Navajo Council Health & Education Committee hearing COVID-19 Vaccine Report, 10 am, 9.9.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,
It’s already a very Busy day…and Awesome Fall weather!! And here’s CALL IN NUMBER: (928) 223-3958 to attend Health, Education & Human Services Committee meeting. Please, Please MUTE your Phones. Ahe’hee!.

The HEHS will be hearing a report from the Navajo Nation Health Division by Jill Jim, PhD, on how her division plans to distribute COVID-19 Vaccine when it becomes available. They are also scheduled to hear an Update report on the Gallup Indian Medical Center relocation.

Proposed legislation before the HEHS involves the Navajo Nation Veterans Trust Fund and a separate bill for financial assistance for Headstart.

PROPOSED AGENDA HEALTH, EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE
24th NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL
Regular Meeting via Telecommunications
CALL IN NUMBER: (928) 223-3958
September 09, 2020, 10:00 a.m.

PRESIDING : Honorable Daniel E. Tso, Chairperson
Honorable Carl Roessel Slater, Vice-Chairperson
PLACE : Via Telecommunications
Window Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona)


□ Paul Begay, Jr. □ Charlaine Tso
□ Carl Roessel Slater □ Daniel E. Tso
□ Pernell Halona □ Edison J. Wauneka


1) CALL MEETING TO ORDER; ROLL CALL; INVOCATION; ANNOUNCEMENTS
2) RECOGNIZE GUESTS AND VISITING OFFICIALS

3) REVIEW AND ADOPT THE AGENDA
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
4) REVIEW AND ADOPT THE JOURNAL(S): August 12, 19, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 2020
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
5) RECEIVING REPORT
a. Report from NAIHS – Step 2 of the Site Selection
Presenters: Roselyn Tso, NAIHS Area Director; Honorable Daniel E. Tso
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
b. Report on COVID-19 Vaccine – How is NDOH to proceed once available?
Presenters: Dr. Jill Jim, NDOH Executive Director; Honorable Daniel E. Tso
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
c. Report on New Mexico Impact Aid
Presenters: Patricia Gonnie, Acting Superintendent of School and DODE Staff;
Assigned NNDOJ Unit Attorney; Honorable Daniel E. Tso
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
6) OLD BUSINESS
7) NEW BUSINESS
a. Legislation 0216-20: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, Law and Order, and Naabik’iyati’ Committees and Navajo Nation Council; Extending The Fund Lapse Exception to the Annual Appropriation to the Veterans Trust Fund, as Set Forth
in 12 N.N.C. § 1171 (B), Through Navajo Nation Fiscal Year 2024 Sponsor: Honorable
Eugenia Charles-Newton; Co-Sponsor: Honorable Seth Damon (Eligible for Committee Action September 03, 2020)
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
b. Legislation 0217-20: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services Committee; Approving a Cash March in the Amount of $2,177,521.38 for Head Start in Business Unit Number 119032 2024. Sponsor: Honorable Pernell Halona (Eligible for Committee Action September 06, 2020)
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
c. Other
m: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
Not Voting: Absent:
8) CLOSE OF MEETING; ANNOUNCEMENTS; ADJOURNMENT
Adjournment Motion: s: v: Yeas: Nays:
THIS AGENDA SUBJECT TO CHANGE: The public is advised that the Navajo Nation Council Agenda and the Agendas of the Standing Committees
are not final until adopted by a majority vote of the Navajo Nation Council or the Standing Committees at a Navajo Nation Council or a Standing
Committee meeting pursuant to 2 N.N.C. §§163 and 183, Navajo Nation Council Rule of Order No. 7, and Standing Rule of Order No. 8.

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