness Month"; to extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the numerous advocates of "Family Violence Awareness Month"; and to further exncouraging the people of Guam to actively unite in the elimination of family violence, which continues to impact the lives of many of Guam's children and families. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 10/3/12. Intro

Resolution No. 536-31 (COR) - F. F. Bias, Jr. / R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Geawna K. Hernandez on her academic achievements, and on being selected for membership into the National Society of High School Scholars. ADOPTED by the committee on Rules: 10/4/12. Intro

Resolution No. 535-31 (COR) - V.C. Pangelinan / T.R.Muna Barnes / R. J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mr. Jesus "Chamorro" Charfauros for his dedication to the promotion of the Chamorro culture through language and music on Guam for over fifty (50) years. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 534-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Guma Pas Ginen San Francisco, the St. Francis Choir, and its talented and dedicated director, Catherine (Cathy) Calvo Cruz, for their beautiful and inspirational musical contributions to the culture and people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 533-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing the formation of a newly established cultural house located in Mito City, Japan, known as Guma Taotao Kinahulo Atdao na Tano ', "The People from the Land of the Rising Sun," and to commending the efforts of cultural house instructor Asami Nohira, who has completed her first two (2) levels of certification as Fafa'na'gue of her Guma. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 532-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Barbara Jean Mansapit Tainatongo, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 531-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Zina Barbara Meno San Nicolas Ruiz, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 530-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Arthur J. Pangelinan, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 529-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Brian Jess Cepeda Terlaje, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 528-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Catherine Calvo Cruz, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 527-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Jonas Manibusan Barcinas, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 526-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating RosaLynn A. Aquiningoc, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 525-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Rosemary Huynh Mantanona, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 524-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Raymond Vincent Lujan, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro arts apprenticeship program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 523-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Maxine Quenga Bigler, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 522-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Dana Quenga Cruz Kim, a proud member of Taotao Tano', on her graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving her certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 521-31 (COR) - R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Jonathan David Terlaje Perez, a proud member of Tao tao Tano', on his graduation from the Chamorro Arts Apprenticeship Program under the Master of Chamorro Dance, Frank Rabon, and on receiving his certification as a Cultural Arts Teacher. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 520-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the Bullying Prevention Advisory Group (BPAG) for its concerted efforts in addressing the serious issue of bullying and violence that affects youth and families in our community, and on the observance of the month of October 2012, as "Guam Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED: 9/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 519-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Teresita D. Catahay on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her dedication and commitment to serving the people of Guam. ADOTPED: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 518-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Elenita K. Sumaylo on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services after more than thirty (30) years of government of Guam service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her deidcated services in improving the health of our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 517-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Lt. Tomas P. Quintanilla, a thirty (30) year veteran supervisor of the Guam Customs and Quarantine Agency, on the occasion of his retirement; and to further commending him for his unique accomplishments and the diligent performance of his duties while employed with the Customs and Quarantine Agency. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 516-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to congratulating the Republic of China (Taiwan) on the occasion of the One Hundred First (101st) "Double Tenth National Day"; and to further commending the Chinese Community of Guam for its invaluable contributions to Guam, and for its efforts in fostering a closer relationship with the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/04/12. Intro

Resolution No. 515-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing the organizers of the Guam International Film Festival (GIFF) on their success in exhibiting local, regional and international talent, promoting collaboration between international artists, and fostering the growth of cultural understanding through the art of filmmaking; and to further congratulating the GIFF on the occasion of their Second (2nd) Annual Film Festival. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 514-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Buddy J. Cabanero on the occasion of his retirement from the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services, and for dedicating more than fifteen (15) years of government of Guam service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his heard work and dedication to serving our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 513-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the members of the 2012 Red Ribbon Campaign Committee for their outstanding dedication, commitment and leadership in taking a pro-active stance against drug and alcohol abuse, and on the occasion of "Red Ribbon Month", during the month of October 2012; and to further encouraging the people of Guam to support activities that raise awareness about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse, and to wear a Red Ribbon during "National Red Ribbon Week", from October 23 to 31, 2012, in recognition of our commitment to being a safe and healthy community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 512-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Ana "Annie" R. Cruz on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam; to commending her for dedicating over thirty-six (36) years of service to the people of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for the outstanding contributions she has made in improving the quality of life of government employees for the betterment of our island communnity. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 511-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Florenzo "Larry" P. Fejeran on the occasion of his retirement from the Public Defenders Service Corporation; and to further extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his thirty-six (36) years of dedicated service to the government of Guam, and to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 510-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Cecilia "Cis" A.T. Lizama on the occasion of her retirement from the Public Defenders Service Corporation; and to further extending a warm and sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her more than sixteen (16) years of dedicated service to the government of Guam, and to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 509-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Edward Mendiola Babauta on the occasion of his retirement from DZSP 21; to extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for this fifty-one (51) years of dedicated service to the Navy Civil Service, and to the BOS Contractors, DZSP-21 and Raytheon; and to futher recognizing him for his extraordinary commitment to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/19/12. Intro

Resolution No. 507-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Janice Salas Benavente on the occasion of her retirement from the Department of Revenue and Taxation, government of Guam, after forty (40) years of dedicated service; and to futher extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her family in recognition of their suppot of her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 506-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Patricia B. Fejeran on the occasion of her retirement from the Department of Revenue and Taxation, government of Guam, after twenty-eight (28) years of dedicated service; and to futher extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her family in recognition of their suppot of her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 505-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Remedios M. Camacho on the occasion of her retirement from the Department of Revenue and Taxation, government of Guam, after thirty-six (36) years of dedicated service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her family in recognition of their suppot of her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/14/12. Intro

Resolution No. 504-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Dr. Josephine Cenzon Caluag on the occasion of her retirement from the Department of Education; to commending her for a lifetime of distinguished service as a academic, consummate professional, volunteer, and businesswoman; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her selfless and tenured commitment to serving our youth, women, and families in their personal, educational, and professional development. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 503-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Flor Martinez on the occasion of her retirement after thirty (30) years of government service; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her committed sand dedicated service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 502-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Chief Master Sergeant Vincent T. Adams on the occasion of his retirement from the United States Air Force; to commending him for his committed military service for thirty (30) years; and to futher extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his support and dedication to our island during his three (3) years assignment on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/19/12. Intro

Resolution No. 500-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / F.F. Blas, Jr. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing the observance of September 2012 as "Childhood Cancer Awareness Month" on Guam, in honor of all the families who have lost their loved ones, and the families who continue to battle through childhood cancer. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/14/12. Intro

Resolution No. 499-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Domino Lux (DLX) International Fraternity and Sorority on the occasion of its Thirty-eighth (38th) Year Anniversary celebration of the founding of its original chapter; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' and Maraming Salamat Po' to the brotherhood and sisterhood members of DLX for their active involvement throughout the island community, and for their charitable contributions to people in need on Guam and abroad. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 496-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending the Volunteers of the Guam-CNMI Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, or ESGR, for their hard work in developing and promoting employer support for members of the National Guard and Reserve by advocating relevant initiatives, recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of applicable laws, and resolving conflict between employers and service members. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/10/12. Intro

Resolution No. 495-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to honoring, commending and thanking United States Army Captain Ignas T. Susuico (Retired) for his dedication and commitment to building our children's futures through his work as a Jenior Reserve Officers' Training Corps Instructor for more than fifteen (15) years, and for his dedication to a proud country through his service in the United States Army. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 494-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Robert B. Manibusan for his hard work and efforts, and congraulating him on the occasion of his retirement from the General Services Agency; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his invaluable services to our island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 493-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Jeju Airlines on its inaugural flight from Incheon-Seoul, South Korea, to Guam; and to further commending Jeju Airlines for this expansion and the opportunity for Guam to welcome additional visitors from Korea, thus diversifying and strengthening Guam's tourism industry and benefitting our island's economy. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 492-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to congratulating and commending Haya Foundation on the Ta Na'lå'la', Ta Praktika Yan Ta Protehi Åmotta Para Hinemlo'ta Gi Kutturåta Åmot conference. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 491-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Mr. Jackson Baker as an Air Cargo Pioneer in both Guam and the Philippines, and in congratulating his family and the staff of J.L. Baker and Sons for their economic contribution to the growth and development of Guam through forty (40) years of deliving faithful, dedicated and continuous transportation services to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 9/4/12. Intro

Resolution No. 490-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / Sam Mabini, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ricardo Lee H. Mendiola for thirty-six (36) years of service at the Guam Community College; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for an exceptional career dedicated to the education and job training of Guam's students. ADOPTED: 8/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 489-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing the Guam National Olympic Committee and the eight (8) Olympic Guam Athletes who represented Guam well in the 2012 London Olypmics; and to further commending them for their outstanding efforts that had made us all proud. ADOPTED: 8/22/12. Intro

Resolution No. 488-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / M. Silva Taijeron / Sam Mabini, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Serve Guåhan! Commission, the Guåhan Department of Labor, the AmeriCorps Program, and the Guåhan Volunteer Center, in partnership with the University of Guåhan, for hosting the Fourth (4th) Annual Guam Volunteer Center Conference; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their continuted service for our island. ADOPTED: 8/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 487-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Vince Reyes for his service to the people of Guam as the Director of Inetnom Gef Pa'go Cultural Arts Programs; and to also recognizing and commending the Inetnon Gef Pa'go cultural dancers for their participation at the International Festivals in France and Switzerland in 2012. ADOPTED: 8/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 486-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to voicing I Liheslaturan Guåhan's (the Guam Legislature's) continued support for the full implementation of U.S. Public Law 110-229; and to requesting that the Honorable Janet Napolitano, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, provide for the issuance of a China Visa Waiver Program through her parole authority, and the issuance of a broader final rule for the Marianas Visa Waiver Program. ADOPTED: 9/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 485-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / M. Silva Taijeron / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. WITHDRAWN

Relative to commending the Serve GuåhanaI Commission, the Guåhan Department of Labor, the AmeriCorps Program, and the Guåhan Volunteer Center, in partnership with the University of Guåhan, for hosting the Fourth Annual Guam Volunteers Center Conference and for their continued service for our island.

Resolution No. 484-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Fur-Ever Kinda Love, and all those organizations and individuals who have endeavored to put an end to the neglect, abuse, and homelessness of pet animals; and to further commending them for their collaborative efforts to increase awareness of the serious problem of homeless animals on our island of Guam, and supoprting the declaraction of August 18, 2012, as "Guam Homeless Animals Day". ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 8/17/12. Intro

Resolution No. 483-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Sanctuary, Inc.'s Top Ten supporters for their support and contributions to Guam's youth and families on the occasion of Sanctuary's fortieth (40th) year anniversary, celebrating four (4) decades of service to the community at their Inaugueral Blue Carpet Gala event. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 482-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the former Executive Directors of Sanctuary, Inc. for their service and dedication to Guam's youth and families on the occasion of Sanctuary's fortieth (40th) year anniversary, celebrating four (4) decades of service to the community at their Inaugural Blue Carpet Gala event. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 481-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to honoring NS2c Jose Meno Meno, who served with the United States Navy, with I Milåyan I Mås Takhilo' Na Sakrifisiu for his sacrifice and service in defense of our island and nation during World War II. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/6/12. Intro | Recipients

Resolution No. 480-31 (COR) As Introduced - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to urging members of the Guam Hotel and Restaurant Association to adopt, within their business establishment, "better customer service policies" as provided in P.L. 30-171 for government agencies, and other measures of I Liheslaturan Guåhan, for the Man'åmko' and individuals with disabilities and special needs, including mental illness.

Resolution No. 479-31 (COR) As Introduced - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to urging members of the Guam Chamber of Commerce to adopt, within their business establishment, "better customer service policies" as provided in P.L. 30-171 for government agencies, and other measures of I Liheslaturan Guåhan, for the Man'åmko' and individuals with disabilities and special needs, including mental illness.

Resolution No. 478-31 (COR) As Introduced - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to urging members of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Guam to adopt, within their business establishment, "better customer service policies" as provided in P.L. 30-171 for government agencies, and other measures of I Liheslaturan Guåhan, for the Man'åmko' and individuals with disabilities and special needs, including mental illness.

Resolution No. 477-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the St. Dominic's Senior Care Home on the occasion of its Twenty-fifth (25th) Year Anniversary; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the staff and management of the facility for their service and dedication to Guam's elderly community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 476-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Eutiquio T. Velasco on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam as a Maintenance Supervisor, after more than twenty-eight (28) years of dedicated service to the Guam Police Department; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to his family in recognition of their support of his service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 475-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Captain Kevin W. Haws, NC, U.S. Navy Commanding Officer, U.S. Naval Hospital Guam, for his exceptional service at the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam from June 2010 to August 2012, serving the active duty personnel and family members of the Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard, as well as the Army Reserve and National Guard; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his invaluable contributions, sacrifices, and exemplary service. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/2/12. Intro

Resolution No. 474-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing, congratulating and commending the Korea Freedom Foundation on the establishment of a Guam Chapter. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 473-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Mrs. Jeneé M. Barnett for her outstanding service and contributions to the island community during her employment on Guam. ADOPTED: 7/24/12. Intro

Resolution No. 472-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Evelina Salas Cabrera for the exeplary service and outstanding contributions to the Guam Department of Education; and to further congratulating her on her retirement after twenty-three years or dedicated service to the Government of Guam and the people of Guam.. ADOPTED: 7/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 471-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Josefa Chargualaf Cruz for her twenty-eight (28) years and nine (9) months of exemplary service to the Guam Department of Education and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 7/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 470-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Stephanie Velsmid on her retirement from Marianas Physician Group; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to her for her nineteen (19) years of medical service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 469-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Kaaren Zvonik for her retirement from Marianas Physician Group; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to her for nineteen (19) years of medical service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 7/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 468-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to welcoming the Desheng Youth String Orchestra to Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to its members for their services and assistance to the Guam Chinese School. ADOPTED: 7/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 467-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and memorializing the late Rayn Joseph Flores SanNicolas for his impressive accomplishments and his selfless bravery, in an all too short life; and to further extending heartfelt condolences to Ryan's parents, Glenn and Monica SanNicolas, and family, on his untimely passing, on behalf of the people of Guam. Adopted on July 9, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 466-31 (COR) - Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B. J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muña

Relative to honoring and memorializing the late Honorable Miguel Sablan Demapan, Chief Justice of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, in recognistion of his dedicated service to the Commonwealth Judiciary and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and his commitment to the preservation of peace and justice; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family on his passing. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 465-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada WITHDRAWN

Relative to memorializing the all too short life, selfless bravery, and untimely passing of Rayn San Nicolas, and to offer the most heartfelt condolences of Liheslaturan Guâhan to Rayn's parents, Glenn and Monica San Nicolas and their entire family, on behalf of the people of Guam. Date Intro: July 5, 2012. Memo

Resolution No. 464-31 (COR) - Adolpho B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Lieutenant Alan Sanchez San Nicolas on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam, after thirty (30) years of dedicated service to the Department of Corrections; and to further exteding Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse' to his family in recognition of their support of this service to the people of Guam as a Corrections Officer, and his leadership as Corrections Officer Supervisor I. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 463-31 (COR) - Adolpho B. Palacios, Sr / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Major Marie Quitugua Borja on the occasion of her retirement from the Goverment of Guam, after thrity-three (33) years of dedicated service to the Department of Corrections; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse to her family in recognition of their support of her service to the people of Guam as a Corrections Officer and her leadership as a Correction Facility Assistant Superintendent. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 462-31 (COR) - Adolpho B. Palacios, Sr / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

commending and congratulating Mr. Joseph Taimanglo Afaisen on the occasion of his retirement from the Goverment of Guam, after twenty-eight (28) years of dedicated service to the Department of Corrections; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse to his family in recognition of their support of his service to the people of Guam as a Corrections Social Worker Administrator. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 461-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Guam Filipino Artists on the celebration of its First (1st) Year Anniversary; and to further extending a warm Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to the organization for its efforts in showcasing the cultural relationships of the Philippines and Guam through the artistic craft of local talents.. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 460-31 (COR) - T. C. Ada / A. B. Palacios, Sr./ R. J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing the Guam Department of Public Works community as they celebrate "National Public Works Week" from July 9 through July 13, 2012, with the theme,"Creating a Lasting Impression"; and to further commending and congratulating Guam's dedicated and unsung heroes that make up the staff and management of DPW for the labors that they perform on a daily basis with quiet dedication in
order to ensure that our island's infrastructure is maintained, and that the necessary services that affect our citizenry's quality of life are performed. Adopted by the committee on rules: July 6, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 459-31 (COR) - Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to commending and congratulating the Asmuyao Community School on being awarded full accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Accrediting Commission for Schools and to further recognizing and extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse to the Asmuyao Community School for forty (40) years of commitment to ensuring an educated island community, and for providing an invaluable servie to the people of Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 28, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 458-31 (COR) As Introduced- R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz / T.C. Ada

Relative to respectfully urging the Honorable Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta to repond promptly to requests to provide a master plan for the military build up in Guam, and to satisfy a United States Senate mandate to include master planning efforts on Guam's Buildup with all departments of defense oversease master plans.

Resolution No. 457-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Craig Nolte, Regional Manager of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, for his exemplary support of and contiued contributions to Guam's Annual Affordable Housing Symposiums; as well as for his outstanding efforts to promote affordable housing on Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 22, 2012. Intro


Resolution No. 456-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Micheal S. Flores on the occasion of his retirement from the U.S. Departmnet of Housing and Urban Development; and to further extending a sincere Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse' to him for his dedicated service. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 22, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 455-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Bolinao-Bani Association of Guam on its Twenty-third (23rd) Year Anniversary, and the induction of its newly elected Officers and Board of Directors for 2012 to 2013; and to further extending a sincere Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse' to them for their service to the people of Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 22, 2012. Intro


Resolution No. 454-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Isabel Cruz Balajadia on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Waterworks Authority; to expressing Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse' to her for thirty-three (33) years of dedicated government service; and to further recognizeing her for her commitment to the people of Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 20, 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 453-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / Judith P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mrs. Tessie Bagtas-Marcos on being elected to serve her fourth (4th) term as President of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Guam; and to further acknowledging her as (1) of the twelve (12) outstanding Filipinos on Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: June 2012. Intro

Resolution No. 452-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed. D. / B.J.F.Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending the organizers and participants of the First Marianas History Conference, with the theme: "One Archipelago, Many Stories", for highlighting and enlightening our island communities in Micronesia and throughout the academic world of the many facets and rich, deep history of the Chamorro people; and to further congratulating the Guam Preservation Trust, the Northern Mariana Islands Humanities Council, Guampedia.com, and all the presenters and panelists, for their tremendous contributions of time and effort towards the perpetuation of the Chamorro culture, traditions, and language; and does give homage and respect to "I manaina'ta" for protecting and nurturing our heritage and culture throughout the history of "I Taotao Pasifiku - I man Chamorro ". Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 451-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed. D. / B.J.F.Cruz

Relative to recognizing the hard work of local agencies and private companies in making Guam homeowners' dreams come true; and in the celebration of Guam Homeownership Month. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 450-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed. D. / B.J.F.Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Brian Pak for his outstanding service and contributions as the General Manager of the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 449-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed. D. / B.J.F.Cruz

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Employer Support of the Guard and the Reserve (ESGR) as the celebrate their fortieth (40th) Anniversary.. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 448-31 (COR) - Judith P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending Jackalyne Pfannenstiel, Assistant Secretary of the United States Navy for her unique accomplishments and the outstanding performance of her duties at the helm of the U.S. Navy's Energy, Installation and Environmental Initiative, including oversight of what is best known to us as the Guam military Build up; and to further extending Un Dângkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse', and conveying our best wishes to her for her future efforts on behalf of the United States and its defense interests. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 447-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muñia Barnes / T. C. Ada

Relative to recogntztng and commending the DOMINO LUX (DLX) International Fraternity and Sorority for their achievements and services to the people of our island community, on the occasion of the DLX Peace Festival, an event promoting the ideals of DLX and commemorating the founding month of DLX International; and to further extending a warm Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for their invaluable contributions to Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 446-31 (COR) - T.R. Muñia Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B. J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Lisa Lutter for her many accomplishments, and in acknowledgement of her dedication to the people of Guam through her contributions to music education and the development of the non-profit Community Choir, Cantate; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her more than fourteen (14) years of dedicated service. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 445-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Lions Clubs International District 204 on their joint induction of Lions Clubs Officers and Board of Directors for Lion Year 2012 to 2013; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the Lions Club International District 204 for their service and dedication to the people of Guam. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 444-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada

Relative to welcoming and extending a warm Hafa Adai to Senator Teofisto Guingona III of the Republic of the Philippines on his visit to Guam to join Filipinos throughout the island in celebrating the One Hundred Fourteenth (114th) Year Anniversary of the Independence of the Philippines. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 443-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating the faculty of John F. Kennedy High School for their contributions in offering the highest quality public school education at the high school level, based on Stanford Achievement Test (SAT-10) results; and in providing the education necessary to equip our graduates with the knowledge and skills to compete in our 21st Century work environment. Adopted by the committee on rules: 6/7/12. Intro

Resolution No. 442-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Alfred B. Valles, State Director, Hawaii-Pacific Region, U.S. Department of Labor (U.S. DOL) Office of Apprenticeship, for the invaluable assistance and contributions he has provided to Guam's Department of Labor(GDOL) and the future implementation of Apprenticeship Programs; to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo NaSi Yu'os Ma'ase' to Mr. Valles for his invaluable assistance in creating apprenticeship laws leading to Guam's recognition by the U.S. DOL relative to such programs; and to further expressing the best wishes of the people of Guam to Mr. Valles on the occasion of his retirement. ADOPTED by I MINA'TRENTAI UNU NA LIHESLATURAN GUAHAN: 6/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 441-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Twenty-Five (25) for their contributions to Upi Elementary School community. ADOPTED: 6/4/12. Intro

Resolution No. 440-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Joseph Leon Guererro Villagomez on the completion of his term as student member of the Board of Regents of the University of Guam; and extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for his service and dedication to the community and University of Guam. ADOPTED: 6/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 439-31 (LS) - T.R. Mu ña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing Jeremy Cohen and Quartet San Francisco for the composition and recording of "Guamba" for thier success as a string quartet and recieving numerous Grammy nominations, and for their participation in Cantate Guam's eighth (8th) Pacific summer Music Festival ADOPTED: 5/31/12. Intro

Resolution No. 438-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing the late Jeanette S. Tanos for her many achievements and contributions to our community; and to further extending sincere condolences to her family on her passing. ADOPTED: 5/30/12. Intro

Resolution No. 437-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the 2012 Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic High School Mock Trial team for placing Eighth (8th) Place out of Forty-Six participating teams at the 2012 National High School Mock Trial Championship Competition held in Albuquerque, New Mexico. ADOPTED: 5/29/12. Intro

Resolution No. 435-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Simon A. Sanchez High School English teacher Ms. Gretchen Andres for her engaged leadership guiding her English 12 class students in their School Year 2011-12 "Leave Your Mark" project, a proactive approach by the school community in order to provide a safe and conducive learning environment. ADOPTED: 5/29/12. Intro

Resolution No. 434-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Simon A. Sanchez High School English teacher Ms. Acie Jo Sablan Cruz for leading her senior English classes in their School Year 2011-12 "Legacy" project, which empowered students and instilled pride and ownership of the school through the cleaning, improving and renovation of the Yigo school gymnasium. ADOPTED: 5/29/12. Intro

Resolution No. 433-31 (COR) As Introduced - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to requesting the United States Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to prioritize and approve the Guam Memorial Hospital Authority's request for relief of Medicare reimbursement rates under the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 1982 and to express the dire and emergent situation the only civilian hospital on Guam faces due to the large disparity in collecting reimbursements from Medicare.

Resolution No. 432-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Colonel Robert D. Loynd (USMC) for his unique accomplishments and outstanding performance of his duties while stationed on Guam; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him, and bidding him a fond farewell and Godspeed on his departure. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 431-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late Joe "Uncel Tote" Cunningham as an outstanding member of the community who has made many historical and important contributions to Guam's Art and Entertainment Industry; and to further extending our condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED: 5/25/12.

Resolution No. 430-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Filipino Ladies Association of Guam on their Fifty-First (51st) Year Anniversary, and the celebration of the Little Miss Sampaguita Coronation Ball; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the members for their commitment and dedication to the community of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 429-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and memorializing the late Honorable Alfredo C. Dungca, former Commissioner/Mayor of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon, for his many achievements and accomplishments; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 428-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, congratulating and commending Sister Mary Carmelita Peredo, Sister Francis Jerome Cruz and Sister Doris San Agustin on their Diamond Jubilee celebrations, and Sister Erencia Saipweirik on her Silver Jubilee celebration as Sisters of Mercy; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to the Sisters of Mercy South Central Community in Guam for their commitment and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 426-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Rosemary Loveridge on being named as the "EMS System Advocacy of the Year' for the 2012 EMS Star of Life Week; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 425-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Fire Lieutenant Dean Aigamaua on being named as the "EMT-Basic of the Year" for the 2012 EMS Star of Life Week; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 424-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Fire Lieutenant Tomas D.P. Fegurgur on being named as the "EMT-Intermediate of the Year" for the 2012 EMS Star of Life Week; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 423-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the 2012 "National Safe Boating Week" Guam Planning Committee for its continued efforts to raise awareness of boaters to always wear life jackets and practice safe boating habits; and to further encouraging the people of Guam to observe "Safe Boating Week", during the week of May 19 to May 26, 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 422-31 (COR) - V. Anthony Ada / Chris M. Dueñas / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Joshua Jude Yamashita Paulino on graduating as the Valedictorian of the Class of 2012 of Saint Francis Catholic School; and to further recognizing him for his admirable service to his school and to the community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 421-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Riko San Nicolas Crisostomo on being selected as the "2012 Grand Marshall" of the Malojloj Fiesta Parade in honor of San Isidro; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his outstanding service to the village of Malojloj. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 420-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the parishioners of Malojloj as they commemorate the feast day of San Isidro, the farmer, the Patron Saint of their village, who has continually brought the people of the southern village together to celebrate spiritual guidance and abundant blessings, which are the source of practicing Catholic Chamorro traditions that remain symbolic to the island of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/17/12. Intro

Resolution No. 419-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to commending and congratulating United States Attorney Alicia Anne Garrido Limtiaco on being the recipient of the "2012 Soroptimist International Ruby Award", for her outstanding efforts to improve the lives of women and girls through her professional and volunteer work. ADOTPED by the Communittee on Rules: 6/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 418-31 (COR) - Adolpho B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio, T.C. Ada

Relative to extending a special tribute and honor to Guam's men and women in uniform whohave rendered the ultimate scarifice in giving their lives while serving as Peace Officers and protecting the people of Guam in the line of duty; and to further extending appreciation to the family members who provided their personal love and support to these peace officers, as we commemorate "Peace Officers' Memorial Day. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/15/2012. Intro

Resolution No. 417-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to post humously recognizing and honoring the late Angustia Baza Tainatongo Rivera for dedicating many years of her life to the care of peole who were in need or help; and to extinding a sincere Un Dangkolo Na yu'os Ma'ase' to her family for the outstanding contributions she had made for the betterment of our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/07/12. Intro

Resolution No. 416-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Cadets, Officers, Instructors and supports of the Multiple School Unit, Guam Army Junior Reservce Officer Training Corps of George Washington High School and Simon Sanchez High School, for their outstanding representation of the Guam Department of Education and the people of Guam during the Annual Golden Bear West Coast National Drill Competition in Torrance, California, held on April 28, 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/24/12. Intro

Resolution No. 414-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Department of Public Health and Social Services on the celebration of "Women's Health Week", with the theme, "Kinemprendi Gi Punton Salut Famalao'an Gi Ya Pasifiku" ("Understanding Women's Health Challenges in the Pacific"); and to further expressing the support of I Liheslaturan Guåhan, and extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the women of Guam for the invaluable role they play in our society. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 413-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the practitioners and participants who have contributed to the success of the Judiciary of Guam's Adult and Juvenile Drug Courts and the District Court of Guam's Drug Offender Re-Entry Program, which has resulted in the significant reduction in the use of illegal substances and in the criminal activities related to drug dependency; to extending Un Dångkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their tremendous service to the community; and to further joining them in the celebration of "Drug Court Month" during the month of May 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 412-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Guam Premier Outlets on being the recipients of the Guam Chamber of Commerce "2012 Guam Business Hall of Fame Business Laureates Award". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 411-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Leo and Connie Slotnick on being the recipients of the Guam Chamber of Commerce "2012 Guam Business Hall of Fame Business Laureates Award". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 410-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to honoring, commending and thanking Mrs. Marie Doris Cruz Taimanglo for dedicating nearly forty (40) years to building the futures of our children during her lifetime work as an educator. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/11/12. Intro

Resolution No. 409-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the teachers of the Department of Education as we celebrate May 7 to May 11, 2012, as Teacher Appreciation Week. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/2012. Intro

Resolution No. 408-31 (COR) As Introduced - R.J. Respicio / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to requesting that Guam be included as a full member of the "Mariana Monument Advisory Council," and to encourage the promotion of the accurate description of the location of the Challenger Deep within the Marianas Trench.

Resolution No. 407-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and honoring the brave men and women of the Guam Police Department, the J.D. Leon Guerrero Commercial Port Authority of Guam Police, the A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority Police, and other local and federal law enforcement officers for protecting our island; and to further paying tribute to them, our "Every Day Heroes", as they celebrate the week of May 13 to May 19, 2012, as "Guam Police Week". ADOPTED by Committee on Rules: 5/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 406-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the Guam Department of Education School Nerses for their dedication and commitment ot providing quality health care services to the students and employees of GDOE during the observance of the onth of May as "Guam Nurses' Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 405-31 (LS) As Introduced - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to encouraging the accurate location attibution of the Challenger Deep in order to create the widespread awareness of Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Micronesia and secure potential economic benefits for the people of Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Micronesia.

Resolution No. 404-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and congratulating President Ma Ying-jeou on his re-election as President of the Republic of Chine (Taiwan). ADOPTED: 5/1/12. Intro

Resolution No. 403-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Guma' Mami, Inc., for thirty-one (31) years of commitment to providing invaluable community-based services to persons with disabilities on Guam; and to further commending those individuals and agencies that have impacted and have been engaged in improving services for persons with disabilities. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 402-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Jesus Quidachay Ninete, Sr. on the occasion of his retirement from the Department of Public Works; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for his forty-nine (49) years of dedicated service to the Government of Guam and to the people of guam ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 401-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending Senior Special Agent Hoang M. Nguyen of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Guam Field Office for his accomplishments and contributions; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him, and to wish him well on his next duty assignment. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 400-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Memorial Hospital Authority as it celebrates the week of May 6, to May 12, 2012, as "National Hospital Week", with the theme: "Making Miracles Happen"; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the GMHA employees, physicians, and volunteers for their dedication and commitment to providing quality health care services to the community. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 398-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Visitors Bureau and the members of the Guam Delegation to Russia for their concerted efforts in the inaugural and successful promotion of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands (CNMI), through their participation in the Moscow International Travel and Tourism (MITT) Exhibition, and the hosting of the Guam Destination workshops in Khabarovsk and Vladivostok. ADOPTED: 4/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 397-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Ignacio C. "Ike" Fejeran on the occasion of his retirement from the Government of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his twenty-eight (28) years of dedicated service to the Government of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 4/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 396-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to congratulating Mr. Joseph Taimanglo Afaisen on being selected to service as the Guam Marshll for the 2012 Fiestan Inalahan - Patrocino in honor of the Patron Saint, San Jose. ADOPTED: 4/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 395-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. June Q. Pangelinan for her many invaluable contributions to the Agana Heights Mayor's Office; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to her for her dedicated service to the Mayor and residents of Agana Heights, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 4/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 394-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and applauding the Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff, President, and Board of Regents of the University of Guam Founder's Day Celebration 2012, and the evolution of the institution of higher learning throughout the past sixty (60) years. ADOPTED: 4/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 393-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Historic Inalahan Foundation Board of Directors and the people of Inalahan as they celebrate the 2012 Coconut Festival in conjunction with I Fiestan San Jose. ADOPTED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 392-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to commending and congratulating the Salvation Army Guam Corps as it celebrates twenty (20) years of dedicated service to the people of Guam. ADOTPED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 391-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Ms. Preciosa Reyes Ulloa as she celebrates the one hundred second (102nd) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 390-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Oliva Leon Guerrero Untalan Arroyo as she celebrates the one hundred first (101st) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Senior Citizens Month Centenarian". ADOTPED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 389-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Maria Naputi Mantanona as she celebrates the one hundred second (102th) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Senior Citizens Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 388-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Felicidad Almonte Castillo as she celebrates the one hundredth (100th) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Senior Citizens Month Centenarian". ADOPTED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 387-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Ms. Anuncia Reyes Salas as she celebrates the one hundred first (101st) year of her life; and to further commending her as a "2012 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 386-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Pacific Islands Small Business Development Center (PISBDC) Network on its seventeenth (17th) year anniversary celebration; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the PISBDC Counselors and Staff for its dedication and service to the community and the economic development of Guam and Micronesia. ADOPTED: 4/25/12. Intro

Resolution No. 385-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Filipino Community of Guam on the observance of the One Hundred Fourteenth (114th) Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Independence of the Republic of the Philippines. ADOPTED: 4/24/12. Intro

Resolution No. 384-31 (LS) - V. Anthony Ada / Chris M. Dueñas / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating U.S. Navy Commander Scott A. McKenzie on the occasion of his retirement; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his service to our country, our island and our people. ADOPTED: 4/24/12. Intro

Resolution No. 383-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to promoting the knowledge and awareness of child abuse and neglect, especially child sexual assault on Guam, and to bring attention to the front line staff all of the government of Guam agencies and private nonprofit organizations who work tirelessly to prevent and treat victims of child abuse to make Guam safer and for their continued commitment to reducing the incidence of child abuse on Guam. ADOPTED: 4/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 382-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / F.F. Blas, Jr. / Chris M. Dueñas

Relative to memorializing the late Anthony Peter Sanchez for his many contributions and accomplishments, and commending him for his years of service to the people of Guam; and to further extending heartfelt condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED: 4/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 381-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Honorable Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson on the occasion of her retirement as Judge of the Superior Court of Guam; and to further commending her for her more than thirty (30) years of service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 4/23/12. Intro

Resolution No. 379-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Iloilo International of Guam on its fourth (4th) year anniversary celebration, and the induction of the new officers and board members; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their dedication and service to the community of Guam and Iloilo, Philippines. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/2012. Intro

Resolution No. 378-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Sergeant First Class Matthew L.G. Sablan on the occasion of his retirement from the Guam Army National Guard after twenty-serven (27) years of military service; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his leadership, his accomplishments, and his dedication to our island and our nation. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 377-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Master Sergeant Carmelita Mae Borja Calvo, Operations NCO, J3 Directorate of Operations and Plans, Guam Army National Guard, on the occasion of her retirement from the Guam Army National Guard after thrity-three (33) years of military service; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her leadership, her accomplishments, and her dedication to our island and our nation. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 376-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Memorial Hospital Volunteers Association during the 2012 "National Volunteer Week"; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their commitment and service to the Guam Memorial Hospital and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/16/12. Intro

Resolution No. 375-31 (COR) As Introduced - F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and agreeing with the desires of the Northern Mariana Islands Legislature to form the Marian Islands Legislature Association and to establish within that entity a Marian Islands Cooperative Initiative to explore areas of joint governments of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Resolution No. 374-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Dr. Tan Siu Lin and Mrs, Pak Kim Lam Tan on the occasion of the fortieth (40th) anniversary of Tan Holdings in Guam, and the thirtieth (30th) year anniversary of Tank Holdings in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI); and to further commending them on their business successes, and their concern for their adopted communities. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 373-31 (COR) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending the Servce Guam Commission and its partners for inspiring and encouraging our people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in our community, and through their efforts to make Guam a better place; and to further celebrating people in action, and the observance of "National Volunteer Week", from April 15 to April 21, 2012. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 372-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating the people of Agana Heights on the inaugural opening of the Agana Heights Coconut Park/Museum, which provides our local residents, and visitors alike, with a cultural, educational and recreational experience, while promoting the "Tree of Life" of Micronesia. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/10/12. Intro

Resolution No. 371-31 (COR) As Introduced - F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to requesting Guam's Delegate to the United States House of Representatives to introduce legislation to exempt Guam, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and Alaska from the U.S. Build provision of the Maritime Shipping Laws (Jones Act).

Resolution No. 370-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to requesting that the Congress of the United States ensure that the Federal Medicare, Medicaid and Food Stamps programs all be fully and adequately funded in the Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Budget; and that the budget be maintained at current levels of coverage for children, seniors, the ill, the disabled, and individuals of limited means; for the fifty (50) states and all insular acreas of the United States. ADOTPED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 369-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to requesting that the Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo, Guam Delegate to the United States Congress, secure authorization and funding for a United States Department of Labor (USDOL) Job Corps Center on Guam. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 368-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Judiciary of Guam, the U.S. District Court of Guam, and the Guam Bar Association for their outstanding dedication and commitment in promotion and advocacy of justice and equality for the people of Guam; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for the tremendous service they provide the island community as we join them in the celebration of Law Week 2012, from April 28 through May 5, 2012, and in the commemoration of the Fifty-Fourth (54th) Nationwide Anniversary of Law Day. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 3/26/12. Intro

Resolution No. 367-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending the staff and management of the Guam Environmental Protection Agency (GEPA) for its dedicated work in leading the efforts towards safeguarding our island's natural resources during the observance of April 20120 aso "Earth Month"; April 16 to 22, 2012, as "Earth Week"; and April 22, 2012, as "Earth Day", with the theme, "Go Green! Recycle and Conserve the Environment". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 366-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Tommy King on the occasion of his retirement as Corporal from the Department of Corrections; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for his twenty-five (25) years and four (4) months of outstanding service to the government of Guam and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 365-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to bringing further awareness to shark conservation; to supporting the enactment of protective legislation; to commending regional leaders for their commitment and implementation of the Micronesia Regional Shark Sanctuary encompassing the waters of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Palau, Nothern Mariana Islands, and Guam; and to commend and congratulate the students and staff of George Washington High School and Simon Sanchez High School for their Shark Advocacy. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 363-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Members of the LEO Club II on the occasion of their Charter Induction, and to congratulate their sponsor, the Guam Harmony Lions Club, Internation District 204. ADOPTED: 3/21/12. Intro

Resolution No. 362-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Laguna Association of Guam on the Twelfth (12th) Year Anniversary celebration, and on the induction of the new officers; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their dedication and service to the community of Guam and Laguna, Philippines. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 360-31 (LS) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating JWS Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Ltd., on the occasion of its Fortieth (40th) Year Anniversary of providing excellent products and services in air conditioning and refrigeration; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to JWS for its continued contributions to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/19/12. Intro

Resolution No. 359-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Richard K. Lai on being named the U.S. Small Business Administration Guam Branch "2012 Small Business Person of the Year"; and to further commending him for his many outstanding accomplishments in serving the community of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/19/12. Intro

Resolution No. 358-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ph.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to urging the United States Congress and the President of the United States to continue their efforts in calling upon the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran to ensure that the nation's youth will not be denied access to higher education because of their faith. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 357-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to Ms. Cerina Y. Mariano for her hard work and dedication to the people of Guam and the Guam Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (GCCCP) under the Bureau Of Community Health Services (BCHS), Division of Public Health, Department of Public Health and Social Services. ADOPTED: 3/16/12. Intro

Resolution No. 356-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognzing and commending Guam's Certified Government Financial Managers (CGFM) of the Association of Government Accountants Guam Chapter on the observance of March 2012 as "CGFM Month". ADOPTED: 3/15/12. Intro

Resolution No. 355-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and acknowledging those affected by autism, and their famiies, for their sacrifice and dedication to bettering the lives of their children; and to futher commending the Autism Community Together (ACT) for their efforts to promote autism awarenewss, on the observance of the month of April 2012 as "Autism Awareness Month". ADOPTED: 3/15/12. Intro

Resolution No. 354-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Tagada Guam, LLC, on the opening of the Tagada Amusement Park to provide entertainment and recreation activities for Guam's residents and visitors. ADOPTED: 3/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 353-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Guam's Senior Citizens on the celebration of Senior Citizens Month during the month of May 2012, with the theme, "Masea Håfa Na Idåt, Siña Un Gosa I Lina'la'-Mu"; and to further commending and extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to all governmental and non-governmental organizations and volunteers who care for and serve Guam's senior citizens throughout the year. ADOPTED: 3/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 352-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending the dedicated employees and volunteers who continue to work hard in community-based organizations and government agencies that provide critical support and assistance to crime victims, and to further recognizing April 22 to April 28, 2012, as "National Crime Victims' Rights Week: Extending the Vision, Reach Every Victim." ADOPTED: 3/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 351-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to recognizing and commending the members of the Young Men's League of Guam (YMLG) for their outstanding contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating them on the occasion of their Ninety-Fifth (95th) Year Anniversary of establishment. ADOPTED: 3/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 350-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / v.c. pangelinan / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Bank of Guam, and the Leon Guerrero family on the occasion of the Fortieth (40th) Year Anniversary of one of Guam's most iconic institutions; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the Gankon Ifit family for the Bank of Guam's continued contributions to the growth and prgress of Guam and its people. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 349-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the Honoroable Yoshiyuki Kimura, Consul General of Japan in Hagåtña, for his unique accomplishemtns and outstanding performance of his duties while stationed on Guam. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 348-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Minister Faustina K. Reheher-Marugg for her contributions and dedication to the Richard Flores Taitano Micronesian Area Research Center (MARC); and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 347-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the late Jane Hainline Hammons Underwood for her contributions and dedication to the Richard Flores Taitano Micronesian Area Research Center (MARC); and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 346-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Hiro Kurashina for his contribution and dedication to the Richard Flores Taitano Micronesian Area Research Center (MARC); and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 345-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / Chris M. Duenas

Relative to recognizing the contributions made to Guam and our people by Drs. Robert and Ruby Stahlnecker; to acknowledge their humanitarian acts for other Pacific Islands, Nations and people over the past forty three (43) years, and expressing the best wishes of the people of Guam on the occasion of their Retirement. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/2/12. Intro

Resolution No. 344-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to welcoming to Guam with a Hafa Adai Spirit His Excellency Jose L. Cuisia, Jr., Philippine Ambassador to the United States; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for promoting and expanding business relationships between Guam and the Philippines. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 343-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mrs. Sylvia Kathryn Anderson Crafton for her devoted service as District Director of the Soroptimist Founder's Region for District VI, and for her involvement in the Soroptimist International of the Americas Laurel Society. ADOPTED: 2/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 342-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Women's Club for its invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating its past and present membership on the celebration of its Sixtieth (60th) Year Anniversary. ADOPTED: 2/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 341-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Global Specialist Retailers, Inc., a subsidiary of Stores Specialists, Inc., on the opening of seven (7) stores on Guam, and for contributing to Guam's economic development by providing employment to our local residents, and additional retail outlets to serve our people, as well as the Guam Tourism Industry. ADOPTED: 2/28/12. Intro

Resolution No. 339-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff, President, and Board of Regents of the University of Guam (UOG) on the observance of the University of Guam 2012 Chater Day celebration, and its Sixtieth (60th) Year Anniversary; and to further recognizing and commending the UOG 2012 Chater Day Committee members for their excellent work in continuing the traditional annual celebration of this auspicious and historic event. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 338-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to commending and congratulating the worldwide members of Soka Gakkai International (SGI) on their tireless efforts and dedication in promoting world peace; and to further congratulating the members of SGI-USA, Guam on the Thirty-Seventh (37th) Year Anniversary of the founding of SGI. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 337-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commending the Chamorro Studies Division and the Chamorro Language Teachers of the Guam Department of Education, and its collaborators, for their contributions to the promotion and perpetuation of the Chamorro language and culture, during the celebration of the month of March 2012 as Silibrasion Gupot Chamoru (Chamorro celebration). ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 336-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Ruren G. Clemente for her accomplishments as a member of the winning team in the Association of Government Accountnats Fifth (5th) Annual Government Finance Case Challenge; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'âse' to her for her accomplishments to the community. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 335-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Amber K. Castro for her accomplishments as a member of the winning team in the Association of Government Accountants Fifth (5th) Annual Government Finance Case Challenge; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her contributions to the community. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 334-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Garry K. Yeoh for his accomplishemnts as a member of the winning team in the Association of Government Accountants Fifth (5th) Annual Government Fiance Case Challenge; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his contributions to the community. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 333-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Doreen T. Crisostomo, Ph.D., for her accomplishemtns as the faculty advisor of the winning team in the Association of Government Accountants Fifth (5th) Annual Government Fianance Case Challenge; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her contributions to the community. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 332-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Edward E. Brosbesong for his accomplishments as a member of the winning team in the Association of Government Accountants Fifth (5th) Annual Government Finance Case Callenge; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his contributions to the community. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 331-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Chamber of Commerce, the Guam Young Professionals, the Guam Economic Development Authority, and the University of Guam Pacific Center for Economic Initiatives for their support towards the Buy Local Movement. ADOPTED: 2/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 330-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to requesting that the Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo advocate for an adjustment of the schedule of fee charged by the U.S. Consulate in the Republic of the Philippines for B-1 and B-2 visas; and to also formally make the same request of the U.S. Department of State; and to encourage the Department of State to adopt standardized policies relative to the issuance of B-1 and B-2 visas with all nations with which the United States maintains a security agreement, such as that which exists between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines. ADOPTED: 4/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 329-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mesengei "Mes" I. Diaz on the occasion of his retirement from government of Guam service; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his thirty-two (32) years of faithful and dedicated service, and his invaluable contributions to the education of the people of Guam through his work at PBS Guam (KGTF-TV). ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/24/12. Intro

Resolution No. 328-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the late Mr. Joseph Thomas Rhatigan, Jr., for his many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of GUam; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/21/12. Intro

Resolution No. 327-31 (LS) - T.C. Ada / T.R. Muña Barnes / M. Silva Taijeron

Relative to recognizng and commending the organizers and sponsors of the Sixth (6th) Annual Women Veterans Conference for the honorable contributions and dedicated effort they have made on behalf of women in our community, and the people of Guam; and in celebrating the month of March 2012 as "National Women's History Month". ADOPTED: 2/17/12. Intro

Resolution No. 326-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recogniznig and commending Guam Echecs (Island Chess) for its effots in teaching and promoting the game of chess on Guam; and establishing Guam as a member of the International Field of Chess Competitors. ADOPTED: 2/14/12. Intro

Resolution No. 324-31 (COR) - Committee on Rules

Relative to approving the expenditure of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) from the Central Operations Budget of I Mina'Trentai Unu Na Liheslaturan Guåhan for the administrative and operational costs associated with the Legislature Television Channel. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/17/12. Intro

Resolution No. 323-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Department of Education, the Guam Community College, and the University of Guam for their continued support, contributions, and commitment to Career and Technical Education on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/14/12. Intro

Resolution No. 322-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. George Lai, and the Quality Cup Tennis Tournament on its fifth (5th) annual event and sixth (6th) year running. ADOPTED: 2/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 321-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to congratulating Mrs. Rosita C. Ogo on her retirement for the Guam Department of Education after twentey-five (25) years of service to the island community. ADOPTED: 2/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 320-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Department of Education School Counselors for their selfless commitment and fine work in reaching out and positively touching the lives of our public school students and their parents; and on the celebration of National School Counseling Week, from February 6 to February 10, 2012. ADOPTED: 2/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 319-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Hayato "Jack" Yoshino for his dedication, vision, and invaluable service to Guam and its people. ADOPTED: 2/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 318-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to recognizing, memorializing, and honoring the late Honorable Gregorio Acosta Calvo, former Commissioner/Mayor of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon, for his many accomplishments throughout his professional career and lifetime, and to commending him for his selfless service to Guam and its people; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/8/12. Intro

Resolution No. 316-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing George Washington High School for its efforts in promoting excellence in learning and education; and on the celebration of "Gecko Reign Day" on February 11, 2012. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 2/10/12. Intro

Resolution No. 315-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating the Engineers, Architects and Surveyors Golf Club (EASGC) on their 2012 Induction of New Officers; and to further commending them for their more than twenty (20) years of charitable involvement in the local community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/9/12. Intro

Resolution No. 314-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Lydia Diaz Tenorio, Administrator of the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services Bureau of Social Services Administration, on being selected by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to receive the "Commissioner Bryan Samuels Award" for her leadership and exceptional contributions in the prevention of child abuse and neglect; and to further honoring her for her exemplary service in child welfare for over thirty (30) years. ADOPTED: 1/31/12. Intro

Resolution No. 312-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Julius Sotomayor Cena for his accomplishments in being chosen as one (1) of the ten (10) finalists of the 2012 Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival; and to futher conveying best wishes to him as he competes in the Festival. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/2/12. Intro

Resolution No. 311-31 (COR) - As Introduced - v.c. pangelinan

Relative to expressing the sense of I Liheslaturan Guahan's expenditure priority of the Compact Imapc Act funds for Fiscal Year 2012 to I Maga'lahen Guahan and to the Secretary of Interior to support capital improvement projects and operations of various impacted governmet agencies and departments.

Resolution No. 310-31 (COR) withdrawn - B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to Recognizing Lydia Diaz Tenorio, Bureau Of Social Services Administrator, Guam Department Of Public Heatlh And Social Services On The Occasion Of Her Receipt Of The 2012 Administration On Children, Youth And Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner’s Award For Leadership In The Prevention Of Child Abuse And Neglect And To Honor HerFor Her Exemplary Service In Child Welfare For Over 30 Years. Date of Intro 1/25/12.

Resolution No. 309-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Youth Professionals for their hard work and dedication to the island community; and to further congratulating the recipient of the 2011 "Reina A. Leddy Award" as the Guam Young Professional of the Year. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/27/12. Intro

Resolution No. 308-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and commending Doreen T. Crisostomo, Ph.D., University of Guam (UOG) Professor, and UOG students, Ruren Clemente, Edward Brobesong, Amber Castro and Garry Yeoh for their accomplishtments in the Aossociation of Government Accountants (AGA) Fifth (5th) Annual Government Finance Case Challenge; and to further wishing them the best of luck during this year's AGA National Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. ADOPTED: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 307-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Hilton Guam Resort & Spa on its Fortieth (40th) Year Anniversary of providing excellent hotel services on Guam. ADOPTED: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 306-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / J.T. Wonpat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna Barnes

Relative to honoring and memorializing the late Honorable Ramon Valero Diaz, former Judge of the Superior Court of Guam, in recognition of his illustrious career and outstanding record of accomplishments during his years of judicial service to the people of Guam, and his commitment to the preservation of peace and justice; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/19/12. Intro

Resolution No. 305-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending Big Brothers Big Sisters Guam for their invaluable contributions to the youth of Guam on the occasion of Mentoring Awareness Month during February 2012, and on the celebration of their many accomplishments at their Annual Appreciation Reception. ADOPTED: 1/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 304-31 (LS) - Aline A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and thanking Mr. Michael J. McCarthy for his invaluable contributions, and for his twenty-seven (27) years of dedicated service to the Guam Department of Education and the community. ADOPTED: 1/18/12. Intro

Resolution No. 303-31 (LS) - S. Mabini, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Pay-Less Supermarkets for their inspiring efforts to raise environmental awareness with their "Go Green Campaign", and the launch of "MOB: Mission Zero Bags" in their attempt to preserve and improve Guam, and encouraging social responsibility and environmental stewardship. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 302-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Susan Masnayon Miner on the occasion of her retirement; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to her for dedicating more than thirty-five (35) years of exemplary service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 301-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the participants of the 2012 Martin Luther King Day of Service celebrated on January 16, 2012; and to further memorializing Dr. King's ongoing call to action. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/13/12. Intro

Resolution No. 300-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to memorializing and recognizing the late Honorable Jesus Aguon Aquinigoc, former Mayor of Umatac, for his many accomplishments throughout his professional career and his lifetime. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/10/12. Intro

Resolution No. 299-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to the establishment of a "Sister City" relationship between the Province of Pangasinan in the Republic of the Philippines, and Guam, in order to encourage the further growth of friendship, camaraderie and commerce for the benefit of the people of both regions. ADOTPED: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 298-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Pascual V. Artero for his thirty-eight (38) years of exemplary social work service to Guam's youth; to extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his invaluable contributions to Guam; and to futher congratulating him on his retirement, on behalf of the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/12/12. Intro

Resolution No. 297-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending, recognizing and thanking Mr. Romeo "Sam" Hernandez Sangueza for his commitment and dedication to the protection of the United States and its people for nearly forty (40) years; and to further congratulating him on the occasion of his seventy-fifth (75th) birthday celebration. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 296-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the newly-elected Officers, Board of Directors and Board of Trustees of the Filipino Ladies Association of Guam (FLAG) on the occasion of their induction; to commending the outgoing FLAG Officers, Board of Directors, and Board of Trustees; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the FLAG members for their invaluable contributions to our island community. ADOPTED by the Committe on Rules: 1/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 295-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Ramon T. Lizama on the occasion of his retirement as Personnel Specialist IV with the Human Resources Division of the Department of Administration; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his thirty-two (32) years and seven (7) months of outstanding service to the government of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/5/12. Intro

Resolution No. 294-31 (COR) - T. R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Home Depot, Guam, on the occasion of its Fourth (4th) Year Anniversary of providing excellent customer services and products for the "do it yourselfers," and the construction industry on Guam; to commending Mr. Rhett Garon, Store Manager, and his management team, for their outstanding performance to ensure the Guam Home Depot's continued success; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to Home Depot, Guam, for their many employee driven projects and invaluable contributions for the benefit of our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 293-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the Capuchins of St. Fidelis Friary and their "Winter Wonderland" and extending a Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to the Quinata, Doyle, Villagomez and Muña families, relatives and friends for their hard work, commitment and contribution to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 292-31 (LS) - T. R. Muña Barnes / F. F. Blas, Jr / J. T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ms. Lourdes V. Bautista on the occasion of her retirement; and to extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to her for dedicating twenty-nine (29) years and six (6) months of exemplary service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 12/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 291-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and the Guam Delectation for winning the "Best Booth Operator" Award at the 2011 Taipei International Travel Fair in Taipei, Taiwan. ADOPTED: 12/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 290-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Artemio T. Aguero, Jr., Personnel Specialist III, Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (GHURA), for receiving the 2011 MagPro Merit Cup of Excellence Employee Award. ADOPTED: 12/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 289-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Teresa S. Blas, Property Site Manager, Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority, for receiving the 2011 MagPro Merit Cup of Ecellence Leader Award. ADOPTED: 12/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 288-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Juan "John" Blas Perez on the occasion of his retirement from the University of Guam (UOG); and to further extending heartfelt thanks to him for his dedicated and exceptional service to the University of Guam students and faculty, and the island community for the past twenty-two (22) years. ADOPTED: 12/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 287-31 (LS) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / V. Anthony Ada / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the recipients of the 2011 MagPRO Awards. ADOPTED: 12/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 286-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Dr. Luis G. Arguelles on the occasion of his retirement; to extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for dedicating forty (40) years of distinguished service to the people of Guam; and to further wishing him all the best on his future endeavors. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/16/11. Intro

Resolution No. 285-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating the newly-elected Officers and Board of Directors of the Filipino-American Presidents Club of Guam (FAPCG) on the occasion of their induction; to commending the FAPCG outgoing Officers and Board of Directors; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the FAPCG members for their contributions to our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/6/12. Intro

Resolution No. 284-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating the newly-elected Officers and Board of Directors of the Original Zambales Families Association of Guam on the occasion of their inducation; to commending the organization's outgoing Officers and Board of Directors; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the organization's members for their contributions to our Island Community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/16/11. Intro

Resolution No. 283-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending all those involved in the restoration and rededication of the "Justice Josephine Gofigan Taitague Memorial Park" in Umatac, in commemoration and remembrance of Guam's littlest hero, Justice Taitague, whose memorable battle with cancer inspired many to join in the worthwhile cause of Guam's first "Bone Marrow Drive." ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 282-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Florita Someros Oberiano on her Eightieth (80th) Birthday Celebration; and to further commending and extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to her for her service and contributions to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 281-31 (COR) - M. Silva Taijeron/ T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to expressing the support of I Liheslaturan Guåhan for and recognizing the importance of the service of military reservists serving on Guam by urging President Barack Obama and the 112th United States Congress to reconsider funding cuts to the budget of the Department of Defense in accordance with the provisions of the Budget Control Act of 2011, and further encouraging the Department of Defense to reconsider any funding decrease to reserve military forces on Guam resulting from deficit reduction provisions of the Budget Control Act of 2011. Adopted by I Mina'Trentai Unu Na Liheslaturan Guahan: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 280-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating and commending the Guam Football Association on their "Inauguration of Football Turf and Mini-Pitches of the Guam Football Association"; and to further honoring and welcoming FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter on his visit to Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 12/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 279-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Lourdes "Lou" Sanchez for her thirty (30) years of commitment and dedicated service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/20/12. Intro

Resolution No. 278-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Lucia Eustaquio Garcia McDonald on the occasion of her Eighty-Fifth (86th) Birthday celebration; and to further commending her for serving as an exemplary example of Chamorro resilience, motherly strength, and humanity throughout her lifetime. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 277-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to extending best wishes on the occasion of the Seventy-Eighth (78th) Birthday Celebration of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan; and to further commending the Japanese community of Guam for continuing to promote strong relations between Japan and the island of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 276-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and recognizing the West Care Pacific Islands organization, the Guam HIV/AIDS Network (GUAHAN) Project, and the Guam Alternative Lifestyle Association (GALA) on the occasion of the Annual Torchlight Ceremony in honor of World AIDS Day on December 1, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 275-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Officers, Board of Directors and Members of the Bolinao-Bani Association of Guam as they celebrate the occasion of their Twenty-Second (22nd) Year Anniversary with a Coronation Ball to crown Jennie Lyn Barroga as the 2011 Mutya Nan BBAG, Lance Alexander Pascual Santos as Little Prince, and Kamilah Rose Kayanan Leones as Little Princess; and to further commending the Bolinao-Bani Association of Guam for their numerous invaluable contributions to the people of Guam and the Philippines. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 274-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating the Japan Club of Guam on the occasion of the Thrity-Second (32nd) Japan Autumn Festival; to commending our brothers and sisters of the Japanese community on Guam for their contributions to our island; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to them for their long lasting friendship with the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 273-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to commending and congratulatng the Honorable Joseph Norita Camacho on his nomination and confirmation to serve as the first (1st) Refaluwasch Superior Court Judge of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 272-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Agnes Blas for her exemplary service to the Guam Department of Education after twenty-one (21) years of service in the government of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 271-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Machelle "Miki" Craig-Leon Guerrero on the occasion of her retirement as Chief Planner of the Bureau of Statistics and Plans,; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-four (34) years of service to the government of Guam and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 270-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / v.c. pangelinan

Relative to recognizing the Guam Department of Education for its efforts in promoting international education and exchange, and on the celebration of "International Education Week" from November 14 to November 18, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 269-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Jamaican Grill staff and management on the occasion of the Grill Lighting Ceremony and opening of their third (3rd) Restaurant on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 268-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Bank of Hawaii for providing excellent banking services to the people of Guam and the Pacific region for fifty (50) years. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 267-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Arlene Cruz for her many accomplishments, and for being an inspiration to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 264-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Asemcion S. Quinata for her exemplary service to the Department of Education after seventeen (17) years of service in the government of Guam. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 263-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to commending and congratulating Dr. Martesio C. Perez for his contributions to educating the community on the prevention and control of diabetes; and welcoming him to Guam as a Guest Speaker at the Twelfth (12th) Annual Guam Diabetes Association Conference. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 262-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Jacqueline Borja Cabrera for her contributions to educating the community on diabetes issues, and for showing us that the loss of sight can lead to a vision of l ife; and to further welcoming our native daughter back to Guam as a Guest Speaker at the Twelfth (12th) Annual Guam Diabetes Association Conference. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 261-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to congratulating and commending Ms. Nia Aitarto, M.P.H, M.S.E., for her contributions to educating the community on the prevention and control of diabetes; and to welcoming her to Guam as a Guest Speaker at the Twelfth (12th) Annual Guam Diabetes Association Conference. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 260-31 (LS) - Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / Judith P. Guthertz, DPA / v. c. pangelinan

Relative to recognizing and commending the University of Guam on "UOG's Sixtieth (60th ) Anniversary: Celebrating the Triton Spirit" celebration, and on its Sixtieth (60th ) Anniversary Capital Campaign. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 259-31 (LS) - T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Guam Vet Center and all participants, sponsors and organizers on the occasion of the Ninth (9th) Annual Guam Veterans' Creative Arts Showcase from November 4 to 6, 2011. ADOPTED: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 258-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Department of Public Health and Social Services and the Guam Diabetes Association for their efforts in raising the awareness of diabetes and non-communicable diseases, and bringing attention to the diabetes epidemic on Guam; and to futher encouraging the people of Guam to live a healthier lifestyle through the principles of good nutrition and excercise. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/4/11. Intro

Resolution No. 257-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / C.M. Dueñas

Relative to congratulating the people of the Federated States of Miconesia (FSM), and the FSM Community on Guam, on the celebration of "FSM DAY", and on the commemoration of their Twenty-Fifth (25th) Year Anniversary as an Independent Nation; and to further extending sincere appreciation and Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the FSM citizens who have made Guam their home, and who have made positive contributions for the betterment of our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 256-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Federation of Pangasinanses of Guam for their invaluable contributions and humanitarian assistance to the people of Guam and the Philippines; and to further bestowing on them the status of "Honorary Goodwill Ambassador-At-Large" of the people of Guam, as they embark on their Medical Mission to the Province of Pangasinan, Republic of the Philippines. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/4/11. Intro

Resolution No. 255-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending, and thanking the administrators, teachers, staff, students, and families of Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School and Tamuning Elementary School on their focused and successful work. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 254-31 (COR) As Introduced - T. C. Ada / R. J. Respicio / Adolpho B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to the affirmation of a "balanced modernization," as it relates to phase i-a of the port modernization program, and resulting sustainability and economic vitality of the commercial port of Guam. ADOPTED: 11/08/11 Intro

Resolution No. 253-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the members of the Red Ribbon Campaign Committee on the occasion of "National Red Ribbon Week," for October 23 to 31, 2011; and to further encouraging the people of Guam to support the activities that raise the awareness about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse, and to wear a Red Ribbon during "National Red Ribbon Week" in recognition of our commitment to being a safe and healthy community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 252-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Terry L. Dozier for his outstanding contributions to the BASTA (Bullying Affects Students, Teachers, and All) Bullying Prevention Conference, and for joining in the promotion and educational outreach component of bullying prevention on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 251-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Rick Chadd Springer for his outstanding contribution to the BASTA (Bullying Affects Students, Teachers, and All) Bullying Prevention Conference, and for joining in the promotion and educational outreach component of bullying prevention on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 250-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Charles P.E. Leitch for his outstanding contribution to the BASTA (Bullying Affects Students, Teachers, and All) Bullying Prevention Conference, and for joining in the promotion and educational outreach component of bullying prevention on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 249-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Rick Phillips MS Ed., for his outstanding contribution to the BASTA (Bullying Affects Students, Teachers, and All) Bullying Prevention Conference, and for joining in the promotion and educational outreach component of bullying prevention. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 248-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Iris HeavyRunner-PrettyPaint for her outstanding contribution to the BASTA (Bullying Affects Students, Teachers, and All) Bullying Prevention Conference, and for joining in the promotion and educational outreach component of bullying prevention on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 247-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, honoring, and extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to the late Deacon Jeff David T. Barcinas for his dedication and service to the people of Guam; and to further extending condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 246-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to welcoming and extending a warm Hafa Adai greeting to the Honorable Florencio M. Bernabe, Jr., Mayor of the City of Parañaque, Philippines, on his visit to Guam; and to further expressing the desire and wishes of the people of Guam to establish unity and closer relationships with the people of Parañaque City. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 245-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Leah Beth Oligario Naholowaa for her achievement in being recognized as one (1) of the 2011 One Hundred (100) Most Influential Filipina American Women in the United States; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to her for making Guam proud of her accomplishments. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 244-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Rosalyn Mikel for winning the Second (2nd) Place Award in the Sixth (6th) to Eighth (8th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 243-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Aila Cassandra Rodriguez for winning the Second (2nd) Place Award in the Third (3rd) to Fifth (5th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was pard of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 242-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Caera Bonto for winning the Third (3rd) Place Award in the Third (3rd) to Fifth (5th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 241-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Eddy Esiwini for winning the First (1st) Place Award in the Ninth (9th) to Twelfth (12th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the pormotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 240-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Elysssa Conzalez for winning the Third (3rd) Place Award in the Kindergarten to Second (2nd) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 239-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Geoffrey Gersaniba for winning the First (1st) Place Award in the Third (3rd) to Fifth (5th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 238-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Jonathan Metra for winning the First (1st) Place Award in the Sixth (6th) to Eighth (8th) Grade Category, and for being the Overall Winner of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 237-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Sadie L. Tamanda for winning the Second (2nd) Place Award in the Kindergarten to Second (2nd) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention and educational outreach part of the promotional and educational outreach component of BUllying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 236-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Euriah Patacsil for winning the Third (3rd) Place Award in the Sixth (6th) to Eighth (8th) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 235-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Kamela Therese Meno Blas for winning the First (1st) Place Award in the Kindergarten to Second (2nd) Grade Category of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 234-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognize and commending Simona Alfred for winning the Second (2nd) Place Award in the Ninth (9th) to Twelfth (12th) Grade Catagory of the BASTA Bullying Prevention Poster competition, which was part of the promotional and educational outreach component of Bullying Prevention on Guam, most especially during "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 233-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the Principal, Teachers and Students from Tokai-Daigaku Yamagata High School of Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, on their visit to Guam to pay respects to the victims of World War II on Guam, and to promote peace and fellowship through their visit to Guam; and to further extending thanks to Mr. Kensuke Haga and the U.S. Explore and Study, Inc. for their work on the project. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 232-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending the Principal, Teachers and Students from Kanagawa Kenritsu Oohara High School of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, on their visit to Guam to pay respects to the victims of World War II on Guam, and to promote peace and fellowship through their visit to Guam; and to further extending thanks to Mr. Kensuke Haga and the U.S. Explore and Study, Inc. for their work on the project. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 11/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 231-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the Pacific Business Partnership Initiative, which unifies non-profit business advocates and Pacific-centric business leaders to to grow relationships between big and small businesses, to increase the economic impact of Pacific opportunities, to develop regional based policy priorities and advocacy, and to increase support for Guam and the United States affiliated islands of the Pacific; and does further encourage and extend support for the creation of a working grouop with the Guam Chinese Chamber of Commerce, the Council of Micronesian Chief Executives, the Asian American and Pacific Islander Congressional Caucus, and the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 230-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Soroptimist International Founder Region, Soroptimist International of Guam (SIG), and Soroptimist Internation of the Marianas (SIM) for the outstanding contributions they have provided to the people of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them for their many accomplishments and their invaluable public service. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/__/11. Intro

Resolution No. 229-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Board of Directors, Executive Director, Staff and Supporters of Sanctuary, Incorporated, for their invaluable contributions to the youth and families of Guam on the occasion of the Fortieth (40th) Year Anniversary of Sanctuary, Incorporated, and on the observance of November 2011 as "Sanctuary, Incorporated, Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 228-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the dedicated Employees, Management, and Board of Directors of the Jose D. Leon Guerrero, Commercial Port on the occasion of the Port's Thirthy-Sixth (36th) Year Anniversary; and on the observance of "Port Week", from October 17 through October 21, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 227-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / B.J.F. Cruz / Sam Mabini, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Dr. Vivian Loyola Dames on the occasion of her retirement from the University of Guam; and to further extending a warm Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse and Maramang Salamat Po to her for thirty-three (33) years of outstanding contributions to the people of Guam as an educator and advocate for social policy on Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 226-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the School Principals of the Guam Department of Educaation on the occasion of "National Principals Month" and to further thanking them for their daily endeavors to provide safe and healthy learning environments. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 225-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Rotary Club of Norther Guam on the unveiling of its Peace Memorial that honors the lives that were lost during the tragic events of September 11, 2001, and that promotes peace throughout our community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 224-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Ledge Light Technologies Pacific on the occasion of its Grand Opening; and to further extending best wishes for its continued success. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 223-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Linda M. Siminerio for her contributions to educating the community on the preventio and control of diabetes and to welcome her to Guam as a Guest Speaker of Group Lifestyle Balance Program Workshop. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/11. Intro

Resolution No. 222-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Elizabeth M. Venditti for her contributions to educating the Guam community on the prevention and control of diabetes and to welcome her to Guam as a Guest Speaker for Group Lifestyle Balance Program Workshop. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/11. Intro

Resolution No. 221-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Andrea Marie Kriska for her contributions to educating the community on the prevention and control of diabetes and to welcome her to Guam as a Guest Speaker of Group Lifestyle Balance Program Workshop. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/11. Intro

Resolution No. 220-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. M. Kaye Kramer for her contributions to educating the community on the prevention and control of diabetes and to welcome her to Guam as a Guest Speaker of Group Lifestyle Balance Program Workshop. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/11. Intro

Resolution No. 219-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Linda Nelson Semler for her contributions to educating the community on the prevention and control of diabetes and to welcome her to Guam as a Guest Speaker of Group Lifestyle Balance Program Workshop. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/5/11. Intro

Resolution No. 217-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to congratulating the Palau Community Association of Guam and the Palauan community on the auspicious occasion of the Seventeenth (17th) Year Anniversary Celebration of the establishment of the Republic of Palau; and to further commending them in recognition and commemoration of their Independence, and for their invaluable contributions to Guam and its people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 216-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to expressing the interest of I Liheslaturan Guåhan in exploring the possible establishment of a Sister City relationship and goodwill with the people of the province of Pangasinan, Republic of the Philippines, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 215-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating the Guam Surgicenter on its Tenth (10th) Anniversary of providing medical services to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/12/11. Intro

Resolution No. 214-31 (COR) - Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T. C. Ada / V. Anthony Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Jesusa T. Contreras, Program Coordinator I of the Guam
Developmental Disabilities Council, on the occasion of her retirement; and to further extending Un Diingkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her thirty-three (33) years and seven (7) months of service to the government of Guam, and the people of Guam. ADPOTED: 9/30/11 Intro

Resolution No. 213-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and extending a warm Un Dångkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to Dr. Daniel L. Robertson for the outstanding contributions he has made to the people of Guam as an Educator of the University of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 212-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to congratulating Donald Muña and Kelly Muña for their professional contributions to Guam in the creation of the first annual Guam International Film Festival; and to further commending them for their great achievement as visionaries and ambassadors of Guam and Micronesia through the medium of film. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 211-31 (COR) - B. J.F. Cruz / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T. C. Ada

Relative to requesting for the Obama Administration to support, and for the United States Senate to ratify, the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and its efforts to address and counteract the global epidemic derived from tobacco use. Intro

Resolution No. 210-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Honorable Kerwin Orville Casano Tate, Consul General of the Philippines; and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his many years of service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 209-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Major David Aguon Reyes, retired Assistant Chief of Customs (Colonel), Guam Customs and Quarantine Agency, for his tireless and outstanding service to the Customs and Quarantine Agency, and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/__/11. Intro

Resolution No. 208-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Yvonne Cruz Benavente on her retirement from the Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-one (31) years of service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 207-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating U.S. Navy Master Chief Robert Joseph Reilly on the occasion of his retirement; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Si Yu'os Ma'åse to him for his thirty (30) years of service to the United States and Guam, and its people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 206-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to congratulating the Republic of China (Taiwan) on the occasion of the One Hundredth (100th) "Double Tenth National Day"; and to commending the Chinese Community of Guam for their invaluable contributions to Guam, and for their efforts in fostering a close relationship with the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 10/6/11. Intro

Resolution No. 205-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the individuals and organizations involved in the promotion and education outreach component of Bullying Prevention in Guam, most especially during the observance of the month of October 2011 as "National Bullying Prevention Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 204-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to recognizing and commneding Daniel G. Moffiat, President and Chief Executive Officer of GTA Teleguam, for his outstanding accomplishments; to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his invaluable contributions in expanding the economic growth, and the business and cultural interests of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 203-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz/ R.J. Respicio / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Edward H. Taitano for his thirty (30) years of exemplary social work service to Guam's youth; to extending Un Dångkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his invaluable contributions to Guam; and to further congratulating him on his retirement, on behalf of the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 202-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Dr. Mary L. Spencer on the occasion of her retirement from the University of Guam; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her outstanding contributions and continued service to Guam, and its people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 201-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Rita Q. Artero for her thirty-three (33) years of exemplary service to the Department of Parks and Receration and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 200-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Robert S.N. Treltas for his thirty (30) years of exemplary service to the Department of Parks and Recreation and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 199-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. John S.N. Barcinas for his twenty-six (26) years of exemplary service to the Department of Parks and Recreation and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 197-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mrs. Lourdes Andres Duguies on her retirement from the Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to further extending Un Dångkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for her thirty-six (36) years of service and dedication to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 196-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Korean Association of Guam on the occasion of the celebration of the Fortieth (40th) Anniversary of the arrival of Korean nationals on Guam, and on the Third (3rd) Anniversary of the Korean Day Gala. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 9/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 195-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes

Relative to recognizing and commending the Prevention and Training Branch staff of the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, and other PEACE Council stakeholders, for raising awareness of suicide prevention, and for providing intervention training on Guam; and does further extend Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to them as they work with national partners and continue in their diligent efforts to reduce the suicide rate on Guam, as we observe September as the annual "Suicide Awareness Intervention and Prevention Month". ADOPTED: 9/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 194-31 (LS) - v.c. pangelinan / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to honoring and ackowledging Carlos T. Untalan for his many accomplishments, and for his outstanding service to the Department of Land Management, and the people of Guam; and does further extend congratulations and Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him on the occasion of his retirement from public service. ADOPTED: 9/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 193-31 (LS) - J.P. Gutherz, DPA / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating Major Jessie Peter Quinene Tupaz on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam, after dedicating more than twenty-eight (28) years of service to the Department of Corrections; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to his family in recognition of their support of his service to the people of Guam as a Corrections Officer, and his leadership a s a Corrections Supervisor. ADOPTED: 9/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 192-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Antonio Trinidad Shimizu, Equal Employment Opportunity Officer of the Department of Public Health and Social Services, on the occasion of his retirement from the government of Guam; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him for his seventeen (17) years of service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 9/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 191-31 (LS) - T.C. Ada / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending SGS Guam, Inc., for continuing to provide inspection services critical to the verification of liquid fuels and other consumer services; and to further extending Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to the company for its invaluable contributions to the local economy and community. ADOPTED: 9/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 190-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Officers and Members of the Filipino Sports Association of Guam (FSAG) for promoting sportsmanship and brotherhood among the younger generation of Guam. ADOPTED: 9/12/11. Intro

Resolution No. 189-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the AARP, Inc., Guam Chapter No. 4837 on the occasion of its Seventeenth (17th) Anniversary Celebration; and to further recognizing its Officers and Members for their dedicated service to Guam's elderly residents. ADOPTED: 9/2/11. Intro

Resolution No. 188-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing Dr. Nicholas J. Goetzfridt, Ph.D., Professor of Library Science and Micronesian Studies, University of Guam, on his retirement; and to further honoring him for his accomplishments in academic research, his work in the compilation, recordation and publication of the history of Guam and Micronesia, and in the development of guampedia.com, Guam's first online encyclopedia. ADOPTED: 8/31/11. Intro

Resolution No. 187-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Pacific Islands Club Guam for its hard work, perseverance and contributions to the people of Guam, and for hosting the Pacific Islands Club International Road Races for the past twenty (20) years. ADOPTED: 8/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 186-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and commending the volunteers of the Guam-CNMI Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for their hard work in developing and promoting employer support for Guard and Reserve service members by advocating relevant initiatives, recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of applicable laws, and resolving conflict between employers and service members. ADOPTED: 8/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 185-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to commending and congratulating the members of the Fiftieth (50th) University of Guam Student Government Association as they assume office for the 2011 to 2012 Academic Year; and to futher thanking the members and advisors of the Forty-Ninth (49th) University of Guam Student Government Association for their service, commitment and diligence during the 2010 to 2011 Academic Year. ADOPTED: 8/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 184-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and commending successful Guam businessman Mr. George Chiu for his many exceptional achievements; and to further congratulating and extending best wishes to him on the occasion of his fiftieth (50th) birthday. ADOPTED: 8/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 183-31 (LS) - T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating Lieutenant Gregory Thomas Perez, United States Navy, on the occasion of his retirement; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to him in recognition of his more than twenty-five (25) years of honorable and dedicated service to Guam and the United States of America. ADOTPED: 8/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 182-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to celebrating the completion of the Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial in Washington D.C., a long overdue tribute to a true leader who serves as a shining example, as Guam seeks its appropriate full recognition as a member of the American family. ADOPTED: 8/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 181-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to extending sincere gratitude, Un Dångkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase', and special recognition to the Family Violence Awareness Month Task Force members, Guam's practitioners, and the numerous advocates who have tirelessly provided support to the victims of family violence over the years, and who have also increased community awareness on the reduction and prevention of family violence; and futher encouraging the people of Guam to actively unite in the elimination of family violence which negatively impacts the lives of many of Guam's children and families, as we commemorate the month of Octover 2011 as "Family Violence Awareness Month". ADOPTED: 8/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 180-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending RitaRose Naputi Arcco Cruz on her retirement from the Department of Public Health and Social Services after thirty-six (36) years public service. ADOPTED: 8/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 179-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Irene Salazar Carbon on her retirement from the Department of Public Health and Social Services after twenty-nine (29) years of public service. ADOPTED: 8/19/11.

Resolution No. 178-31 (LS) - T.R. Muña Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to honoring and commending the late Benny Mendiola Cruz for his outstanding service as a son of our island community. ADOPTED: 8/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 177-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the U.S. Pinoys for Good Governance (USP4GG) for organizing the Global Prayer Forum for Peace throughout the United States, the CNMI, Guam, and other countries, for the peaceful resolution of the issues in the Spratlys, in commemoration of the Twenty Eighth (28th) Death Anniversary of former Philippine Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr. ADOPTED: 8/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 176-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Kim "Marko" Germar for his achievement as the Third (3rd) Place Winner on the "So You Think You Can Dance" television show; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dångkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse to Marko for making the people of Guam proud of him in his accomplishments. ADOPTED: 8/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 175-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.R. Muña Barnes / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Sergeant Major Norma Jean Pangelinan Helsham on the occasion of her retirement after thirty-two (32) years of dedicated service in the United States Army; and to further commending her for her many achievements, and for her devotion to serving our country, and to protecting our people and our freedom. ADOPTED: 8/16/11. Intro

Resolution No. 174-31 (LS) - Aline A.Yamashita, Ph.D. / R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Roland Leon Guerrero Taimanglo for his numerous contributions to the Guam Department of Education and the community; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'us Ma'ase to him for his advocacy for persons with disabilities. ADOPTED: 8/16/11 Intro

Resolution No. 173-31 (LS) - Aline A.Yamashita, Ph.D. / R. J. Respicio / T. C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and thanking Mr. Luis S.N. Reyes for his invaluable contributions to the Guam Department of Education, and to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 8/16/11 Intro

Resolution No. 172-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and thanking Mr. Cesar (C'zer) Morales Mendina of DanzJazz for his efforts in cproviding a creative outlet through dance, and for inspiring his students and the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 8/16/11. Intro

Resolution No. 171-31 (LS) - v. c. pangelinan / T. R. Muna Barnes / Judith T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to petitioning the United States Congress to pass H.R. 1490 and S. 791, which will amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act of 1990 to include Guam, and to improve and increase compensation for those affected by ionizing radiation. ADOPTED: 11/8/11 Intro

Resolution No. 170-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing the accomplishments of the Northern Mariana Islands Council for the Humanities on the occasion of the Council's Twentieth (20th) Anniversary, to be celebrated on August 12, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/10/11. Intro

Resolution No. 169-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to celebrating the opening of the new John F. Kennedy High School campus; and to commending the JFK High School Islanders Community, including the Faculty, Staff, Students, Parents, and JFK Alumni, on the celebration of this auspicious and historical occasion. ADOPTED: 8/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 168-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and honoring the uniformed and civilian employees of the Department of Corrections for their dedication and meritorious service in protecting the people of Guam on the occasion of "Corrections Week" from July 31 through August 6, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 8/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 165-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mariana Patrice Pangelinan Dimla for her contributions to the Micronesian Youth Services Network (MYSN) as the reigning Liberation Day Queen of the San Diego, California, Sons & Daughters of Guam Club Liberation Day Celebration. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 164-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending Sonia Elaine Blissett, Ph.D., for the outstanding contributions she has made to the people of Guam as a Psychologist with the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse; and to futher extending to her a sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' for helping to improve the quality and delivery of health care services provided to individuals with disabilities. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 163-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating Jose Pangelinan Lujan (Atdot) for his significant contributions to Guam's culture through his exceptional carpentry skills; and to celebrate and commemorating the renovation and restoration of the 1911 Historic Jose P. Lujan House in Hagåtña by the Guam Preservation Trust. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 162-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Linda U. Del Rosario, Management Analyst III of the Department of Public Health and Social Services, on the occasion of her retirement from the government of Guam; and to extending a most sincere Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' to her for thirty-six (36) years of service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/20/11. Intro

Resolution No. 161-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending Attorney Mike Ancheta Nisperos, Jr., for the outstanding contributions he has made to the people of Guam as the Executive Director of the Public Defender Service Corporation (PDSC); and to further extending a sincere Un Dångkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'åse' him for his major accomplishments and service with the government of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 160-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and thanking Dr. Nerissa Bretania Underwood for her dedication and leadership in the building of our island's future through the Guam public education system. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/12/11. Intro

Resolution No. 159-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Marianas Chamorro Community of Florida on their 2011 Liberation Day Festivities in Titusville, Florida. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 158-31 (COR) - V.A. Ada / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating U.S. Army Lt. Colonel Karen Lynn Aguon Salas Goldston on the occasion of her retirement; and to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her service to our country, our island, and our people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 157-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and bidding farewell to Lieutenant Commander Matthew J. Salas on the occacsion of his relocation to a new tour of duty in the U.S. mainland and to expressing a most sincere Un Dangkolo na si Yu'os ma'ase' for his continued service to our island and people.

Resolution No. 156-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recogizing, commending, and thanking educator Arlene Reyes Unpingco for her dedication to the education of our children and families; and to futher congratulating her on the occasion of her retirement. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 155-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Colonel Alan J. Wieder for his twenty-five (25) years of service in the United States Air Force; and to further congratulating him on the occasion of his retirement. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 154-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam businesses that have instituted senior citizen programs to provide some financial relief to our manamko; and to further encouraging Guam's business community to support our island's manamko by creating programs for senior citizen patrons. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 153-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Mrs. Maria Nonelona E. Custodio for her many years of service to the people of Guam; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her selfless commitment to community service. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/8/11. Intro

Resolution No. 152-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Little League Southern Baseball Teams, their Managers and Coaches for volunterring their time and effort for a successful 2011 Baseball Season. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 151-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Ken Haga, President of U.S. Explore and Study, Inc., Mr. Jun Hiyoshi, President of Lam Lam Tours and Associates: Sanko, MHI and Turtle Tours for implementing the program entitled, "Free Rides for our Manamko". ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 7/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 150-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Lam Lam Tours and Mr. Ken Haga, President of U.S. Explore and Study, Inc., for their generous contributions to the people of Guam in promoting tourism in Hagatna. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 149-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending the Guam Homeless Coalition, and to further extending a warm Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for their selfless dedication and service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 148-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Department of Parks and Recreation Employees on the Thirty-Sixth (36th) Year Anniversary; and to further recognizing them as they celebrate "Parks and Recreation Month" during July 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/30/11. Intro

Resolution No. 147-31 (COR) - T.R. Muña Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to honoring and congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Seikichi and Paula Kaneshiro on the celebration of their Sixtieth (60th) Wedding Anniversary. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 7/20/11. Intro

Resolution No. 146-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Jerry Li on the grand opening of the Old Town Chinese Restaurant at the newest location at the Aurora Guam Resort. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 145-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending EVA Air on the commemoration of its Inaugural Flight arrival to Guam, and for demonstrating consistent quality service in the global aviation industry throughout the years. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 144-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Congressman Florencio "Joeben" T. Miraflores of the Lone District of Aklan for his many achievements and accomplishments; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'us Ma'ase' to him for being the Guest Speaker at the Aklan Association of Guam Forty-sixth (46th) Year Anniversary celebration, and Induction of new Officers. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 143-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating the Aklan Association of Guam on its Forty-sixth (46th) Year Anniversary of service and dedication to Guam and the Providence of Aklan, Philippines. ADOPTED by the COmmittee on Rules: 6/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 142-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to voicing the concern of I Liheslaturan Guahan (the Guam Legislature) on the proposed redeployment of Guam based Continental Micronesia (CMI) flight attendants resulting from the recent merger of Continental and United Airlines; and to emphasize that the impact of such redeployment could seriously imperil (CMI) flight attendant’s seniority status earned with Continental and the possibility of them having to relocate off-island when they’ve placed permanent roots on Guam; and to implore that United Airlines needs to reaffirm its commitment to (CMI) flight attendants and  the people of Guam, CNMI and Micronesia to allow (CMI) flight attendants to continue to fly the Honolulu-Guam-Narita route until such time when the new United Airline has achieved one single operating certificate and the flight attendant’s group has negotiated a single contract with a single seniority list.

Resolution No. 141-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the Domino Lux (DLX) International Fraternity, Guam Chapter, on the occasion of its Third (3rd) Year Anniversary celebration, and acknowledging that Domino Lux is one of the fastest growing local organizations on Guam, having increased its membership by more than five hundred fifty (550) members since its establishment; and to further extending Un Dangkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' and Maraming Salamat Po' to all the brotherhood members for their active involvement throughout the island community, and their support for the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 140-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.C. Ada / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the members of the Guam National Guard, both past and present, on the celebration of its Thirtieth (30th) Year Anniversary of providing exceptional support and service to Guam and the United States; and to further extending a warmhearted Un Dangkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to all Guam National Guard members for their dedication, commitment and selfless service in the defense of freedom, and in support of the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 139-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Apalit Association of Guam on th ecelebration of their 2011 Apalit Town Fiesta. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 138-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending Lions Club District Governor, Romeo Angel, and Past District Governor, Emelio Uy, Extension Chairman, for their leadership and dedication in organizing and chartering three (3) new Lions Clubs for the Lions Clubs International District 204; namely, the Guam Rock Lions Club, the Guahan New Horizon Lions Club, and the Guam Isla Lions Club. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 137-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and memorializing the late Honorable Juan Crisostomo Cruz, former Mayor of Inarajan, for his many achievements and accomplishments; and to further extending sincere condolences to his family, on behalf of I Liheslaturan Guahan and the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/13/11. Intro

Resolution No. 136-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and congratulating the Rotary Club of Tumon Bay on its annual event for fellowship, as the members celebrate and commemorate the contributions to the renovation and restoration of our largest park on Guam, the Governor Joseph Flores Memorial Beach Park, also known as Ypao Beach Park. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/13/11. Intro

Resolution No. 135-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to honoring and recognizing Mr. Hing-cheong Kwok for his passion and commitment in promoting Guam as a travel destination, and expanding the travel arena between China and Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/13/11. Intro

Resolution No. 134-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and recognizing Mr. Paolo Benigno "Bam" A. Aquino, IV for his many outstanding accomplishments and invaluable contributions; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for being the Keynot Speaker at the Guam Celebration Banquet commemorating the One Hundred Thirteenth (113th) Anniversary of Philippines Independence Day. ADOPTED by the Commitee on Rules: 6/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 133-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending, honoring and extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to Monsignor Brigido Pedro Untalan Arroyo for his fifty (50) years of service and stewardship within the Roman Catholic Church and the community of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/10/11. Intro

Resolution No. 132-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the coordinators and artists that make up Obra for their efforts in showcasing and propelling the Filipino culture through art, in the observance of the celebration of the One Hundred Thirteenth (113th) Anniversary of Philippines Independence Day. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/8/11. Intro

Resolution No. 131-31 (LS) - v.c. pangelinan / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Joyce Quinata Crisostomo for being selected as the "2011 Businesswoman of the Year" and for exemplifying the characteristics of an inspirational and posistive role model for future generations. ADOPTED: 6/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 130-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to honoring and congratulating Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin and Ofelia Sison on the celebration of their Fiftieth (50th) Wedding Anniversary. ADOPTED: 6/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 129-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating John and Joe Ananich, and the Ananich family, on the Grand Opening of Armor Coatings Micronesia; and to extending Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for a combined forty (40) years of service in law enforcement on Guam. ADOPTED: 6/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 128-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Ms. Louisa Fejeran Marquez, Personnel Officer, Department of Public Works on the occasion of her retirement; and to further recognizing her for thirty (30) years of service with the Government of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/2/11. Intro

Resolution No. 127-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the qualifying winners and teachers of the 2011 Guam History Day Competition for advancing to represent Guam in the National History Day Competition at the University of Maryland, on June 12 to 16, 2011. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 6/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 126-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz / A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Dr. Thomas Shieh on the occasion of the Tenth (10th) Anniversary of the Shieh Su Ying Scholar Athlete of the Year Program; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him as its founder, for his commitment to the people of Guam, and for promoting a "study hard, play hard" philosophy that encourages young adults to stay away from tobacoo, alcohol, and drugs by excelling in academic and athletic achievements. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/2/11. Intro

Resolution No. 125-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / B.J.F. Cruz / A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to extending a warm Hafa Adai and welcome to Guam to Mr. Dave Shoji, the legendary University of Hawaii Women's Volleyball Head Coach, and recognizing him for his amazing accomplishments; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for inspiring Guam's young adults as the Guest Speaker of the Tenth (10th) Annual Shieh Su Ying Scholar Athlete of the Year Awards Banquet. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 124-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Filipino Ladies Association of Guam on the occasion of its Golden Anniversary celebration, and to expressing a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to tis members for fifty (50) years of service to our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 123-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the outgoing 2010-2011 Officers of the International Association of Lions Club District 204 Guamerica Lions Club for their outstanding service to the community of Guam during their term of office. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 122-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring long-time Guam Educator Maureen Murphy for her dedication, her accomplishments, and her lifelong efforts to improve the lives of Guam's children through her passion for teaching and her love of reading; to congratulating her on the occasion of her retirement; and to furhter extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her invaluable service to Guam and its people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/27/11. Intro

Resolution No. 121-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating the Yale Alley Cats on their recent performances before the people of Guam, and recognizing them for their proud musical tradition; and to further acknowledging the students of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic High School for their significant musical talents. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 120-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to commending and congratulating Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Michael Gene Martinez, Deputy G1 for Joint Force Headquarters, GUARNG-Element in the Guam Army National Guard, on the occasion of his retirement from the Guam Army National Guard after thirty (30) years of military service; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for his leadership, accomplishments and dedication to our island and country. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 6/1/11. Intro

Resolution No. 119-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and rextending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to Ms. Rufina Fejeran Mendiola for her dedication to the education of our children and families for more than (3) decades. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 118-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, commending and extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to Ms. Mary Pangelinan Eclavea for her dedication to the education of our children and families for nearly four (4) decades. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 117-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating Fantaysha Umbrero Rioja on her coronation as the "2011 Miss Iloilo", and also recognizing her Royal Court; and to further commending the Iloilo International of Guam for a successful 2011 fundraiser. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/25/11. Intro

Resolution No. 116-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending Taekwondo Martial Arts Studio for their stance on perpetuating the values of integrity, self-control, community service and sportsmanship; and to further recognizing them for their accomplishments, both locally and internationally, and for the contributions to the community of Guam, through service and taking on the part of positive role models. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 115-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending Dr. John Sanchez, Program Chair of the University of Guam School of Education Master of Arts in Teaching Program; and to further congratulating the First Graduates of the Masters of Arts in Teaching Program. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 114-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Okkodo High School Lodging Management Program Class for achieving First (1st) Place Overall at the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute National Lodging Management Program Compeition held on April 7 to 9, 2011, in Orlando, Florida. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 113-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating the Guam Memorial Hospital on the celebration of "National Hospital Week" from May 8 to 14, 2011, with the them "Champions of Care"; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to GMHA employees for their hard work and dedication in serving the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 112-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to recognizing the dedicated and hardworking employees of the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse on the celebration of "Mental Health Awareness Month" during May 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/20/11.

Resolution No. 111-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing Maria R. Gilnifrad for the exemplary partenting she exhibited in leading forty-seven (47) students to school at Machananao Elementary School; and to further commending the staff and teachers of Machananao Elementary School for instilling the love of school in their studnets. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 110-31 (COR) - F.F. Blas, Jr. / V.A. Ada / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Officers and Employees of BME & Sons, Incorporated, on the occasion of the Twenty-fifth (25th) Anniversary of the company's establishment on Guam; and to further commending them for their contributions to the island of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/20/11. Intro

Resolution No. 109-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Western Visaya College of Science and Technology (WVCST) Alumni Association, Guam Chapter, on their Eighteenth (18th) Anniversary, and on the induction of the newly election 2011-2012 Officers and Board members; and to extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to the outgoing 2009-2010 Officers and Board Members. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/20/11. Intro

Resolution No. 108-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Guma' Mami, Inc., for thirty (30) years of commitment to providing invaluable community-based services to persons with disabilities on Guam; and to further commending those individuals and agencies that have impacted and have been engaged in improving services for persons with disabilities. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/31/11.

Resolution No. 107-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the Cadets, Officers, Instructors and supporters of the Multiple School Unit, Guam Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, comprised of members from George Washington High School and Simon Sanchez High School, and the John F. Kennedy High School Unit, Guam Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, for their outstanding representation of the island's Public School System and the people of Guam during the Annual Golden Bear West Coast National Drill Competition, held on April 30, 2011 in Carson, California. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/18/11. Intro

Resolution No. 106-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Filomena M. Cantoria, D.B.A., CPA, Professor of Accounting, University of Guam School of Business and Public Administration, on the occasion of her retirement and to further recognizing her for her service to education in the course of over thrity (30) years of teaching at universities in Asia, the Pacific, and the U.S. mainland. ADOPTED: 5/10/11. Intro

Resolution No. 105-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Annalakshmi Wignarajah for her significant contributions to Guam, and its people, and for enriching Guam's demographic, cultural melting pot. ADOPTED: 5/10/11. Intro

Resolution No. 104-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the practitioners and participants who contribute to the success of the Adult and Juvenile Drug Courts of Guam, which has resulted in the significant reduction in the use of illegal substances, and in the criminal activities related to drug dependency; to extending Un Dangkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for their tremendous service to the community; and to further joining them in the celebration of "Drug Court Month" in May 2011. ADOPTED: 5/4/11. Intro

Resolution No. 103-31 (LS) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Mr. Paul C. Bassler for his years of service to the island of Guam in the field of agriculture; to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to he and his wife, Dorothy H. Bassler; and to further expressing Godspeed and best wishes to them on their future endeavors. ADOPTED: 5/4/11. Intro

Resolution No. 102-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to commending the Guam Child Car and Development Association (GCCDA), and all the professional child care providers on Guam for their outstanding contributions to our children; and to further congratulating them on the celebration of "Child Care Provider Appreciation Day" on May 6th, 2011. ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 101-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring the nurses on Guam who care for and serve Guam's community throughout the year; and to further extending Un Dangkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to them for their efforts to improve our health care system, as we celebrate May 2011 as "Guam Nurses Month," and May 6 to 12, 2011 as "National Nurses Week", with the theme: "Nurses Trusted to Care". ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 100-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to commending and honoring Perez Bros., Inc., for being selected as the 2011 Business Laureate to be inducted into the Guam Business Hall of Fame; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to them for their outstanding contributions to our island community. ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 99-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and honoring the late Mr. John L. Kerr for being selected as the 2011 Individual Laureate to be inducted into the Guam Business Hall of Fame, and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his outstanding contributions for the betterment of our island community. ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 98-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late Honorable Jesus Palomo Cruz, former Commissioner of Yigo; and to further extending sincerecondolences to his family, and the people of Yigo, on his untimely passing. ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 97-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Chinese Ladies Association of Guam on the occasion of its Sixteenth (16th) Anniversary Celebration; and to further commending it for unwavering community service efforts that contribute significantly to the betterment of Guam, and its people. ADOPTED: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 96-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / A.B. Palacios, Sr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the United Samar Association of Guam on the occasion of its Twenty-First (21st) Anniversary; and to further commending it for generous and invaluable contributions to the island of Guam, and its people. ADOPTED: 5/2/11. Intro

Resolution No. 95-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Filipino Community of Guam on the accasion of the observance of the One Hundred Thirteenth (113th) Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Independence of the Republic of the Philippines. ADOPTED: 5/2/11. Intro

Resolution No. 94-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring and the late Amalia Gogue Arceo on one hundred (100) years of life; to commending her for her many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to congratulating her as a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 93-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Maria Naputi Mantanona as she celebrates her One Hundred First (101st) Birthday on May 9, 2011; to commending her on her many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating her as a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 92-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late Mr. Melchor David Ponce on one hundred one (101) years of life; to commending him for his many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating him for being a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 91-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Preciosa Reyes Ulloa as she celebrates the one hundredth first (101st) year of her life; to commending her for her many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating her as a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 90-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Anuncia Reyes Salas as she celebrates the one hundredth (100th) year of her life; to commending her for her many accomplishments and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam; and to further congratulating her as a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 89-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring Mrs. Oliva Leon Guerrero Untalan Arroyo as she celebrates the one hundredth (100th) year of her life; to commending her for her many accomplishments and her invaluable contributions to the people of Guaml and to further congratulating her as a "2011 Senior Citizens' Month Centenarian". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/3/11. Intro

Resolution No. 86-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Commander Maureen Chase on the occasion of her retirement; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her service to our country, and our island and its people. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 85-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to encouraging the members of the Guam Chamber of Commerce and the Islandwide Business Community to provide their employees with the opportunity for work site assignment preference, wherever practical and without adversely affecting the operations of the business; in an effort to assist the employees in the escalation price of gasoline, to minimizing travel time to and from work, and to encourage car pooling.

Resolution No. 84-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / A.B. Palacios, Sr.

Relative to commending Peggy E. York, Ph.D., for the outstanding contributions she has made to the people of Guam as a Psychologist with the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to her for helping to improve the quality and delivery of health care services to individuals with disabilities. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 83-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Anita Borja Enriquez, D.B.A on being selected to receive the 2011 Guam Community College (GCC) "Distinguished Alumni" Award, and on being included in the GCC "Walk of Fame"; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her commitment to the education and development for entrepeneurs, and for her dedication to the betterment of our island. ADOPTED: 4/26/11.

Resolution No. 82-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the 2011 Guam "National Safe Boating Week" Organizing Committee for their continued efforts in raising the awareness of boaters to always wear life jackets, and to practice safe boating habits; and to encouraging the people of Guam to join the nation in observing "National Safe Boating Week" during the week of May 21 to 27, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/13/11. Intro

Resolution No. 81-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Guam's Senior Citizens during the celebration of Senior Citizens Month in May 2011, with the theme: "I Manaina-Ta: I Sumestietieni I Kommunidat"; and to further extending Un Dangkolo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to the employees and colunteers of the Division of Senior Citizens of the Department of Public Health and Social Services, the GovGuam Association of Retired Persons, Servicio Para I Man amko', and other government and non-profit organizations, who care for and serve Guam's Senior Citizens throughout the year. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/25/11.

Resolution No. 80-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to congratulating and reecognizing the organizers and participants of this year's Guam Earth Day celebration on April 22, 2011; and to pledging unwavering support of the Earth Day 2011 theme: "A Billion Acts of Green". ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 4/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 79-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to extending a special tribute and honor to Guam's men and women in uniform who have rendered the ultimate sacrifice in giving their lives while serving as peace officers and protecting the people of Guam in the line of duty; and to further extending apprciation to the family members who provided their personal love and support to these peace officers, as we commemorate "Peace Officers' Memorial Day" on May 16, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/13/11. Intro

Resolution No. 78-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and commending the Judiciary of Guam, the U.S. District Court of Guam, and the Guam Bar Association for their outstanding dedication and commitment in the promotion and advocacy of justice and equality for the people of Guam; and to further extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for the tremendous service they are providing to the island community as we join them in the celebration of Law Week 2011, from April 25 through May 1, 2011, and the commemoration of the Fifty Third (53rd) Nationwide Anniversary of Law Day. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 77-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Cencio Tan C. Vy on being named as the U.S. Small Business Administration "2011 Small Business Person of the Year"; and to further commending him for his outstanding accomplishments, and his invaluable contributions to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 76-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to expressing a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to Mr. George Lai for his hard work and commitment to serving the people of Guam; and to further recognizing and commending him for his dedication to serving in the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Guam, and in other organizations. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/25/11.

Resolution No. 75-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to recognizing and honoring the courageous men and women of the Guam Police Department, the Port Authority of Guam Police, the A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority Police, and all federal law enforcement officers for their selfless service in the protection of life and property; and to further extending a warmhearted Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for their invaluable service to the island community, during the celebration of "Guam Police Week", from May 15 to 21, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 5/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 74-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to voicing I Liheslaturan Guahan's (The Guam Legislature's) vehement support for the full implementation of Public Law 110-229 and requesting that the US Secretary of Homeland Security, the Honorable Janet Napolitano, provide for the issuance of a China Russia Visa Waiver Program through her parole authority and the issuance of a broader final rule for the Marianas Visa Waiver Program.

Resolution No. 73-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Josephine Mesa for being the "2011 Volunteer of the Year" for the Guam Memorial Hospital Volunteers Association, and for exemplifying the noble characteristics of a truly altruistic volunteer. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/16/11. Intro

Resolution No. 72-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the University of Guam Career Development Office on the occasion of its Ninth (9th) Annual Student Employee and Supervisor of the Year Awards Program, and for celebrating the week of April 10 to 16, 2011, as "National Student Employee Week". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/11/11.

Resolution No. 71-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Ms. Lydia D. Tenorio for her hard work and dedication to the people of Guam; and to congratulating her on being named as the "Social Worker Of The Year" by the Guam Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 70-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Keandra Marlaine McDonald on her nomination as the "Military Child of the Year" Award for the island of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 67-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Naomi Rico and her staff at the Navel Hospital Mammography Department for their dedicated service and invaluable contributions to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/12/11. Intro

Resolution No. 66-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing, honoring and extending Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to the employees of the Department of Public Health and Social Services, the Office of the Attorney General of Guam, the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Healing Hearts, and other government organizations and volunteers who care for the serve Guam's children throughout the year, on the occasion of Child Abuse Prevention Month during April 2011, with the national theme of "Strengthening Families and Communities". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 65-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to commending the dedicated employees and volunteers who continue to work hard in the community-baased oragnizations and government agencies which provide critical support and assistance to crime victims, and survivors of crime; and to further recognizing them on the occasion of "National Crime Victims' Rights Week: Reshaping the Future, Honoring the Past" from April 10 to 16, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/11/11.

Resolution No. 64-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the Serve Guam! Commision for improving lives, strengthening communities and fostering civic engagement through service and volunteering on the occasion of "National Volunteer Week" on April 8-17, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 63-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Andrew Talbot's fifth (5th) grade class of J.Q. San Miguel Elementary School on their achievements made in the Direct Instruction Program. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/19/11. Intro

Resolution No. 62-31 (LS) - C.M. Duenas / T.R. Muna-Barnes / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Sanctuary, Incorporated, of Guam on the occasion of hosting the first Annual Islandwide Youth Fest Day on April 30, 2011. ADOPTED: 3/23/11.

Resolution No. 61-31 (LS) - v.c. pangelinan / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the United States Coast Guard Sector Guam for its continued efforts to protect the lives of the people of Guam by initiating a water safety committee and workshops. ADOTPED: 3/29/11. Intro

Resolution No. 60-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to honoring and commending the late Marian Johnston Taitano for her many accomplishments, her invaluable contributions, and her public service to the people of Guam; and to further extending sincere condolences to her family on her passing. ADOPTED: 3/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 59-31 (LS) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the late Kathleen (Kate) Thelma Thomas for her many dedicated years of service in the social work field; and to further commending her for her tireless efforts to improve the quality of life of the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 58-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating Jane Leon Guerrero Taitague on the occasion of her retirement from the University of GUam; and to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to Jane and her husband, Michael, and children, Kellie and Travis, in recognition of their support of her thirty-two (32) years of service with the Government of Guam. ADOPTED: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 57-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the International Association of Lions Clubs District 204, the Guamerica Lions Club, on the occasion of its nineteenth (19th) year of volunteerism and humanitarian service; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to them for their many years of service to Guam and its people. ADOPTED: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 56-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz / A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late William Joseph Camacho for his exemplary service to the people of Guam; to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his outstanding contributions he has made for the betterment of the tennis and island community; and to further extending condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 55-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Guam on the election of their Officers and Directors; and to further commending them for their outstanding accomplishments in the community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 54-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and acknowledging those affected by autism, and their families, for their sacrifice and dedication to bettering the lives of children on Guam; and to further commending the Autism Community Together (ACT) for its efforts in promoting autism awareness, and on the observance of the month of April 2011 as "Autism Awareness Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 4/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 53-31 (COR) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mrs. Anuncia Reyes Salas on the occasion of her One Hundredth (100th) Birthday celebration; and to further commending her for serving as an exemplary example of Chamorro resilience, motherly strength and humanity throughout her lifetime. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 52-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late Honorable Jose Espinosa Santos as one of Guam's most dedicated and revered Mayors, and to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for his efforts in serving Guam and its people through his works; and to further extending condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 51-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - C. Duenas / T.C. Ada / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to providing measures to address the possibility of readiation exposure resulting from Japan's nuclear reactor incidents.

Resolution No. 50-31 (LS) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to expressing humble and sincere condolences and sympathy to the people of Japan for the horrific loss of life, suffering and physical damage caused by an act of Mother Nature, in the form of a magnitude 9.0 offshore earthquake and an accompanying thirty-three (33)-foot tsunami, which directly affected the city of Sendai, the capitol of the Miyagi Prefecture in Japan. ADOPTED: 3/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 49-31 (LS) - M. Silva Taijeron / F.F. Blas, Jr. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending and congratulating Notre Dame High School, Inc., on the celebration of their Second (2nd) Annual Gala; and to further recognizing the School for providing quality, Catholic education for the past forty-three (43) years, and for many contributions to our Guam community. ADOPTED: 3/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 48-31 (COR) - T.C. Ada / R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to voicing the sense of I Liheslaturan Guahan (the Guam Legislature)on the proposed transfer of the United States Department of the Navy waterworks infrastructure to the government of Guam; to supporting the autonomy of Guam's democtratically-elected Consolidated Commission on Utilites; to stating unequivocally that Guam asserts the Navy waterworks infrastructure should be transferred at no cost to the government of Guam in trust for the people of Guam; and to insisting that the United States government honor the rights of the people of Guam over their island's fresh water resources. ADOPTED: 3/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 47-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Alejandro Teodoro Blas Lizama for his participation in the archeological, historical and cultural preservation of the legacy of the people of Guam, and for his excellent rendering of historic sites and artifacts; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for his outstanding commitment to promoting the knowledge of Guam's past history for the present and furture generations of Guam. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 3/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 46-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Dr. Fred Reinman for his work in the archeological, historical and cultural preservation of the legacy of the people of Guam, and for his excellent service and dedication to the people of Guam and Micronesia; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for the outstanding contributions he has made for the betterment of our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 45-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and honoring Pastor Edmund Kalau for his exemplary service to the people of Guam and the Pacific; to extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to him for the outstanding contributions he has made for the betterment of our island community; and to further encouraging him in his worthwhile efforts for our island and the Pacific, on the occassion of the Third (3rd) Annual MARC and Charter Day Event. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/11/11. Intro

Resolution No. 44-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Guam's Certified Government Financial Managers (CGFM) of the Association of Government Accountants Guam Chapter on the observance of March 2011 as "CGFM Month". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 43-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Administration, Faculty, Staff, Parents and Students of the Guam Department of Education for their ongoing efforts to create a positive learning environment; for the key role they play in promoting excellence in education and ensuring a brighter and stronger future for Guam; and on the observance of the week of March 14 through March 19, 2011, as "Public Schools Week: Our Commitment to Excellence". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 41-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the Catholic Social Service Alee Shelter on the celebration of thirty (30) years of service to the people of Guam; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to its director, staff, and supporters for their tireless efforts, and for their continued support of our island's families. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 40-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to requesting Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo to introduce legislation in the United States House of Representatives to amend the "Tourism Promotion Act of 2009", insuring Guam's access to millions of tourism related dollars from the federal government.

Resolution No. 39-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending and congratulating the WestCare Pacific Islands organization on the occasion of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on March 10, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 3/9/11. Intro

Resolution No. 38-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / M. Silva Taijeron / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing Senior Airman Jerome Ibanez for his efforts in support of Operation Enduring Freedom; to commending and congratulating him for the singular achievement of being awarded the Defense Meritorious sSrvice Medal early in his career; and to further extending a most sincere Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his honorable service to our island and country. ADOPTED: 2/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 37-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending the Parish Family of Santa Teresita Church for their outstanding public service to the local community and the island of Guam. ADOPTED: 2/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 36-31 (LS) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / F.F. Blas, Jr.

Relative to recognizing and commending Japan-based All Nippon Airways (ANA) on the celebration of its Twenty-fifth (25th) Anniversary of providing international air service, and to extending Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to them for contributing significantly to the economic development and the tourism industry in Guam. ADOPTED: 2/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 35-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to commending the Department of Chamorro Affairs, the Chamorro Studies Division of the Guam Department of Education, the Chamorro language teachers, and all other individuals who have collaborated, for their contributions to the promotion and perpetuation of the Chamorro language and culture, on the observance of the month of March 2011 as Gupot Chamorro (Chamorro Celebration). ADOPTED: 2/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 34-31 (LS) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Chia-Chi (Chuck) Wu, and his wife, Shiu-Fong Lai, on the occasion of the Fortieth (40th) Anniversary of the Pacific Sunny Group of companies; and to extending best wishes to Chuck on the occasion of his Eightieth (80th) Birthday. ADOPTED: 2/23/11. Intro

Resolution No. 33-31 (LS) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to commending and congratulating Lourdes (Lou) A. Leon Guerrero on being named the Guam Business Magazine's 2010 "Executive of the Year"; and to extending a most sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to her for her continuing service to the people of Guam. ADOPTED: 2/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 32-31 (LS) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the Ilocano Association of Guam (ILOAG) on the occasion of their Forty-Sixth (46th) Anniversary Celebration, and to extending Un Dangkulo Na Si Yuus Ma'ase to them for their efforts in implementing noteworthy community projects on Guam. ADOPTED: 2/22/11. Intro

Resolution No. 30-31 (LS) (As Introduced) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to urging the Department of Defence, and in particular the Department of the Navy, to add a "fifth pillar" to the recently developed "four pillar" plan, for the purpose of properly addressing the needs and requirements of both the Federal Government and the people of Guam relative to the ongoing buildup of military forces.

Resolution No. 29-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to recognizing and commending the organizers of the Fifth (5th) Women Veterans Conference for the honorable contributions and efforts they have made for women in our community, and the people of Guam, on the observance of March as "National Women's History Month". ADOPTED: 2/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 28-31 (LS) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / T.R. Muna-Bares

Relative to recognizing and congratulating the University of Guam (UOG) Students, Faculty, Staff, President, and the UOG Board of Regents on the observance of the University of Guam 2011 Charter Day celebrations; and to further commending the UOG 2011 Charter Day Committee for their work in continuing the traditional annual celebration of this auspicious and historic event. ADOPTED: 2/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 27-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to commending and congratulating Lourdes A. (Lou) Leon Guerrero on the occasion of being named the 2010 "Executive of the Year," and to expressing a moce sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase' for her continued service to our island and people. WITHDRAWN

Resolution No. 26-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D. / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to honoring and recognizing the Guam Community College for its contributions to the island community; and to commending them on the celebration of Career and Technical Education Month during Open Campus Day on February 18, 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/17/11. Intro

Resolution No. 25-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Rosita M. Torres on her retirement from the Department of Public Health and Social Services; and to extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to her for her generous contributions in support of families in need, and for her efforts in improving the lives of the people of Guam. ADOPTED Committee on Rules: 2/18/11. Intro

Resolution No. 24-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - A.A. Yamashita, Ph.D.

Relative to ensuring that the health, safety and quality of life of Guam's community is preserved by requesting the Joint Region Marianas to implement noise mitigation measures to reduce the impact of military aircraft activities.

Resolution No. 22-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and commending Alejandro (Alex) Baet Gagaring for his achievements and hard work during his 2009 and 2010 term as the President of the Filipino Community of Guam; and to extending a sincere Un Dangkolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his invaluable contributions to the island of Guam. ADOPTED Committee on Rules: 2/18/11. Intro

Resolution No. 21-31 (COR) - B.J.F. Cruz / T.R. Muna-Barnes / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guam for their invaluable services and contributions to the youth of Guam on the occasion of National Mentoring Month; and to further congratulating John Ibanez, "Big Brother of the Year"; Connie Moral-Mayers, "Big Sister of the Year"; and Joseph Husslein, "Honorary Big Brother of the Year". ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/15/11. Intro

Resolution No. 20-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada / D.G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the incoming Officers of the Filipino Community of Guam (FCG) for 2011-2012, and to recognizing these fine individuals for their unselfish love and devotion to the people of Guam, as evidenced by their willingness to serve in one of our island's major and longest running philanthropic, non-profit civic organizations. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/18/11.

Resolution No. 19-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - R.J. Respicio / B.J.F. Cruz

Relative to acknowlegding award-winning filmmaker Rob Stewart for his advocacy in providing positive attention for sharks and exposing the environmental and over-fishing realities faced by sharks; for debunking shark stereotypes; for educating the public on these issues; for building support for their survival, and for creating the epic, world-renowned documentary, Sharkwater."

Resolution No. 18-31 (COR) - Committee on Rules

Relative to approving the expenditure of Four Thousand Nine Hundred Dollars ($4,900.00) from the Central Operations Budget of I Mina'trentai Unu Na Liheslaturan Guahan for the purchase of computer hardware, software and video production equipment for the enhancement of production capabilities for the Legislature Television Channel. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/24/11. Intro

Resolution No. 16-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / M. Silva Taijeron / T.R. Muna-Barnes

Relative to commending and congratulating Mr. Juanito Roldan for his accomplishments and contributions to the island of Guam on the occasion of his Ninety-fifth (95th) Birthday Celebration. ADOPTED Committee on Rules: 1/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 15-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / B.J.F. Cruz / J.P. Guthertz, DPA

Relative to expressing the concerns of I Liheslaturan Guahan relative to the proposal made by the Department of Defense (DoD) to drill additional fresh water wells into Guam's aquifer, and to reqpest that DoD provide additional financial resources for water conservation and a comprehensive water management program; to encourage the use of green technology to make the best use of limited water resources; to prevent mining of Guam's quifer for commercial purposes; and to declare that safe and clean drinking water and sanitation are human rights essencial to the full enjoyment of life. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/26/11. Intro

Resolution No. 14-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / J.P. Guthertz, DPA / C.M. Duenas

Relative to commending and congratulating Ronald A. Chargualaf, Machinist Mate First Class (E-6), on the occasion of his retirement from the United States Navy; and to expressing a most sincere Un Dangolo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his twenty (20) years of service to our country and our island. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 13-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Johnson Controls, Inc., for integrating its operations into Guam's professional landscape, and contributing to the economic and workforce development in Guam. ADOPTED: 1/28/11. Intro

Resolution No. 12-31 (COR) - v.c. pangelinan / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to expressing the sense of I Liheslaturan Guahan's expenditure priority for Compact Impact Aid funds for Fiscal Year 2012 to I Maga'lahen Guahan and to the Secretary of Interior to support capital improvement projects and operations of various impacted government agencies and departments. ADOPTED: 4/4/11. Intro

Resolution No. 11-31 (COR) - Committee on Rules

Relative to approving the budgetary allocations of I Mina'trentai Unu Na Liheslaturan Guahan for the second, third and fourth quarters of Fiscal Year 2011. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/21/11. Intro

Resolution No. 10-31 (COR) - A.B. Palacios, Sr. / R.J. Respicio / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D.

Relative to recognizing and commending the Honorable Robert J. Torres for his outstanding leadership during his recent term as the Chief Justice of the Judiciary of Guam; and to extending Un Dangkulo' Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his excellent contributions and accomplishments in realizing significant progress in the administration of justice to the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 2/8/11. Intro

Resolution No. 9-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / T.C. Ada / V.A. Ada

Relative to recognizing and congratulating Mr. Thomas Young on the occasion of his retirement as Executive Vice President of Hawaiian Rock Products; and to further extending a sincere Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to him for his generous contributions and support in improving the lives of the people of Guam. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 8-31 (COR) (As Introduced) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / v.c. pangelinan / R.J. Respicio

Relative to expressing the objection of I Mina'trenai Unu Na Liheslaturan Guahan to the 112th United States Congress for restricting the voting rights of Territorial and District Congressional Delegates.

Resolution No. 7-31 (COR) - J.P. Guthertz, DPA / R.J. Respicio / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing the participants of the 2011 Martin Luther King Day of Service celebrated on January 17, 2011, and to memorializing Dr. King's call to action with this year's celebratory theme, "Follow the Leaders. Become a Leader!" ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 6-31 (COR) - D.G. Rodriguez, Jr. / v.c. pangelinan / V.A. Ada

Relative to commending the Guam Chamber of Commerce Committee on Guam Young Professionals on successfully completing its first year in the Guam Chamber of Commerce. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 5-31 (COR) - R.J. Respicio / M. Silva Taijeron / T.C. Ada

Relative to recognizing and commending Dr. Tan Siu Lin and the Luen Thai Grou pof companies for their forty-five (45) years of enterprise around the world, most especially in Guam, where the many services and opportunities they have provided have truly benefited our island community. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/10/11. Intro

Resolution No. 4-31 (COR) - T.R. Muna-Barnes / J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / R.J. Respicio

Relative to commending the Planning K Group of Japan on their visit to Guam to pay respects to the victims of World War II in Guam, and to promote peace and fellowship through their visit to Guam; and to extending Un Dangkulo Na Si Yu'os Ma'ase to Mr. Kensuka Haga, Mr. Kosuke Haga, and the U.S. Explore and Study Inc. for their work on the project. ADOTPED by the Committee on Rules: 1/14/11. Intro

Resolution No. 3-31 (COR) - J.T. Won Pat, Ed.D. / T.R. Muna-Barnes / R.J. Respicio

Relative to recognizing and honoring the late Honorable Adalbert Eledui as a seminal leader of the Pacific and the people of Palau; and to further extending condolences to his family on his passing. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/7/11. Intro

Resolution No. 2-31 (COR) - Sam Mabini, Ph.D. / F.F. Blas, Jr. / Dennis G. Rodriguez, Jr.

Relative to commending and congratulating the incoming and outgoing Officers and Board of Directors of the Filipino Ladies Association of Guam on the occasion of the Association's Fiftieth (50th) Induction Ceremony. ADOPTED by the Committee on Rules: 1/7/11.







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