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File #: 16-021    Version: 1 Name: N/A
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/4/2016 In control: TRIBAL COUNCIL
On agenda: 2/17/2016 Final action: 3/22/2016
Enactment date: 3/14/2016 Enactment #: R-019-16
Title: A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE REVISION OF ONE COUNCIL STANDING COMMITTEE AND THE CREATION OF A NEW STANDING COMMITTEE
Sponsors: Joe Byrd, Victoria Vazquez, Buel Anglen, Keith Austin, Jack D. Baker, Harley Buzzard, Shawn Crittenden, Don Garvin, Frankie Hargis , Wanda Hatfield, Rex Jordan, Dick Lay, Curtis Snell, Janees Taylor, David Thornton, Sr. , David Walkingstick, Bryan Warner
Indexes: Committee, Culture, Education
Code sections: N/A - Not Applicable
Attachments: 1. R-19-16.PDF

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A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE REVISION OF ONE COUNCIL STANDING COMMITTEE AND THE CREATION OF A NEW STANDING COMMITTEE

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WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation since time immemorial has exercised the sovereign rights of self-government in behalf of the Cherokee people;

 

WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation is a federally recognized Indian Nation with a historic and continual government to government relationship with the United States of America;

 

WHEREAS, recognizing, honoring, understanding, enhancing, and continuing tribal culture for the future and for all our current Cherokee Nation citizens as well as future generations is an important task for the Cherokee Nation Council; and,

 

WHEREAS, to enhance and continue Cherokee Culture, the current Education and Culture Committee should be changed to be just the Education Committee and a new committee titled Culture Committee should be created; and,

 

WHEREAS, the Council of the Cherokee Nation wants to change the Education and Culture Committee to Education Committee and establish a new committee titled Culture Committee; and, therefore,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CHEROKEE NATION that the Council of the Cherokee Nation hereby changes the Education and Culture Committee specifically to an Education Committee and a new Committee is hereby created titled Culture Committee.