Midway Islands Government - 2002
SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Dependency status unincorporated territory of the US; formerly administered from Washington, DC, by the US Navy, under Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Pacific Division; this facility has been operationally closed since 10 September 1993; on 31 October 1996, through a presidential executive order, the jurisdiction and control of the atoll was transferred to the Fish and Wildlife Service of the US Department of the Interior as part of the National Wildlife Refuge system
Legal system the laws of the US, where applicable, apply
the flag of the US is used
NOTE: The information regarding Midway Islands on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Midway Islands Government 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Midway Islands Government 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.