Funding for Palau Compact passed U.S. House to Senate
By: L.N. Reklai
July 18, 2017 (Washington D.C.) U.S. House of Representatives passed National Defense Authorization Act of FY 2018 to Senate for action on July 14, 2017. The bill contained a provision authorizing $123.0 million to pay for the United States financial obligation under the Compact of Free Association with Palau.