About Us

The Commonwealth Law Revision Commission is the official compiler and publisher of Commonwealth law. The Commission was established in 1983; in 1993, it was reorganized and transferred from the executive branch to the judicial branch of the Commonwealth government. See 1 CMC §§ 3801, et seq.

The Law Revision Commission Office is located in the Guma Hustisia (Judicial Complex) in Susupe, Saipan.  Business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (with a lunch break from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.), Monday through Friday.

Commission Members:

Chief Justice Alexandro C. Castro
Commonwealth Supreme Court
Commission Chair

Senator Steve K. Mesngon
Chair of the Senate Committee on Judiciary,
Government and Law

Representative Ivan A. Blanco
Chair of the House Committee on Judiciary & Government Operations

Edward E. Manibusan
Attorney General, AGO

Bruce L. Mailman, Esq.
Representative of the Northern Mariana Islands Bar Association

Commission Staff:

Hyun Jae Lee

Executive Director

Breeze K. Potter

Staff Attorney


Staff Attorney

Albert A. Hicking

Website & Office Manager

Kelsey O. George

Publications Clerk & Administrative Assistant