associated state

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Synonyms for associated state

a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs

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provide clarity that people from the Freely Associated States lawfully residing in the U.
Three territories and three freely associated states had no persons under monitoring.
Under the Compact of Free Association, citizens of the Freely Associated States (Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), and the Republic of Palau (ROP) can freely enter the United States and its Insular Areas for education, employment, and training purposes.
The economic boom brought additional Americans, Europeans, Southeast Asians (Chinese, Japanese, Filipinos, Koreans, Thai, Vietnamese, Indians, Laotians, Cambodians, Bangladeshi, Burmese), people from the Americas, South Pacific Islanders, and even more immigrants from the Freely Associated States of Micronesia.
Security Interests in the Pacific Freely Associated States Compact of Free Association U.
territories and the Freely Associated States (FAS), as well as Polynesia, including Hawaii and American Samoa.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) today announced the recipients of seven competitive library grants totaling $244,388 for the Pacific Territories, Freely Associated States, and U.
Through investment in new library offerings such as gaming materials, as well as ongoing support of mobile library services, technology infrastructure, cultural heritage preservation, and professional development for library staff, IMLS is helping the residents of the Pacific Territories, Freely Associated States, and U.
Mobilizing communities to support educational improvements is one of the challenges confronting educators in the Freely Associated States (FAS), which consists of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau.
territories, and Freely Associated States * voluntarily report outbreaks of recreational water-associated illness to CDC.
A table provides a bird's-eye view of funding by title and lists the implications for education in the state of Hawai'i, the territories, the Freely Associated States, and for PREL.