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File #: 21-085    Version: 1 Name: N/A
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/1/2021 In control: TRIBAL COUNCIL
On agenda: 9/13/2021 Final action: 9/15/2021
Enactment date: 9/13/2021 Enactment #: R-047-21
Title: A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING COMPLIANCE WITH 24 CFR ? 1003.604 CITIZEN PARTICIPATION
Sponsors: Daryl Legg, Mike Shambaugh
Indexes: American Rescue Plan Act , Grant, ICDBG Funding, Indian Community Development Block Grant
Code sections: N/A - Not Applicable
Attachments: 1. R-47-21.PDF

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A RESOLUTION CERTIFYING COMPLIANCE WITH 24 CFR § 1003.604 CITIZEN PARTICIPATION

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WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation since time immemorial has exercised the sovereign rights of self-government on 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, the Cherokee Nation is desirous of participation in the Indian Community Development Block Grant - American Rescue Plan (ICDBG-ARP) program through submission of an application;

WHEREAS, HUD has set out requirements for citizen participation in PIH Notice 2021-22, Section 10(b)(i);

WHEREAS, PIH Notice 2021-22, Section 10(b)(i) waives the following subparts to allow for means other than in-person means to meet the citizen participation requirement: 24 CFR § 1003.604(a)(2), 24 CFR § 1003.604(b), and 24 CFR §1003.305(c)(3);

WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation is continuously seeking and responding to citizen questions and comments through ongoing processes of the Tribe in order to better serve its citizenry;

WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation has met the specific requirements of HUD, as specified in PIH Notice 2021-22, Section 10(b)(i), through public notice posted on August 18, 2021, acceptance and consideration of comments, and requests made by respondents;

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CHEROKEE NATION, that the Tribal Council hereby certifies that Cherokee Nation has met the requirement of HUD set out in 24 CFR § 1003.604(a) regarding Citizen Participation, for the ICDBG-ARP grant application to be submitted for Fiscal Year 2021.