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2017 RESOLUTIONS OF THE TOHONO O'ODHAM LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

JANUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, January 9, 2017
#17-001Legislative Order - Recognizing the Sells District Council Appointment of Idaleen Reyes as Legislative Council Alternate to Legislative Council Representative Barbara Havier
#17-002PDF iconResolution - DEFEATED – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for January 2017
#17-003PDF iconResolution - Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for January 2017, Excluding 1 Applicant
#17-004PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 16-83, 12-88, 97-460, 99-004, 99-360, 2000-176, 2000-486, 06-511, 10-462, 11-158 and 13-220 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrollment Members
#17-005PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolutions Nos. 129-83, 27-84, 97-322, 99-140, 99-200, 99-311, 99-420, 99-475, 2000-035, 2000-083, 2000-176, 01-589, 13-243 and 14-396 to Correct Names of Enrollment Members and/or Enrollment Numbers
#17-006PDF iconResolution - Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for January 2017 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#17-007PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 16-540 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for November 2016 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#17-008PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 16-565 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for December 2016 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#17-009PDF iconResolution - Amending 26 Tohono O’odham Code Chapter 1, Article 3
#17-010Resolution - DEFEATED - Approving FY 2017 Chukut Kuk District Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-011PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Judicial Branch Budget Amendment #2
#17-012Legislative Order - Holding January 12, 2017 General Session at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa for a Gaming Meeting
#17-013Legislative Order - Holding January 13, 2017 General Session at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa for the Arizona Indian Gaming Association Meeting
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017
#17-014PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Water Resources Department SAWRSA Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-015PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Department of Health and Human Services Pre-Award and Start-up Budget
#17-016PDF iconResolution - Approving Fiscal Year 2017 Gu Achi District Budget Amendment #1 for Cababi Community
#17-017PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety Tohono O’odham Nation Police Department 638 Law Enforcement Services Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-018PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety, Law Enforcement, U. S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation Purpose Area #1: COPS Tribal Resource Grant Program – Equipment/Training Budget
#17-019PDF iconResolution - Appointing Delma M. Garcia to the TERO Commission for a Term Expiring January 31, 2020
#17-020PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Dental Services Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-021PDF iconResolution - Amending 7 Tohono O’odham Code Chapter 1 – Criminal Code, Section 3.4 Criminal Trespass
#17-022PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Tribal Employment Rights Commission Budget
#17-023PDF iconResolution - Approving Comments of the Tohono O’odham Nation Regarding United States Department of the Interior Criteria and Procedures of Indian Water Rights Settlements
#17-024PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2017 Executive Branch Miss Tohono O’odham Nation Budget Amendment No. 1
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017
#17-025Resolution - DEFEATED - Approving Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Governing Body Bylaws
#17-026PDF iconResolution - Approving Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Governing Body Bylaws
#17-027Legislative Order - Recognizing Pisinemo District Council Appointment of Caroline D. Garcia as Legislative Council Alternate to Legislative Council Representative Chester Antone
#17-028PDF iconResolution - Approving the FY 2017 Department of Education, Education Assistance Program Budget Amendment No. 1
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Thursday, January 12, 2017
Session in Glendale/Phoenix - No Action Items
Friday, January 13, 2017
Session in Glendale/Phoenix - No Action Items
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
#17-029PDF iconLegislative Order – Setting January 31, 2017 Special Session to Address the Proposed Garnishment Law
#17-030PDF iconLegislative Order – Setting January 25, 2017 Special Session for an Update from the Bureau of Indian Education Schools
#17-031PDF iconLegislative Order – Approving the November 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2016 General Session Minutes
#17-032PDF iconResolution - Approving the Utility Alignment Recordation Procedures for Tohono O’odham Utility Authority Projects
#17-033PDF iconLegislative Order - Approving the December 05, 07, 08 and 12, 2016 General Session Minutes
#17-034PDF iconLegislative Order - Setting January 23, 2017 Special Session to Address Filing an Amicus Curiae Brief in Protecting Arizona’s Resources and Children, et al v. Federal Highway Administration Case
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Monday, January 23, 2017 Special Session
#17-035PDF iconResolution - Authorizing the Filing an Amicus Curiae Brief in Protecting Arizona’s Resources and Children, et al and Gila River Indian Community v. Federal Highway Administration, et al
#17-036PDF iconLegislative Order - Setting February 3, 2017 Special Session for a Financial Update by the Nation’s Treasurer – Budget and Finance Committee
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Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Special Session
#17-037PDF iconLegislative Order – Recognizing Automatic Removal of Mario J.B. Juan as Legislative Council Alternate for the Schuk Toak District and Vacancy in Office
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Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Special Session
#17-038PDF iconLegislative Order - Certifying Election of Representative Lucinda Allen as Tohono O’odham Legislative Council Vice Chairperson
#17-039PDF iconLegislative Order - Amending Committee Memberships Certified by Legislative Order No. 15-228, “Certifying Elections of Council Representatives to the Legislative Council Standing Committees, Certifying Committee Officers, and Seating Council Representatives to Committee Memberships”
#17-040PDF iconResolution - Enacting Nation’s Garnishment Law as 4 Tohono O’odham Code Chapter 3
#17-041PDF iconResolution - Approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona and the Tohono O’odham Nation to develop Phase 4 of the Climate Adaptation
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Friday, February 3, 2017 Special Session
#17-042PDF iconLegislative Order - Setting March 1, 2017 Special Session to Address Appointments to the Community Development Financial Institution Board of Directors, Economic Development Authority Board of Directors, Tohono O’odham Utility Authority Management Board and Gaming Office Executive Director

FEBRUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, February 6, 2017
#17-043PDF iconResolution - Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for February 2017
#17-044PDF iconResolution - Recognition of Relinquishment from membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for the month of February 2017
#17-045PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 114-80, 127-83, 97-460, 98-357, 99-420, 99-475, and 01-543 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#17-046PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 138-81, 98-357, 98-429, 99-140, 99-360, 01-004, 01-496, 02-332, 10-337 and 16-564 to Correct Names and/or Dates of Birth of Enrolled Members
#17-047PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 12-146 & 16-565 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for April 2012 and May 2012 & December 2016 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank”
#17-048PDF iconResolution - Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for February 2017 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#17-049PDF iconResolution - Approving the Ge Oidag Community FY 2017 Mining Royalties Budget carryover from FY 2016 in the amount of $28,813.32
#17-050PDF iconResolution - Approving the Ge Oidag Community FY 2017 INT-01-14 Budget carryover from FY 2016 in the amount of $31,565.02
#17-051PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution 17-050, “Approving the Ge Oidag Community FY 2017 INT-01-14 Budget carryover from FY 2016 in the amount of $31,565.02”
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017
#17-052PDF iconResolution - Approving 2017 Annual Scheduling Agreement with New Magma Irrigation and Drainage District
#17-053PDF iconResolution - Border Security and Immigration Enforcement on the Tohono O’odham Nation
#17-054Legislative Order – Approving the June 25, 26, 27, 28 and 29, 2012 Special Session Minutes
#17-055Legislative Order – Approving the December 14, 2016 Special Session Minutes
#17-056Legislative Order – Approving the January 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 17, 2017 General Session Minutes
#17-057Legislative Order – Approving the January 23, 2017 Special Session Minutes
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017
#17-058PDF iconResolution - Approving Agreement to Enter Into New Master Lease Between the Nation and TOKA for a Term of Fifty Years for TOKA’s 2017 Low Income Housing Tax Credit Project
#17-059PDF iconResolution - Approving the FY 2017 Attorney Contract between the Tohono O’odham Nation and The Clark Law Firm, P.C.
#17-060PDF iconResolution - Approving the FY 2017 Attorney Contract between the Tohono O’odham Nation and Yoder & Langford, P.C. regarding 401(k) Matters
#17-061PDF iconResolution - Approving Restatement of 401(k) Retirement Plan
#17-062PDF iconResolution - Approving Arizona Department of Economic Security Intergovernmental Agreement Amendment No. 3
#17-063PDF iconResolution - Approving a Memorandum of Agreement between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the San Xavier District
#17-064PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment No. 3 to the Intergovernmental Agreement between Arizona Health Care Cost Containment Systems and Tohono O’odham Nation
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Thursday, February 9, 2017
No Action Items
Friday, February 10, 2017
#17-065PDF iconLegislative Order – Setting February 28, 2017 Special Session to Consider Judicial Appointments to the Tohono O’odham Judicial Court
#17-066PDF iconLegislative Order – Holding March 10, 2017 General Session in Nogales, Arizona for a Tour of the Customs and Border Protection’s Integrated Fixed Tower System
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Special Session
#17-067PDF iconResolution – Adopting Amendments to the Amended Judicial Appointment Procedure
#17-068PDF iconResolution – Appointing Donald Harvey to the Tohono O’odham Judicial Court
#17-069PDF iconResolution – Appointing Rene Alcoverde, Jr. to the Tohono O’odham Judicial Court
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Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Special Session
#17-070PDF iconResolution – Approving the Appointment of Mr. Chadwick Smith as Attorney General of the Tohono O’odham Nation
#17-071PDF iconResolution – Approving the Appointment of Dr. Alberto Siquieros as the Executive Director of the Nation’s Department of Education
#17-072PDF iconResolution - Urging Bureau of Indian Education to Remove Principal of Tohono O’odham High School from Tohono O’odham Nation
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MARCH GENERAL SESSION

Monday, March 6, 2017
#17-073Legislative Order - Amending Legislative Order No. 15-228, “Certifying Elections of Council Representatives to the Legislative Council Standing Committees, Certifying Committee Officers, and Seating Council Representatives to Committee Memberships” and Legislative Order No. 15-241, “Adopting 2015-2017 Legislative Council Committee Meeting Schedule” to Reflect Election of Standing Committee Officers and Change in Committee Membership
#17-074PDF iconResolution – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for March 2017
#17-075PDF iconResolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 127-83, 197-83, 91-342, 95-139, 97-480, 02-074, 06-002 and 16-119 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#17-076PDF iconResolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 94-109, 99-360, 99-475, 01-589 and 11-158 to Correct Names of Enrolled Members
#17-077PDF iconResolution – Amending Resolution No. 15-020 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for February 2015 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank”
#17-078PDF iconResolution – Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for March 2017 of Tohono O’odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#17-079PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Water Resources Department Environmental Protection Agency Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-080PDF iconResolution – Accepting U.S. Department of Justice Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation Violence Against Women Tribal Governments Program Grant and Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Department of Health and Human Services CTAS DOJ Violence Against Women Budget
#17-081PDF iconResolution – Accepting U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Family Violence Prevention and Services Grant and Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Department of Health and Human Services Family Violence Prevention Budget
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Tuesday, March 7, 2017
#17-082PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Health Care San Simon Purchased Referred Care Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-083PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Simon Medical Records Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-084PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Simon Patient Account Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-085PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Purchased Referred Care Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-086PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells General Medical and Surgical Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-087PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Safety Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-088PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Medical Records Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-089PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Inpatient Nursing Branch Department Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-090PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Medical Professional Services Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-091PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells Pathology and Medical Lab Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-092PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Sells EMS Dispatch Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-093PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Xavier Purchased Referred Care Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-094PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Xavier Dental Services Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-095PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Xavier Medical Records Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-096PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Xavier Outpatient Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-097PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care San Xavier Patient Accounts Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-098PDF iconResolution – Accepting U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Education, Sovereignty in Indian Education Three-Month No-Cost Grant Extension and Approving FY 2017 Department of Education Sovereignty in Indian Education Budget
#17-099PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Education, Special Services Program, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Part B Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-100Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Education, Education Administration Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-101Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Schuk Toak District Budget Amendment No. 1 17-102
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Wednesday, March 8, 2017
#17-102Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Hewel Ni’ok’s KOHN Corporation for Public Broadcasting Community Service Grant Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-103Resolution – DEFEATED - Approving FY 2017 Hewel Ni’ok’s KOHN Corporation for Public Broadcasting Community Service Grant Restricted Budget
#17-104PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety, Environmental Protection Office Clean Air Act Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-105PDF iconResolution – Accepting U.S. Department of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Program Grant no-cost extension and Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety DOJ COPS Hiring Program Grant Budget
#17-106PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Program, Homeland Security Grant Budget
#17-107PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety Law Enforcement Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-108PDF iconResolution – Approving Deputy Attorney General as Acting Attorney General
#17-109Legislative Order – Approving the January 25, 2017 Special Session Minutes
#17-110Legislative Order – Approving the January 31, 2017 Special Session Minutes
#17-111Legislative Order – Approving the February 03, 2017 Special Session Minutes
#17-112Legislative Order – Approving the February 06, 07, 08, 09 and 10, 2017 General Session Minutes
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Thursday, March 9, 2017
#17-113Resolution – Approving Amendment No. 1 to Intergovernmental Agreement ADHS 16-102341 with the Arizona Department of Health Services for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
#17-114Resolution – Authorizing United States Customs and Border Protection to Perform Emergency Maintenance and Repair Work on “Border Fence Road” and “Traditional Northern Road” for an Additional Six Months Subject to Best Management Practices and Conditions
Friday, March 10, 2017
Tour in Nogales, Az.
Monday, March 13, 2017
#17-115Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Nation Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Senior Services, Title III C-1 Congregate; C-2 Home Delivered Meals; B-Transportation; Caregiver Information and Referral; E-Caregiver Outreach; and Caregiver Training Budget Amendments No. 1
#17-116PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Distribution Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-117PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Health and Human Services, Tribal Food Distribution Budget Amendment No. 1
#17-118Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Health and Human Services Cenpatico Tas Tonlik Ki Budget
#17-119Resolution – Accepting the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration Native Connections Grant Approving the FY 2017 Tohono O’odham Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration Native Connections Grant Budget
#17-120Resolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Senior Services, Title VI-C Caregiver Support; Title VI-A Grants for Native Americans; and Title VI Nutrition Services Incentive Program Budget Amendments No. 1
#17-121PDF iconResolution – Approving FY 2017 Department of Public Safety, Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act Program Budget
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